The Institute of Brand and Innovation Law was established in 2007, by the late Sir Hugh Laddie, to reflect UCL’s strategy of expanding its activity in the field of intellectual property law. IBIL is based in the UCL Faculty of Laws. IBIL's Director, from April 2011, will be The Rt Hon Lord Justice Jacob who has been appointed to the Sir Hugh Laddie Chair in IP Law.
IBIL is sponsored by IBIL Sponsoring firms are: Taylor Wessing LLP; 8 New Square and GlaxoSmithKline; 3 New Square, Arnold & Porter, Bird & Bird, Powell Gilbert , Rouse, Simmons & Simmons and Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co.
For information about the Institute please see their website at: