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Philippe Jougleux

Philippe Jougleux

Associate Professor, Private Law


School of Law

Department of Law

Academic Qualifications

Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department Thesis title
Lawyer’s title 2006-2008
Thessaloniki Bar Office
Practice in Greek law Successfully passed the bar final exams
PhD in Law 1999-2002 University of Aix-Marseille III (Aix-en-provence, France). Law faculty The protection of information in the NTIC
Postgraduate studies in Media Law 1998-1999
(D.E.A. Droit des médias)  
University of Aix-Marseille III (Aix-en-provence, France).
Law faculty  
U.B in Law 1992-1993 University of Lille II (Lille, France). Law faculty  

Employment History

Period of employment Employer Location Position
From To
2016 nowadays European University, Cyprus Cyprus Associate Professor
2014 2018 Open University of Cyprus Cyprus Special Teaching Staff
2013 2015 European University, Cyprus Cyprus Assistant Professor
2011 2013 European University, Cyprus Cyprus Lecturer
2010 2011 European University, Cyprus Cyprus Special teaching staff
2008 2009 National School of Judges (Thesaloniki, Greece) Greece Special teaching staff
1999 2002 University  Aix-Marseille III (Μασσαλία, Γαλλία) France Teaching assistant - phd researcher


Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference Vol. Pages
2022 Book: “Facebook and the (EU) Law”   Springer Nature   270
2020 Book: «Elements of Cypriot law of Obligations, 2nd edition” (in Greek)   Sakkoula ed.   324
2020 Book: «EU Law of Intellectual property » (in Greek)   Sakkoula ed.   467
2016 Book: «EU Law of Internet » (in Greek)   Sakkoula ed.   389
2012 Book: “Liability of the State” (in Greek)   Sakkoula ed.   255
2011 Book: “Elements of Cypriot law of obligations” (in Greek)   Sakkoula ed.   200
2002 Book: «Protection of information in NIC” (in French)   National Center of Thesis reproduction   504
2021 Book editor: “EU Internet Law in the Digital Single Market, Regulation and Enforcement” T. Synodinou, , C. Markou, T. Prastitou Springer    
2019 Book editor: “EU Internet Law in the Digital Era, Regulation and Enforcement”,. T. Synodinou, , C. Markou, T. Prastitou Springer ed.   392
2017 Book editor: “EU Internet law, regulation and Enforcement” T. Synodinou, , C. Markou, T. Prastitou Springer ed.    
2016 Book editor : «Freedom of expression of the Journalists» Aktypis, Synodinou Sakkoula ed.    
2021 Chapter in Book: « Ask and you Shall Receive: Crowdfunding in Cyprus, in C. Kleiner (ed) 'Legal Aspects of Crowdfunding'.   Springer, Ius Comparatum - Global Studies in Comparative Law 55   p.201
2020 Chapter in Book: “Chapter 1, The legal regulation of cyber-attack offences” in ,I. Inglezakis (ed.)  ““The legal regulation of cyber-attack offences, Second Edition”   Kluwer Law International    
2020 Chapter in Book: “Cybercrime in the smartphone and apps’ environment” in I. Inglezakis (ed.), “Legal Issues of Mobile Apps: A Practical Guide”,   Kluwer Law International    
2019 Chapter in Book:  “Access to Works Protected by Copyright Law” in Pluralism or Universalism in International Copyright Law ,Synodinou (ed)   Kluwer Law International    
2019 Chapter in Book:  “Spoilers Under European Internet Law” in “EU Internet Law in the Digital Era” T. Synodinou, Ph. Jougleux, C. Markou, T. Prastitou (eds)   Springer    
2019 Chapter in Book: “Community policing in the light of the new European Data Protection Legal Framework”. In Springer Briefs in Criminology, Synergy of Community Policing and Technology   George Leventakis, Lilian Mitrou Springer   15-29
2017 Chapter in Book: “Is Copyright law a danger to Freedom of Expression?” in “E-democracy – Privacy – preserving, secure, Intelligent E-governement Services”,T Katsikas, K Zorkadis (eds)     Springer   123
2017 Chapter in Book: “The role of Internet intermediaries in copyright law online enforcement” in “EU Internet law, regulation and Enforcement”,T. Synodinou, Ph. Jougleux, C. Markou, T. Prastitou (eds.)     Springer    
2017 Chapter in Book: «Fake news in the digital era» (in Greek), C. Satlanis (ed.),     Nomiki Vivliothiki    
2017 Chapter in Book: “The legal framework of Internet service providers in Cyprus” in: “Secondary liability of service providers” :T. Synodinou. G. Dinwoodie (ed)   Springer    
2016 Chapter in Book: “The Cypriot Law of Contract Applied to Free Software and Creative Commons: A work in progress, in Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) and other Alternative License Models, a comparative analysis”, Metzger, A (ed.). T. Synodinou, Springer   129
2016 Chapter in Book: “Study on the “Legal regulation of cyber-attacks” T. Synodinou, I. Inglezakis, L. Mitrou, Kluwer Law ed.    
2016 Chapter in Book: “Caricature and Libel in Greek and Cypriot civil law, a comparative and synthetic approach” in “Freedom of expression of Journalists”,I. Aktypis, Ph Jougleux, T. Synodinou (eds.) (in Greek)     Sakkoula ed..    
2014 Chapter in Book:“Comment of Cap.148, 149 and 62” in “Cypriot private law, legislation analysis» (in Greek), ,T. Synodinou (ed.)   Sakkoula ed.,    
2012 Chapter in Book: “The video games and the Law” in “Values and Freedoms in Modern Information Law and Ethics”,M.Bottis (ed.),   Νομική βιβλιοθήκη    
2012 Chapter in Book: “The plurality of legal systems in Copyright law, an obstacle to European codification?” in “Codification of European Copyright Law, Challenges and perspectives” ,T. Synodinou (ed)     Kluwer Law International    
2011 Chapter in Book : “Legal aspects of Cultural Diversity in Cyprus” (in French) in:, La singularité de Chypre dans l’Union Européenne, La diversité des droits et des statuts",K. Agapiou and others (ed.)     Bruylant    
2022 Article: “Fake news and their legal response (in Greek).”   DiTTE 2022  
2021 Article: “Copyright law and intellectual ‘expropriation’”, comment on ECtHR AsDac case.   Chronicles of Private law 3/2021  
2020 Article: "Deepfake, μια νομική ανάλυση"   DiTTE 3/2020  
2020 Article: "Une faute de goût, retour sur l’affaire Cognac, Cour D’appel d’Athènes, 9 juin 2020" (in French)   JUS VINI   279
2019 Article: “Redefining Freedom of Speech in the Digital Environment from an EU law Perspective”   International Journal of Electronic Governance 11, nos3/4 401-417
2017 The Pirate bay case, a pirates and clients story (in Greek)   Chronicles of Private law 11  
2016 Misinformation in digital era (in Greek)   DiMME 4  
2016 Article: “Holograms and intellectual property law, A multidimensional issue” T. Synodinou EIPR 38/8 p. 492-498
2015 Article: "Liberté d’expression, parodie et propriété littéraire et artistique ; réflexions à propos de la décision Deckmyn" (French), T. Synodinou Revue Francophone de la Propriété Intellectuelle 1  
2015 Article: “Uber in France”   Journal of European Consumer and Market Law (Eucml) 3  
2014 Article: “Open access and Copyright law : conflicts and convergence” (In Greek)   DiMME   158
2012 Article:  “Identity Theft and the Internet”     Int. J. of Liability and Scientific Enquiry 5 pp.37 – 45.
2001 Article: “The database law searching for application” (in French) Synodinou T   p 85-93
2000 Article : “Liability for negligence in the protection of an automatic system of data processing” (in French)   Expertises des systèmes d’information 7 p. 220-224


