Jonathan DC Turner
Thirteen Old Square® Chambers
14 Old Square
London WC2A 3UE, UK
Tel: +44 (0)20 7831 4445
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I have specialised in intellectual property law since commencing practice as a barrister in 1983. I have acted in numerous matters relating to all of the main types of intellectual property. These have included a number of significant cases such as
I am frequently instructed in cases relating to the internet, including
I am a WIPO and Czech Arbitration Court panelist for domain name disputes under the UDRP and the EU regulations.
For further details of some of the more significant IP cases in which I have acted please click here.
I studied electronics and biochemistry at London University and have handled cases in a variety of technical fields, including oriented polymer nets, polyurethane coatings, statins, software, vehicle components and farm machinery. I am also the joint author of a paper on acute glaucoma. Further details of my education are set out in my curriculum vitae.
I did a Masters Degree in European Law at Brussels University and I am particularly interested in European aspects of intellectual property law, including the application of competition and free trade rules in this area and the interpretation of harmonising legislation.
My experience as head of IP law at Coopers & Lybrand UK has also given me knowledge of tax, valuation and commercial issues relating to intellectual property.
I have contributed to a number of publications on intellectual property law, in particular on the interface between protection of IP and prohibitions of restraints on free trade and competition. Please click here for details.