Dr. Philippe Jougleux

School : The School of Law
Position : Associate Professor, Private Law

Dr. Philippe Jougleux Mailing Address
European University Cyprus
6, Diogenes Str.
P.O Box: 22006

22559540 22559540

Email: P.Jougleux@euc.ac.cy P.Jougleux@euc.ac.cy


  • PhD in Law 2002 University Aix-Marseille III  Subject : “The protection of information in the field of new technologies” (504p)
  • Postgraduate studies in Mass Media Law 1999 University Aix-Marseille III Subject : “The cyber-criminality” (198p)
  • U.B. in Law 1998 University Lille II Specialization Private Law


  • Law of new technologies
  • Copyright law
  • MME law
  • Cypriot Contract and Torts law



Editor in chief of ENTHA (Student Law Journal) 

Member of ATRIP  (International Association for  the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property)

Member of the Director’s board of EDPI, “Ε.Δ.Π.Ι. ΕΝΩΣΗ ΔΙΚΑΙΩΜΑΤΩΝ ΠΝΕΥΜΑΤΙΚΗΣ ΙΔΙΟΚΤΗΣΙΑΣ ΚΥΠΡΟΥ” (non-profit association for copyright law)

Advisor of the Law Society Student club.


Participation to EU Programs/ Collaborations

2016-2019   Academic Expert

 European Parliament

  • Included in the list of Experts following the call for Expressions of Interest EPRS/EVAL/SER/15/001/CEI.
  • Expertise in Computer law, cybercrime, Intellectual Property


2016-2017   Member of the advisory board of the MANDOLA project (EU)

 Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH)

  • Advising on legal issues of the MANDOLA project about online hate speech.


2016-2017   Member of the advisory board of the INSPEC2T project (EU)

 The Center for Security Studies (KEMEA)

  • Advising on legal issues of the INSPEC2T project about social media’s use by police.


2013-2015   Special Researcher (EU)

 Centre of excellence for the cybercrime (Greece)

  • Research in the frame of the EU Project : « Center of excellence for the cybercrime », for the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement n° HOME/2011/ISEC/AG/INT/4000002166.
  • Study on “Legal regulations of Cyber-attacks”


2006-2007   Short time Expert (EU)

 European Public Law Center (Athens, Greece)

  • Short time expert in EU Twinning Project LT/2004/H/01
  • Seminars in Lithuania on the fights against piracy and Internet Crime


2006-2007   Short time Expert (EU)

 European Public Law Center (Athens, Greece)

  • Short time expert in EU Twinning Project 2004/IB/OT/01
  • Seminars in Turkey on the full alignment and enforcement in the field of Intellectual Property rights with focus on fight against piracy”



1. “The legal protection of Information in the New Technologies”, National Center of Thesis reproduction, 504p., 2002 (French language).

2. “Copyright law in the academic environment”. Department of social sciences and education, University of Cyprus, 2010, 189 p. (in Greek and French languages). Co-author: Synodinou T.

3. “Elements of Cypriot law of Obligations” Ed. Sakkoulas, 200p, 2011 (Greek language).

4. “The liability of the State, an analysis of the Cypriot legal system”, Ed. Sakkoulas, 255p., 2012 (Greek language)

5. T. Synodinou/ Ph. Jougleux/I. Aktipis (ed), Freedom of expression of Journalists and caricaturists, Sakkoulas, (in Greek), 2016.

6. “European Internet Law”, Ed Sakkoulas, 389p, 2016 (Greek language).


Chapter in Books / Collective works

1. “Legal aspects of Cultural Diversity in Cyprus” (French language), in: K. Agapiou and others, La singularité de Chypre dans l’Union Européenne, La diversité des droits et des statuts, (proceedings of an international conference held in Limassol), Bruylant, 2011.

2. “Diversity of legal systems, obstacle to a codification of European Copyright Law ?” in T. Synodinou (ed), Codification of European Copyright Law, Challenges and perspectives, to be published in 2012, Kluwer Law International, 2012.

3. “The video games and the Law” (English language), in : M. Bottis, Values and Freedoms in Modern Information Law and Ethics,  2012, Nomiki Vivliothiki.

4. “Information law and e-books: the e-book as a new medium of communication”, July 3th, 2012, ISSEI International Conference, Nicosia.

5. “Comment of Cap.148, 149 and 62” in T. Synodinou (ed.), Cypriot private law: legislation and comments, Sakkoulas 2014 (Greek language).

