Staff profile

Chris Poole


Principal Lecturer in Law

Subject

Law

College

College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Department

Criminology and Social Sciences, Derby Law School

Campus

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Email

j.c.poole@derby.ac.uk

About

I teach modules on Information Law and Electronic Commercial Law.

Chris was previously Coventry University’s Head of Department of Legal Studies and has lectured in Germany, the Czech Republic, Israel and Malaysia, as well as the UK.

Chris can talk about intellectual property law (copyright, trademarks, patents, confidential information), information technology law (relating to computers, the internet and technology) and contract law.

Teaching responsibilities

Copyright and Design, Contract and Legal Context and Skills on the LLB

Professional interests

Intellectual property rights (especially copyright); information technology and internet law; privacy; confidential information; e-commerce law; and mooting.

Experience in industry

I was previously Head of the Department of Legal Studies at Coventry University and I've lectured at all levels in Germany, the Czech Republic, Israel and Malaysia as well as the UK.

International experience

I have lectured at all levels in Germany, the Czech Republic, Israel and Malaysia.

In the media

Press conferences and local press