Jakob Metzger

Doctoral Researcher

Jakob Metzger studied law at the Albert-Ludwigs-University in Freiburg and at the National Law School of India University in Bangalore, India. He completed his legal clerkship at the Berlin Appellate Court (Kammergericht) – which included stations at the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection and at the German Embassy in Phnom Penh, Cambodia – with the second state examination.

Since December 2017, he has been working as a research assistant at the Weizenbaum-Institute and as a doctoral candidate at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, focusing on the legal implications of a data-driven economy.



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Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU)
  • Positions

    Doctoral Researcher:

    Research Group 4: Data as a Means of Payment

  • © Marie Schirmbeck
  • Fields of research
    • Recht der Informationstechnologie
    • Datenschutzrecht
    • Europarecht
    • Allgemeines Zivilrecht

Axel Metzger, Zohar Efroni, Lena Mischau, Jakob Metzger, Data-Related Aspects of the Digital Content Directive, 9 (2018) JIPITEC 90 para 1

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