6. “The caricature and defamation law in Greek and Cypriot legal system : a comparative and synthetic approach”, in T. Synodinou/ Ph. Jougleux/I. Aktipis (ed), Freedom of expression of Journalists and caricaturists, Sakkoulas, (in Greek), 2016.

7. “The Cypriot Law of contract applied to Free Software and Creative Commons: a work in progress”, in Axel Metzger (Ed.), “Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) and other Alternative License Models A Comparative Analysis”, Springer, 2016 (co-author Tatiana Synodinou, English language).

8. T. Synodinou/Ph. Jougleux/L. Mitrou (authors), Ioannis Iglezakis (ed), “ Legal regulation of cyber-attacks” (research project, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Foundation for research and Technology (ITE)). Kluwer 2016, (in English).


Articles / Presentation in Conferences

1. “Liability for negligence in the protection of an automatic system of data processing”, Expertises des systèmes d’information, vol 7, 2000, p. 220-224 (French language).

2. “The database law searching for application”. Co-author: Synodinou T. legalis.net, 2001, p 85-93, (French language).

3.  “Liability for data breach and privacy enforcement on Internet”, (in Greek), 2011, presentation for the Conference on Cyber-criminality organized by the Constantion Institute, Nicosia.

4. “Copyright, digitalization and the exceptions for libraries in the Cypriot legal system”, (in Greek), 2011, presentation for the International study Day organized by the Open University of Cyprus, “E-learning day: Intellectual Property Rights Law & Open Educational Resources: Challenges, Prospects and Contradictions in Education”, accessible on internet: http://elearning2011.ouc.ac.cy /index.php/en/2010-08- 24-14- 57-13.html.

5. “Identity Theft and the Internet”, Int. J. of Liability and Scientific Enquiry, 2012 Vol.5, No.1  pp.37 – 45.

6. “The ACTA Treaty, protection or danger for the human rights?”, (in Greek) presentation for the conference “Frontiers and human rights in the Europe in crisis” by the European University of Cyprus with the collaboration of the Cyprus presidency of the EU, 2012.

7. “NTIC law and e-books: the e-book as a new medium of communication”, Presentation at the 13th ISSEI Conference, 2012, University of Cyprus.

8. “New forms of Cyber-attacks”, presentation for the 6th International Conference on Information Law and Ethics (ICIL 2014):Lifting Barriers to Empower the Future of Information Law and Ethics, Thesaloniki, 2014, under publication.

9. “A first Step”, (Editorial), ENTHA, No.1, 2014, p.3.

10. Frankenstein and the Law, some reflexions about Transhumanism”, 2014, (under publication, reviewing at the Law Journal Innovation, Technology and the law).

11. T. Synodinou/Ph. Jougleux, “The legal framework of Internet service providers in Cyprus”, in: G. Dinwoodie, Secondary liability of service providers, Springer (expected date of publication: Mars 2015), (in English).

12. “Open Access and Copyright law”, DiMME, Nomiki Vivliothiki, 2014, p.518 (in Greek).

13. “The Cypriot defamation law and the Parody”, in Conference “Je suis Charlie”, Nicosia, 10/02/2015, available on ResearchGate and Academia.edu (in Greek).

14. “The outcomes of the Svensson case: Internet is safe, but what about EU copyright law?”, 33rd ATRIP Congress, 7 – 9 July 2014, Montpellier.

15. “The Cypriot law of contract in the age of economic crisis”, in Conference ‘The Civil law and the crisis : Greek and Cypriot legal frameworks’, Nicosia, 8/05/2015, available on ResearchGate and Academia.edu (in Greek).

16. “Cypriot dispute and Copyright law”, in Conference ‘The Copyright law is everywhere!” by EDPI, Nicosia, 25/05/2015, available on ResearchGate and Academia.edu (in Greek).

17. “Freedom of Expression, Parody and Copyright law, some reflexions about the Deckmyn case” (with T. Synodinou; French language), Revue Francophone de la propriété intellectuelle, no1, 2015, http://www.association-afpi.org/presse/index.php/RFPI

18. “Uber in France”, Journal of European Consumer and Market Law (Eucml), 3/2015.

19. Misinformation in the digital age (in Greek), DiMEE 04/2016.

20. T. Synodinou, Ph. Jougleux, “Holograms and intellectual property law, A multidimensional issue”, EIPR 2016, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p. 492-498 (in English).