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Lesnodorski, Slusarek & Partners

SZARA 10 STREET, 00-420 WARSZAWA, POLAND
Tel:
Work +48 22 646 42 10
Fax:
Fax +48 22 646 28 77
Email:
Web:
www.lsw.com.pl
Gdansk, Katowice, Warsaw

Maciej Ślusarek

Tel:
Work +48 22 646 42 10
Email:
Web:
www.lsw.com.pl
Lesnodorski, Slusarek & Partners

Work Department

Intellectual property, image protection

Position

Advocate, managing partner

Career

Advocate with over 20 years of professional expierence. Co-founder and managing partner of the LSW Leśnodorski Ślusarek and Partners law firm. Expert in the protection of intellectual property and intangible property of legal entities and individuals. Combines business knowledge (within the scope of pharmacy, biotechnology, protection of industrial property) with vast experience in cooperating with the creative and artistic industries (e.g. advertising, film production, new media). One of the first in Poland to represent clients in cases on the protection of image rights, including the protection of reputation in the broad sense, where a number of rulings were precedent-setting decisions.

He sees the role of a lawyer as being multidimensional. He is a valued advisor, brilliant negotiator and effective lawyer and lecturer at the Fine Arts Academy in Warsaw, the Association of Marketing Communication SAR University, the Institute of Ethics in Law and the National Chamber of Film Producers.

He utilizes his litigation experience as an arbitrator in commercial courts and also as an arbitrator of the Arbitration Court for the Audiovisual Market (SARA).

Languages

English

Member

- Arbitrator at the Lewiatan Court of Arbitration
- Member of the Board at the District Bar Association in Warsaw
- Arbitrator at the Arbitration Court for the Audiovisual Market (SARA)

Education

University of Warsaw, Dictrict Bar Association in Warsaw


Poland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Lesnodorski, Slusarek & Partners specialises in contentious matters regarding the entertainment industry, including personal rights, goodwill, reputation and image cases, as well as media crisis matters. Maciej Ślusarek successfully represented Fundacja Rozwoju Demokracji Lokalnej as the claimant in a defamation case against Wiadomości. Maciej Kubiak acted for Penta Investments as the claimant in a breach of personal rights case brought against Gazeta Wyborcza, concluding in a satisfactory settlement. Władysław Bieńkowski and Marcin Melzacki are also recommended.

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Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Maciej Ĺšlusarek - Lesnodorski, Slusarek & Partners

Within: Intellectual property

Lesnodorski, Slusarek & Partners' strength lies in film, television and media sector IP issues. Practice co-head Maciej Kubiak handles issues such as acquiring rights, development, production and exploitation in relation to numerous prime-time television programmes. Maciej Ślusarek is another key practitioner.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Lesnodorski, Slusarek & Partners' team specialises in new technologies involving media, personal data and social media. Highlights for practice co-head Maciej Kubiak included advising AGO Esport on all matters relating to cooperation with its sponsor, Foruna Online. Maciej Ślusarek jointly heads the department.

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