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Jost Schmidt

Cluster position YEP Student

Cluster member since 2023

Research Areas

Main research topics

Copyright limitations and creative uses, media and press law, general right of privacy


Prior to joining the University of Bonn, Jost Schmidt completed an apprenticeship as a media clerk with a focus on rights and licenses. He then studied law at Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, where he focused on media and communications law. In 2019/20, he was a research assistant at the Media Kanzlei Frankfurt. Since October 2020, Jost Schmidt has been working as a research assistant at the Chair of Civil Law, Information and Data Law at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn and is working on his doctorate in copyright law.