Professor Irene Calboli

  • Professor Irene Calboli

Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)
Texas A&M University, United States


Irene Calboli is Professor of Law at Texas A&M University School of Law, Academic Fellow at the School of Law, University of Geneva, and Transatlantic Technology Law Fellow at Stanford University. She held visiting position in several universities in North America, Europe, and Asia. Irene’s research focus on IP, International Trade, and Cultural Heritage Law. Her most recent books include: Exhausting Intellectual Property Right: A Comparative Law and Policy Analysis (Cambridge University Press, 2018, with S. Ghosh); The Protection of Non Traditional Trademarks: Critical Perspectives (Oxford University Press, 2018, with M. Senftleben); and The Cambridge Handbook of Comparative and International Trademark Law (Cambridge University Press, 2020, with Jane C. Ginsburg). She is a member of the Editorial Board of the Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property, the Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice (Oxford), and the WIPO-WTO Colloquium Papers. Irene is elected member of the American Law Institute and serves in leadership positions in a variety of professional organizations, including the International Law Association (American Branch); the Board of the European Policy for Intellectual Property Law Association; the International Trademark Association, and Association of American Law Schools (AALS). She also regularly acts as an expert for national governments and international organizations and she has conducted missions for the World Intellectual Property Organization, the EU Intellectual Property Office and Commission, and several national IP offices. Irene is a graduate of the University of Bologna, the London School of Economics and Political Science, and the Queen Mary University London and was an intern in the Cabinet of Chief Justice Mancini at the Court of Justice of the European Union.