Law Degree (J.D.) by the University of Barcelona (1983-1988). Master of Laws (LLM) by the Columbia University Law School, New York (1992-1993). Doctor in Law (J.S.D.) cum laude, with the thesis "The international protection of audiovisual works. Questions related to authorship. Special reference to the legal systems of Spain and the United States of America", by the University of Barcelona (November 1997). Visiting Scholar at the Columbia University Law School, New York (June 2000-July 2001). Professor of law at the UOC School of Law and Political Science since June 1997, and Director of its Law Program since February 2002.