Alyaksandra is a first year PhD student conducting research in Copyright Law at the University of Manchester. She obtained a First Class Honours LLB degree at Manchester Metropolitan University and LLM Intellectual Property degree with Distinction at the University of Manchester. Alyaksandra has always been interested in IP Law due to its ever evolving nature and thrilling challenges. Having written her LLM dissertation about fanfiction, she found that topic fascinating and worth further research.
Alyaksandra's thesis is concerned with the legality of profit and non-profit fanfiction in the UK and the US.