Sheona Burrow

  • Profile

    Project Title: Assessing the IP Small Claims Track
    Lead Supervisor: Martin Kretschmer
    Second Supervisor(s): Kris Erickson

    Research Interests:

    • Access to justice civil and criminal

  • Biography

    Sheona originally studied Law and French at the University of Edinburgh, where she achieved her LLB (Hons). Thereafter Sheona qualified as a Scottish solicitor, and spent a number of years working in a busy law practice in Perthshire. Her professional practice areas include property law (commercial, intellectual, agricultural and residential), charity law and private client. Sheona then embarked on a Masters Programme in Intellectual Property in the Digital Economy at the University of Glasgow, achieving an LLM with Distinction in 2013 together with the Cloch Prize in Intellectual Property Law. Sheona has subsequently worked in professional practice in London and Glasgow in the areas of intellectual property and commercial property. Sheona is currently undertaking PhD research on the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court Small Claims Track, a socio-legal empirical study of the first three years of the court and its users. She has presented her research at the European Policy for Intellectual Property 10th Annual Conference, various CREATe events and to the Chartered Institute for Patent Attorneys Scottish Branch.

  • Outputs


    Conference Presentations

    Poster for CREATe Project WP 3D.2 (Assessing the IP Small Claims track), Sheona Burrow, CREATe All Hands Conference 2015, House for An Art Lover, Glasgow, September 15th 2014
    Gender, Judging and Intellectual Property Enforcement in the IPEC Small Claims Court in 2013, Sheona Burrow, Society of Legal Scholars PhD Conference, University of Nottingham, September 8th 2014
    The IPEC Small Claims Track in England and Wales, Sheona Burrow, EPIP 2015, University of Glasgow,
    The IPEC Small Claims Track in England and Wales, Sheona Burrow, EPIP 2015, Glasgow, UK,
  • Teaching

    Family Law (1st Year, LLB), University of Glasgow

    Legal Profession and Legal Ethics (2nd Year LLB), University of Glasgow

  • Awards

    Cloch Prize for Intellectual Property Law and the Digital Economy

Sheona's Social Stream
Sheona's Posting Activity

New Working Paper – The Law of Data Scraping: A review of UK law on text and data mining

CREATe presents the second entry in our series of working papers released in 2021: “The Law of Data Scraping: A review of UK law on text and data mining” by Sheona Burrow, a (part time) postdoctoral research fellow at CREATe, University … Continue reading

Posted in CREATe Blog, Working Papers

Licensing Dataset Workshop Report: Choose the Right Rights, Use the Data Right

Sheona Burrow reports on an all-day workshop on licensing research datasets, held jointly by the University of Glasgow Research Information Management Services Team, Jisc and CREATe on Thursday 2nd November. The purpose of the workshop was to draw out issues around licencing of … Continue reading

Posted in CREATe Blog