Lucie Guibault

Member of the Nexa Board of Trustees (2013-2021)

Main affiliation: Law and Technology Institute of the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University (Canada)

After nearly twenty years at the Institute for Information Law of the University of Amsterdam, Dr. Lucie Guibault will join as of 1 July 2017 the Schulich School of Law of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She studied law at the Université de Montréal (Canada) and received in 2002 her doctorate from the University of Amsterdam, where she defended her thesis on Copyright Limitations and Contracts: An Analysis of the Contractual Overridability of Limitations on Copyright. She is specialized in international and comparative copyright and intellectual property law. Lucie Guibault has been carrying out research for the European Commission, Dutch ministries, UNESCO and the Council of Europe. Her main areas of interest include copyright and related rights in the information society, open content licensing, collective rights management, limitations and exceptions in copyright, and author’s contract law. Lucie will pursue her work on the impact of digital technology on the development of intellectual property norms at the Law and Technology Institute of the Schulich School of Law.