Research Projects

Date Title Funded by Project Role*
2020 Emerging Issues on Collective Licensing Practices in the Digital Environment ΕΕ (SMART 2018/0069) Short time Expert (EU)
2019 Judges’ training on GDPR issues, Problem based training on the data protection, reform package ΕΕ (Grand CY / Train GR-CY) Short time Expert (EU)
2016-2020 Expertise in Computer law, cybercrime, Intellectual Property European Parliament Academic Expert
2016-2017 MANDOLA project about online hate speech Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH)
Member of the advisory board of the MANDOLA project (EU)
2016-2017 Advising on legal issues of the INSPEC2T project about social media’s use by police The Center for Security Studies (KEMEA) Member of the advisory board of the INSPEC2T project (EU)
2013-2015 Research in the frame of the EU Project: «Center of excellence for the cybercrime», for the European Union Seventh Framework Programme Centre of excellence for the cybercrime (Greece) Special Researcher (EU)
2006-2007 Seminars in Lithuania on the fights against piracy and Internet Crime European Public Law Center (Athens, Greece) Short time Expert (EU)
2006-2007 Seminars in Turkey on  the full alignment and enforcement in the field of Intellectual Property rights with focus on fight against piracy European Public Law Center (Athens, Greece) Short time Expert (EU)

Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees

Period Organization Title of Position or Service Key Activities
2020- nowadays Digital rights fundation Evaluator Evaluation of funding
2020- nowadays Cypriot society on AI and law Funding member Promotion of activities related to Computer law
2019- nowadays Journal Chronicles of Computer law (in Greek) Member of the editorial committee Evaluation of articles  
2019- nowadays Journal “European Legal Forum” National contact point for Cyprus   Evaluation of articles  
2015-nowadays EDPI – Cypriot organization towards the promotion of copyright law Founding member, member of the administration council Promotion of activities related to copyright law
2014-nowadays European University Cyprus Chief Editor Chief editor of the law journal ENTHA (bi-annual publication)  

Awards/International Recognition

Date Title Awarded by:
2016 EUC research awards EUC vice rector

Other Achievements