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Dr Michał Ziółkowski

Polish patent, trademark & design attorney, attorney-at-law, EU trademark and design attorney


Dr. Michał Ziółkowski is a Founder of IPidea law firm. He is a patent & trademark attorney providing advice to clients on all aspects of patent, trademark, and copyright law as well as related fields. He focuses on trademark and design law of the European Union.

Michał is a representative in registration, opposition and invalidation proceedings before the Polish Patent Office, the EUIPO, WIPO as well as in court proceedings regarding industrial property matters. Michał, being an active ECTA member, cooperates with various law firms and acts on behalf of our international clients interested in trademark protection in the EU region and worldwide.

Michał’s experience includes global trademark portfolio development, intellectual property audits, anti-piracy work based both on copyright and trademark law, patentability analysis, trademark infringement studies. Michał prepares assignment of rights and license agreements, as well as opinions and other agreements related to trademarks, patents, utility models, industrial designs, copyrights, trade secrets and domain names.

Michał actively comments on the IP matters across the region. He prepared more than 40 articles on protection of intellectual property and wrote a book on representation of trademarks.