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Dr Zoi Krokida

Job: Lecturer in Law

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester De Montfort Law School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 257 7211




Personal profile

Zoi is a Lecturer in Law and joined De Monfort University in September 2019. She holds a PhD without corrections from the University of Reading, an LLM with specialization in European Commercial Law from the University of Freiburg and an LLB from Democritus University of Thrace.

Prior to joining De Monfort University, Zoi worked as a Sessional Lecturer at the University of Reading where she was the Module Convenor for Internet Law at the LLM programme (2018-2019). In 2015, she completed a bluebook traineeship at the European Commission, at the Cabinet of the Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs. Since 2012, she has been a member of the Athens Bar Association and worked as a lawyer in commercial and intellectual property law cases.

Zoi’s main research interests lie in the field of Information Technology law, Copyright and Trade mark law. In particular, she is interested in ISSPs’ regulatory framework, online copyright and trade mark infringements, online defamation, protection of internet users' rights, enhancement of innovation in the digital word and responsible use of AI technology. Currently,  she is working on a monograph with the title Internet Service Provider Liability for Copyright and Trade Mark Infringement: Towards an EU Co-Regulatory Framework that will be published by Hart Publishing.

Research group affiliations

The Institute for Evidence-Based Law Reform (IELR)

Publications and outputs

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Research interests/expertise

Information Technology Law
Intellectual Property Law
Competition Law
European Law

Areas of teaching

Law of Contract, Intellectual Property Law, European Public Law, E-Commerce Law, GDL Research Project (full-time and part-time)


PhD (2020, University of Reading)
LLM (2012, University of Freiburg)
LLB (2009, Democritus University of Thrace)

Membership of professional associations and societies

Member of the Athens Bar Association ( EU Qualified Lawyer)
Society of Legal Scholars
Socio-Legal Studies Association

Recent research outputs

Z. Krokida, “Submission to the Consultation of the Government of Canada on a Modern Copyright Framework for Online Intermediaries” (2021) 1-8.  

Z. Krokida, "Filtering obligations and users' fundamental rights: Developments in EU, Mexico, India and China" in International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (ed.), A copyright reader for librarians (Forthcoming 2022, De Gruyter)

Z. Krokida, "AG's opinion on Peterson/YouTube: Clarifying the liability of online intermediaries for the violation of copyright-protected works?" (KluwerCopyright blog, 6 January 2021) is available at:

Z. Krokida, Internet Service Provider Liability for Copyright and Trade Mark Infringement: Towards an EU Co-Regulatory Framework (Forthcoming 2022, Hart Publishing) – Book under contract

Z. Krokida, "Towards a wider scope for the duty of care of host internet service providers: The case of Eva Glawischnig-Piesczek v Facebook" (2021) 5 European Intellectual Property Review 313-321

K. Noussia, Z. Krokida, I. Moraiti, Transport Law in Greece (Kluwer 2016)