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Jakub Kępiński

Jakub Kępiński
Name and surname

Jakub Kępiński

Degree: Dr hab. (Habilitatus doctor)
Professional titles
Attorney at Law


  • English
  • German
  • Polish
  • Advertising and media law
  • Civil law and civil contracts
  • Commercial law and commercial contracts
  • Competition law (antitrust)
  • European law
  • Intellectual property law
  • International arbitration
  • New technologies
  • Real estate
Year of birth







Master’s studies (1999-2004) and doctoral studies (2004-2009) at the Faculty of Law and Administration of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan

Studies in Germany at the University of Bamberg (2002-2003)

Studies in the Netherlands at the Asser Institute in The Hague (2005)

Postgraduate studies at the Central European University in Budapest in the field of International Commercial Law (2010), including arbitration (LLM title)

Studies of German Law (Studium des Deutschen Rechts) at the Faculty of Law and Administration in Poznan (2013/14)

Scholarships at Europa Univeristät Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder) (2004) and at the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Competition and Tax Law in Munich (2007 and 2008)

Main contractor of NCN grant “Combating Unfair Competition in EU Legislation and in Legislation of Selected Member States – France, Germany, Poland and Great Britain”.

Attorney at Law. Exam passed with honors in 2008.

Arbitrator of the Arbitration Court for Internet Domains, Polish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications.

Arbitrator of the Arbitration Court at the Association of Consulting Engineers and Experts in Warsaw)



Monograph “Industrial design and its protection in Polish and Community law” (Wolters Kluwer, 2010) (awarded in a competition of the Patent Office)

Monograph Influence of European Union Law on Polish Law Against Unfair Competition with Special Reference to Premised Sales” (C.H. Beck, 2019)

Co-author of the 5th edition of “Commentary to the Act on Combating Unfair Competition”.

Co-author of 1 edition of “System Prawa Prywatnego vol. XV Competition Law”

Co-author of 1 edition of “System of Commercial Law vol. 3 Industrial Property Law”

Author of several publications on civil law and intellectual property law (industrial property law and copyright law).

Co-editor of the series “An Outline of Intellectual Property Law” published by Wydawnictwo C.H. Beck.