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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 Kubiak

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

Work Department

Intellectual property

Position

Advocate, partner

Career

An expert in the area of intellectual property with particular focus on copyrights, including media, film, press, computer and new technologies law, as well as innovations, advertising, competition and personal rights protection. Maciej represents clients in complex lawsuits concerned with the protection of intellectual property and economic matters.

He has carried out dozens of projects providing legal services for film and television productions, including high budget international co-productions. He also advises many television producers, music labels, book publishers, concert organizers and organizers of other cultural and sporting events.

Maciej consults on advertising projects and marketing enterprises and strategies. He also advises on projects connected with innovations, new technologies and commercialization of scientific research (R&D), as well as in matters concerning unfair competition and unfair commercial practices.

Maciej is also the chief editor of the LSW IP BLOG - blog for the creative industry and business (www.lswipblog.pl). He is a speaker at workshops, conferences and panels and an author of many publications in the field of intellectual property law.

Languages

English

Member

He is an arbitrator for the Arbitration Court of the Audio-visual Market (SARA) and Lecturer at the H. Grotius Centre for Intellectual Property Law in Cracow.

Education

University of Warsaw, Warsaw Bar Association


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: 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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