A recording of the Annual Lecture given by Professor Sir Hugh Laddie QC
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Professor Sir Hugh Laddie QC practised at the Bar for 25 years, the last 10 as a Queens Counsel, in the area of Intellectual Property Law and was Standing Counsel to the Crown in this area while a junior. He appeared as counsel in leading IP cases in the High Court, the Court of Appeal, House of Lords, Privy Council and the European Court of Justice. He was appointed to the High Court Bench in 1995 and was assigned to the Chancery Division. He was one of the judges of the Patents Court, latterly being the senior judge. He resigned from the Bench in 2005.
Sir Hugh has been a Consultant to Rouse & Co International since 2005 and is Professor of Intellectual Property Law at UCL. He is co-author of The Modern Law of Copyright & Designs.
The SCL Annual Lecture 2007 was sponsored by