David Vaver, MA (Oxon.), BA, LLB (Auck.), JD (Chicago); Professor of Intellectual Property law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University; board member of IP Osgoode. He is the Emeritus Reuters Professor of Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law in the University of Oxford, an emeritus fellow of St. Peter’s College, and the former director of the Oxford Intellectual Property Research Centre. He has researched and taught intellectual property law for forty years.