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Nicola Coppola

  • ncoppola at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
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Nicola "Nick” Coppola is currently a part time lecturer in Law at Bournemouth University. He is working on a PhD project relating to the policy developments regarding Geographical Indications in the European Union. Member of the Italian Bar, he has been involved in an official evaluation project regarding the rural development programme of the EU. He is also a contributor to IP/food law journals, and gives talks and invited lectures on GIs to various organizations and HE institutions both in the UK and overseas.

Journal Articles

  • Coppola, 2014. The CJEU confirms the exclusive character of the EU competence in PDO/PGI schemes. Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, 9 (9), 717-718.
  • Coppola, 2014. The Protection Of Geographical Indications Between Domain Names And Free Trade Agreements. Rivista di Diritto Alimentare, 7 (4).

Profile of Teaching PG

  • LLM Dissertation Supervision_LLM International Commercial Law_Bournemouth University_ 2013-2014

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Law of the EU_P/T
  • Law of the European Union P/T (2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014)

Conference Presentations

  • The Innovation Society and Intellectual Property - 16th EIPIN, 29 Jan 2015, Maastricht, The Nederlands


  • Avvocato/Lawyer in Law (Italian Law Society, 2005)


  • Bar of Avellino, Italy, Member (2005-),


  • EFLA - European Food Lawyers Association