Assistant Professor

Shanghai International College of IP,Tongji University

Ph.D.,Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

CV-Yukun Xiao-SICIP2023.pdf

Areas of Interest

Competition Law,Intellectual Property Law


10.2013-10.2022 Ph.D. candidate

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Dissertation title:Private enforcement of competition law:European Union, Germany and China in comparative perspective (magna cum laude)

2017-2018 Doctoral research funded by Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition

10.2011-09.2013 LL.M. German lawLudwig Maximilian University of Munich

Thesis title:Collective dominance in merger control in light of the 8th amendment of the German competition law

09.2007-06.2011 Bachelor of Arts in LawBeijing Jiaotong University,Beijing,China

Thesis title: Comparative study on the legal basis of trademark parallel import

Professional Activities

2019-2021 Gleiss Lutz Hootz Hirsch PartmbB Rechtsanwälte,Research assistant

2014-2016 Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Student research assistant


Journal article

Yukun Xiao,"China's Antitrust Probe into the Platform Economy-a Comment on the Alibaba Decision,"GRUR International 71,no.5 (2022): 432–438.

Yukun Xiao, "Legal study on cartel damages caused by umbrella effect," Journal of Jiangxi Social Science (CSSCI), no.9 (2016): 156-163.


"Umbrella effect," in: Zhang/Zhang (Hrsg.):Intellectual property and competition law,Beijing 2017,pp.71–105.

a chinese translation of Roman Inderst,Frank Maier-Rigaud, Ulrich Schwalbe,"Umbrella Effect," Journal of Competition Law & Economics 10,no.3 (2014):739–763.


Since 2022Competition lawDegree:Master of Laws

Working Languages

Chinese • English • German