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Ulf Isaksson

Tel:
Work +46 8 555 677 00
Email:
Danowsky & Partners

Work Department

Media, Intellectual Property Rights, Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner Author of several articles, mainly in the field of EU law, media and intellectual property. Authored the chapter on non-contractual liability in Cyber Law in Sweden (main author Christine Kirchberger), Wolters Kluwer 2011 and 2014, and the chapter on Swedish law in Carter-Ruck on Libel and Privacy, Sweet & Maxwell 2010. For many years a guest lecturer within the field of media law and copyright at the University of Stockholm.

Career

Law Clerk, Stockholm City Court (1990-1992) Associate, Danowsky & Partners (1993-1997) Partner, Danowsky & Partners (1997) Appointed by the Swedish Government to act as a member of (i) the parliamentary committee to review the co-ordination of damages, compensation from public and other types of insurance schemes (Government dir. 1999:18) and (ii) the parliamentary committee to study and analyse the risks for the personal integrity in the IT-processing of personal information (Government dir. 2014:65). Assigned by the Swedish Bar Association to comment on proposed legislation regarding competition, copyright and media.

Languages

Swedish, English

Member

Swedish Bar Association (since 1996)

Education

Uppsala University, law degree (LL.M. 1990) University of Amsterdam, ASIR, (LL.M. 1993)


Sweden

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Danowsky & Partners's recent work includes Ulf Isaksson representing Strömma Turism & Sjöfart in a challenge to the Stockholm County Council’s decision to impose a general public service obligation in the Stockholm archipelago. The firm also has a significant practice in contentious IP matters; Andreas Eriksson and Daniel Wåtz settled a dispute for 3D printing start-up company Freemelt in claims brought by Arcam alleging IP and trade secret infringement issues. The highly experienced Peter Danowsky leads the team.

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Intellectual property and media

Within: Leading individuals

Ulf Isaksson - Danowsky & Partners

Within: Intellectual property and media

Recognised for its media law expertise, Danowsky & Partners regularly acts for newspapers, broadcasting and digital entertainment clients, and television, film and commercial production companies. In a recent highlight, MittMedia instructed Ulf Isaksson to defend its local daily newspaper Arbetarbladet against a damages claim brought by a businessman. The team also advises on copyright and trade mark issues. Group leader Peter Danowsky is a noteworthy practitioner.

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