Mr Robert Smith

Mr Robert Smith

IPR and Licensing Manager

Location: BGS Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3508

E-mail Mr Robert Smith

Biography

  • 2005 – ongoing : IPR & Licensing Manager, BGS
  • 2001 –2005 : Trade Mark Assistant, Potter Clarkson LLP
  • 1998 –2001 : Assistant to Head of Trade Marks, The Boots Company plc
  • 1994 –1998 : Trade Mark Paralegal, British-American Tobacco

Accreditations

  • 2009 : MA (with distinction) UK, EC and US Copyright Law, King's College London
  • 2006 : Qualification as UK Trade Mark Attorney
  • 1990 –1993 : BA (Hons) Economics & Philosophy, University of York

Current projects and collaboration

Research interests

  • Copyright Law
  • IPR-related Legislation
  • Licensing Models
  • Public Sector Data Policies
  • Trade Marks

Skills

  • Contractual negotiation / Agreement drafting (including attendance at Praxis Unico "Research Contracts" course, 2017)
  • IPR & Licensing Advisory Services
  • Inteum IPR Database Management (including completion of "Inteum Administrator Online Certification" course, 2016).
  • Trade Mark Registration