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JUDr. Filip Gantner

Education

Charles University Faculty of Law (Mgr., 2013, JUDr., 2015)

Other study visits

Centre of English Studies in Dublin, Ireland (2014)

Language of provided services

Czech, English

Membership in vocational, professional, and advisory boards

Czech Bar Association, ALAI Czech Republic (Association Littéraire et Artistique Internationale)

Proffesional exams, membership in appointed institutions
  • registered mediator´s examination (in accordance with the Act on Mediation)
  • appointed mediator (in accordance with the Copyright Act, appointed by the Ministry of Culture)
Past working experience

Havel, Holásek & Partners (2010 – 2013)

District Court in Jindřichův Hradec (2008 – 2010)

Criminal Police and Investigation Service's Regional Department at Jindřichův Hradec (2009)

Filip is an attorney at Bříza & Trubač Attorneys at Law. Before starting his cooperation with Bříza & Trubač Attorneys at Law he worked as a legal assistent (paralegal) for more than three years in the largest Czech law firm. He also passed a two-year-long internship at the District Court in Jindřichův Hradec and an internship at the Criminal Police and Investigation Service's Regional Department at Jindřichův Hradec.

References

Filip has experience with matters related to the substantive and procedural civil law, tax law, business law and European Union law. He also deals with copyright issues, with a focus on copyright protection, and he has published number of media articles on this matter. He participated in the representation during international arbitration case and he also provided legal services to notable international company in negotiating a contract worth billion CZK. He wrote up several legal analysis for both Czech and international clients in various legal areas such as European Union law, tax law and copyright law. He also has experience with legal counselling as well as with representation before the EU Court of Justice in Luxembourg and before the General Court in Luxembourg.

Publications and presentations
  • Interview for Czech Radio on a verdict of the EU Court of Justice on payment of royalties for performing the broadcast in the bedrooms of spa facilities (available here, in Czech) (02/14)
  • On the Application of the Causal Objections of the Drawee (in Czech original: K uplatnění kauzálních námitek směnečného dlužníka)(epravo.cz digital 07/14) (co-authored with Jana Špačková, attorney)
  • EU Court of Justice: Spa Facilities Should Pay Royalties for TV and Radio Devices in its' Bedrooms (in Czech original: Lázně by měly platit za televize a rádia na pokojích) (Právní rádce 08/14) (co-authored with Petr Bříza, attorney)
  • Are the Airlines Entitled to Charge Passengers for Checking Their Luggage in? (in Czech original: Mohou letecké společnosti účtovat dodatečný poplatek za odbavení zavazadla?) (Právní rádce 01/15)
  • Does the provision of a hyperlink on a website contitute an infringement of copyright? (In Czech original: Je umístění hypertetového odkazu na internetové stránky porušením autorských práv?) (epravo.cz 06/15, available here, in Czech)
  • Interview for Czech Television regarding the protection of copyright on the internet in the light of recent judgments of the CJEU (available here, in Czech, time 14:10) (06/15)
  • Interview for Czech Radio on the subject of the "freedom of panorama" and its possible revision in the EU law (available here, in Czech, time 34:00) (06/15)
  • Taking Photos of the Eiffel Tower Is Allowed. At the Daytime Only (in Czech original: Fotit Eiffelovku lze bez obav. Ale jen ve dne) (Lidové noviny, p. 5, 20. 7. 2015)
  • Changes in Determination of Jurisdiction Due to the Brussels I Regulation Recast (in Czech original: Změny v určování mezinárodní soudní příslušnosti v důsledku revize nařízení Brusel I) (Právní rozhledy, vol. 15-16/2015, 08/15) (co-authored with Petr Bříza, attorney)
  • On Exhaustion of the Right to Distribution of the Work in Case of Interchange of its Form (in Czech original: K otázce vyčerpání práva na rozšiřování autorského díla v případě změny jeho nosiče)(epravo.cz 08/15, availabe here, in Czech)
  • Interview for Czech Radio on the verdict of the CJEU regarding the regime of "Safe Harbour" (available here, in Czech, time 16/37) (10/15)
  • Will (finally) Come a Revolution on the Obligation of the Spa Facilities to Pay the Royalties? (in Czech original: Přichází (konečně) revoluce v otázce placení autorských odměn lázněmi?) (epravo.cz magazine No. 04/15) (12/15)
  • On the Direct Effect of the Berne Convention in connection to the Obligation to Pay Royalties (in Czech original: K přímému účinku Bernské úmluvy ve vztahu k placení autorských odměn) (Právní rádce 01/16)
  • Royalties for Making Printed Reproductions and for Distribution of Devices for Making Printed Reproductions (in Czech original: Odměny za dovoz kopírek a kopírování autorských děl) (Právní rádce 02/16)
  • Act on the Registrar of Contracts - Basics and Application (in Czech original: Zákon o registru smluv - základy a východiska) (epravo.cz digital, 03/16)
JUDr. Filip Gantner

CONTACTS

Phone number
+420 739 633 936
Email
filip.gantner[at]brizatrubac.cz