Mr Karol Laskowski > Dentons > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
UL. ZAJECZA 4
00-351 WARSZAWA
POLAND
Poland

Work Department

Intellectual Property and Technology

Position

Karol Laskowski is a partner in Dentons’ Warsaw office and the Head of the Intellectual Property and Technology practice team.
Karol focuses on media and telecommunications law. From the very beginning of his career, he has been advising major television broadcasters, satellite and cable operators, music publishers, as well as telecom operators and film producers. His clients include foreign companies and individuals doing business in Poland and CEE. Karol handles various projects, including IP, collective management of rights, sports law, gambling, M&A and legal compliance in the area of media and telecommunications.
In May 2017, Karol was appointed an arbitrator of the Copyright Commission of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.

Career

Partner at Dentons since 2020 (with the law firm since 2011).
Head of the Intellectual Property and Technology practice team since 2019

Languages

English, Polish

Memberships

Arbitrator, Polish Copyright Committee at the Minister of Culture and National Heritage (since 2017).

Education

Tilburg University, 2009, LL.M., in Law and Technology
University of Gdańsk, 2007, Master of Laws, School of American Law organised in co-operation with Chicago Kent College of Law

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > TMT

(Next Generation Partners)

Karol LaskowskiDentons

Directed by ‘standout partner and excellent attorneyKarol Laskowski, Dentons‘ TMT offering is said to handle ‘complex telecom regulatory matters across multiple jurisdictions‘. Specialising in media, technology and data privacy, it is particularly known for handling cases on behalf of fintech interests and digital banks. Litigation forms a significant portion of the firm’s work alongside its recurrent advice on regulatory and IP concerns. Notable clients include BBC Studios, Huawei and Facebook, key players in a portfolio that recently added Bookbit and SITA to its roster. Senior associate Małgorzata Domalewska is recommended for issues that include aspects of intellectual property and media law.

Poland > Intellectual property

(Leading individuals)

Karol LaskowskiDentons

Dentons‘ IP team is highly regarded for its trade mark prosecution practice. In addition, the firm is currently developing a PropTech sub-practice designed to protect the interests of software companies operating in the Polish real estate market. The group also handles patent disputes, licensing, and transactions. The portfolio cuts across a broad spectrum of industries and includes The Coca-Cola Company and BBC Worldwide. Media and telecoms expert Karol Laskowski leads the team, which includes associate Aleksandra Żebrowska.

Poland > Data privacy and data protection

Lawyers at Dentons handle the data protection needs of multinationals including Facebook, advising on data protection and privacy issues, including representing them before the Polish authorities. The group has substantial experience advising on the data protection aspects of new services. The group sits within the firm’s intellectual property and technology department, which is led by Karol Laskowski. Counsel Dariusz Czuchaj is instructed on GDPR, e-privacy and cybersecurity issues, while associate Izabela Tarłowska‘s practice involves data issues as they apply to new technologies.