Jens Hemmingsen Schovsbo
Centre for Information and Innovation Law
Karen Blixens Plads 16, 2300 København S, 6B Bygning 6B (Afsnit 3), Building: 6B-3-34
Professor Jens Schovsbo, LL.D. and PhD, was born in 1965 and has since 2003 been professor of IPR at the University of Copenhagen, Center for Information and Innovation Law (CIIR)(www.ciir.dk/English). He got his Danish LLM (“cand.jur”) from the University of Copenhagen in 1991 and earned his PhD in 1996 and his LL.D. in 2001 from the same university. He is the author or co-author of 10+ Danish monographs on IP and related areas and has published extensively in Danish, Scandinavian, and international law journals primarily on Intellectual Property Law and with a particular interest for the intersection to competition law. He has taught and lectured at a number of foreign universities including universities in Scandinavia, China, France, and the US. He was a visiting professor at the University of San Diego, School of Law in 2008/2009 where he is now an external member of the faculty. Amongst other posts he is the President of the International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP) (2019 – 2021) and a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition in Munich. He is the reviewer for a number of law journals.