Arpan Banerjee is Assistant Professor, Assistant Dean and Executive Director of the Centre for Intellectual Property and Technology Law at Jindal Global Law School, India. He is also an affiliated faculty member at the Centre for Intellectual Property Research at the Indiana University Bloomington, and a visiting lecturer at Bucerius Law School, Hamburg.
Arpan's main areas of interest are intellectual property law, media law and entertainment law. He has published widely, spoken at major conferences and received prestigious fellowships, prizes and grants.
Recently, Arpan was awarded the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation German Chancellor’s Fellowship. He was hosted by Bucerius Law School for 1.5 years, with research stays at Oxford University (as a Visiting Research Fellow) and King’s College London (as a Visiting Scholar).
Before joining academia, Arpan practised as an intellectual property lawyer. He worked on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious matters. Arpan holds a Bachelor’s degree in law from the National University of Juridical Sciences in India and an LLM in Intellectual Property Law from King’s College London. He is currently pursuing doctoral studies from the University of New South Wales, Sydney.