Maurizio Borghi


Main affiliation: Università degli Studi di Torino (Italy)

Member of the Nexa Board of Trustees

Maurizio Borghi is Full Professor of Commercial Law t the Department of Law of the University of Turin (Italy). He was previously Professor of Law at Bournemouth University, where he was the Director of the Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management (CIPPM).
Prior to joining Bournemouth he has been lecturer at Brunel University Law School, research fellow at Bocconi University of Milan and visiting scholar at the Center for the Study of Law and Society at the University of California, Berkeley. His research is primarily focused on developing a right-based understanding of law for the information society. In this vein, he has extensively published on the subjects of copyright, data protection, and the role of law in the digital age. His monograph Copyright and Mass Digitization (co-authored with Stavroula Karapapa) has been published in 2013 by Oxford University Press.