Upreti, Patryush Nath

Upreti, Patryush Nath

Pratyush Nath Upreti is a Lawyer admitted to the Nepal Bar Council. He is a Doctoral Researcher at Sciences Po Law School, Paris. He is working on the intersection between intellectual property and international investment law under the supervision of Professor Michel Vivant. Previously, he was a visiting research fellow at Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Munich, and Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management (CIPPM), Bournemouth University (UK).  He is a fellow at Global Policy Forum for Nepal (UK) and has advised Government of Nepal on IPRs and Investment issues. As an executive committee member, he leads New IP Lawyers Network under University of Exeter (UK).  He serves as an editorial board member of Global Trade and Customs Journal, Kluwer Law International. 

He has taught intellectual property, trade, and investment law in Europe-America and Europe-Asia Programme of Sciences Po. He supervises Master students on Sciences Po Clinical project 'Assessing the economic and social rights impacts of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)'s first investments in urban development'. 

He holds Bachelor of Law & Bachelor of Science (BSc.LLB) with an honors degree in intellectual property from India and LLM Intellectual Property and Knowledge Management degree from Maastricht University, Netherlands as a UM High Potential Scholar. His interests include intellectual property law, international investment law, and WTO related issues.

Contact: pratyush.upreti@sciencespo.fr 

Publications : 
Some of his selective publications are as follows: 
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