Søren Sandfeld

Room: POR/18.B-1.121

Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen has been with CBS LAW since August 2019, where he came from a professorate at Aalborg University. His main research fields cover media, IT and telecoms law, including areas which are vital for the new digital media and platforms, such as data protection law, copyright law, marketing practices law and law of obligations. Over the years he has been a member of numerous legislative committees, councils and complaint boards. Presently, he is a board member of The Danish Courts, Vice Chairman of the Danish Telecommunications Board of Appeal (Teleklagenævnet) and alternate member of the Danish Data Protection Council.    

Primary research areas
  • Media law
  • IT law
  • Telecommunications law
  • Data protection law
  • Copyright law
  • Law of obligations


Administrative tasks
  • Course coordinator for a number of courses
Curriculum Vitae
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  • Advanced Law of Obligations (MSc in Business Administration and Commercial Law)
  • Bachelor projects and Master theses
Other teaching activities

Selected publications
  • Danish Media Law, 2. edition (196 s., udarbejdet sammen med professor, dr. jur., Sten Schaumburg-Müller, Århus Universitet), Klüwer Law International
  • Teleretten (491 s.), DJØF’s Forlag marts 2014, udarbejdet sammen med lektor, ph.d. Christian Bergqvist, Det Juridiske Fakultet, Københavns Universitet, og juridisk konsulent, cand.jur. Søren Johansen, Telenor; jeg er redaktør af bogen og hovedforfatter til 7 af 14 kapitler; anmeldt i U 2014B.291
  • Medieretten (964 s., udarbejdet sammen med professor, dr. jur. Sten Schaumburg-Müller), DJØF’s Forlag, april 2013; anmeldt i U 2014B.95
  • E-handelsret (484 s., udarbejdet sammen med professor, dr. jur. Ruth Nielsen, CBS), DJØF’s Forlag, december 2011
  • ”Platform Intermediaries in the Sharing Economy: Questions of Liability and Remedy” (skrevet sammen med professor Kim Østergaard, CBS), Nordic Journal of Commercial Law, 2019, 21-41
  • ”Misinformation (”fake news”) i retlig belysning”, Juristen (kategori 2-tidskrift på BFI-listen) nr. 1, 2019, s. 37-49
  • “Data Retention in Europe – the Tele2 case and beyond” (skrevet sammen med Professor Henrik Udsen og ph.d.-studerende Anja Møller Pedersen, begge Københavns Universitet), International Data Privacy Law, Oxford Press (kategori 2-tidsskrift på BFI-listen), 2/2018, 1-15
  • Persondatabehandling i journalistisk øjemed (skrevet sammen med prof. dr. jur., Sten Schaumburg-Müller, Syddansk Universitet), Juristen (kategori 2-tidsskrift på BFI-listen) nr. 2, 2017, s. 53-62
Publications List
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Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen; Clement Salung Petersen / Injunctions Against Mere Conduit of Information Protected by Copyright : A Scandinavian Perspective.
In: I I C - International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Vol. 42, No. 2, 2011, p. 151-180
Journal article > peer review
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen; Sten Schaumburg-Müller / Media Law in Denmark
Alphen aan den Rijn : Kluwer Law International 2011, 224 p.
Book > peer review
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen / Mobile Commerce and ISP Liability in the EU
In: International Journal of Law and Information Technology, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2011, p. 29-52
Journal article > peer review
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen / Danish Supreme Court Upholds Injunction to Block the Pirate Bay
Net publication - Internet publication
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen; Sten Schaumburg-Müller / Denmark
In: International Encyclopaedia for Media Law. ed. /Peggy Valcke; Eva Lievens. : Kluwer Law International 2010 (International Encyclopedias of Laws Series )
Encyclopedia chapter > peer review
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen / Denmark
In: Study on the Equal Treatment of Non-Nationals in Individual Sport Competitions: Tender No. EAC/19/2009 Commisioned by the European Commision, Directorate-General for Education and Culture December 2010. . ed. /Stefaan van den Bogaert; Armin Cuyvers; Simon Gardiner; Richard Parrish; Samuli Miettinen; Janwillem Soek; Robert Siekmann. : European Commission 2010, p. 49-51
Report chapter > peer review
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen / Formidleransvaret på internettet
In: Juristen, Vol. 2010, No. 8, 2010, p. 207-215
Journal article > peer review
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen / Pirate Bay
In: Lov og Data, Vol. 2010, No. 3, 2010, p. 10-13
Journal article
Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen; Ruth Nielsen; Thomas Riis; Andrej Savin; Kim Østergaard / Comments on the Commission's Green Paper on Copyright in The Knowledge Economy
Frederiksberg : Juridisk Institut. CBS 2009, 25 p.
Working paper
Peter Møgelvang-Hansen; Søren Sandfeld Jakobsen / Contract II : General Provisions, Delivery of Goods, Package Travel, and Payment Services.
München : Selliers. European Law Publishers 2009, 518 p.
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Academic Interests

Research Projects
Outside activities
  • Gorrissen Federspiel Law firm, from December 2018, Attorney