Professor of Law, Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia W illiam VAN CAENEGEM is Professor at the Faculty of Law, Bond University. He is also Honorary Visiting Professor at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. He studied at Antwerp and Leuven in Belgium and obtained an LLM and PhD at Cambridge, UK. He teaches mainly in the area of Intellectual Property law but has also taught in other areas such as the Law of Evidence. Professor William VAN CAENEGEM is the author of a number of books on intellectual property law and comparative law, the latest of which is ‘Trade secrets and Intellectual Property: Breach of Confidence, Misappropriation and Unfair Competition’ (KLI 2014). He has taught and given papers at a number of institutions, including the University of Ghent in Belgium, the Universities of Gothenburg, Stockholm and Lund in Sweden, Lausanne in Switzerland and in Paris. He is currently involved in a research project concerning geographical indications of origin, and completing research on comparative trade secrets law.