Megan Blakely

Contact

m.blakely.1@research.gla.ac.uk

 

Research interests

  • International intellectual property law
  • Cultural heritage law
  • Intangible cultural heritage

 

Topic

Intangible cultural heritage and intellectual property in celtic-derived cultures

 

Supervisor

Professor Martin Kretschmer

Dr Kristofer Erickson

 

Sponsor

CREATe, University of Glasgow

 

Megan is currently a postgraduate researcher at the CREATe Centre, University of Glasgow.  Her Ph.D. research explores intangible cultural heritage and intellectual property law in celtic-derived countries, with expected completion in September 2016.  She received her J.D. with honours from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, with a focus on intellectual property, and her LL.M. with merit from SOAS, University of London in Law, Development, and Governance. Megan’s previous legal work training includes positions with NBC-Universal in Partnerships, Licensing, and Digital as well as at the USC Institute for Innovation in research development and technology transfer.