Uma Suthersanen

Professor, School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London.

Uma Suthersanen is a Professor of International Intellectual Property Law at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies in the School of Law at Queen Mary, University of London. She is the Course Director for the LLM modules “Global Policy and Economics of Intellectual Property”, and "International and Comparative Law of Copyright and Related Rights". She is currently a Vice-Chairman of the British Literary and Artistic Copyright Association (having held the Chairmanship from 2006-2010), an Executive Committee Member of L’Association Littéraire et Artistique Internationale, and a Visiting Fellow at the Intellectual Property Academy of Singapore. Her research focuses on the global and interdisciplinary aspects of intellectual property law, and she has acted as consultant to UNCTAD, UNESCO, and the World Intellectual Property Organisation.