On February 1, 2016, Ewa Kurowska-Tober, the former head of Linklaters’ TMT/IP practice, joined DLA Piper in Warsaw as Partner and Head of the Intellectual Property and Technology department.
Kurowska-Tober is an attorney-at-law with over 15 years of professional experience in advising telecommunications, media, and technology sector clients on a variety of M&A and private equity transactions. She specializes in IP law, with a focus on copyrights, trademarks, unfair competition, data privacy and data protection. She advises media and technology companies on IT and Internet law, e-commerce, broadcasting, and distribution contracts, as well as on licensing agreements and agreements for the implementation and maintenance of IT systems.
Prior to joining DLA Piper, Kurowska-Tober spent almost 8 years with Linklaters, and before that another 7 and a half with Salans. She received her Masters’ of Laws in 1999 from the University of Warsaw.
In August 2015 Kurowska-Tober co-authored an article for the CEE Legal Matters magazine on the significance of recent amendments to the Polish Act on the Protection of Personal Data.