Dziennik Gazeta Prawna

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Dziennik Gazeta Prawna
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TypeDaily newspaper (Monday to Friday)
Owner(s)Infor Biznes
Founder(s)Ryszard Pieńkowski
PublisherInfor Biznes
Editor-in-chiefKrzysztof Jedlak
Founded1 September 2009; 13 years ago (2009-09-01)
Political alignment
Circulation38,167 (2018)[1]
OCLC number762030561
WebsiteDziennik Gazeta Prawna

Dziennik Gazeta Prawna (Polish: Daily Legal Newspaper; abbreviation: DGP) is a Polish legal and business daily newspaper, headquartered in Warsaw and published from Monday to Friday.[2] The paper focuses on law, taxes and finances. The publisher of DGP is Infor Biznes, a Polish publishing company.


The paper was launched in September 2009 as a result of the merger between Dziennik Polska-Europa-Świat (issued by Ringier Axel Springer Polska) and Gazeta Prawna (Legal Newspaper in English, issued by Infor Biznes since October 1994).[3][4] Of them, Dziennik was a daily while the latter was a special legal paper.[3] The publisher of Dziennik, Ringier Axel Springer, sold it to Infor Biznes, the publisher of Gazeta Prawna.[5][6] Until 2018 Ringier Axel Springer Media AG owned a 49% shares of Infor Biznes, publisher of the daily.[7] In March 2018 Ryszard Pieńkowski, owner of Infor PL Group, bought back 49% of shares in Infor Biznes from Ringier Axel Springer.[8] The owner and president of the management board of Infor PL and Infor Biznes is Ryszard Pieńkowski.[1]

Michał Kobosko was the editor-in-chief of the paper from 2009 to 2010.[9] From June 2016 the editor-in-chief is Krzysztof Jedlak.[10]


The major focus of Dziennik Gazeta Prawna is economic and legal affairs.[11][12] It employed three different colors for its three main sections: white for news, yellow for tax and legal affairs and salmon for business and finance news until 2010.[3] Later salmon-colored section was integrated into main section.[4]

Extended editorial offer of DGP features: Tax Mondays with the weekly magazine for subscribers of "Taxes and Accounting", Entrepreneurial and Legal Tuesdays with weekly magazines for subscribers of "Lawyer" and "Enterprise and Law", Self-governmental Wednesdays with the weekly magazine for subscribers of "Self-government and Administration" as well as HR Thursdays with the weekly magazine for subscribers of "Payroll and HR".[13]

The Friday edition of DGP is published as a magazine, the news contents are replaced with topics similar to those encountered in opinion-forming weekly magazines such as social issues, business, culture and technological innovations.[14] Since November 2015 the weekend edition is published as a whole on white pages, while the subscribers additionally receive the specialist weekly magazine entitled Tygodnik Gazeta Prawna which features news on four areas: accounting and taxes, payroll and HR, self-government and administration, enterprise and law.[15]

DGP has a centrist and center-right stance.[16][17] The paper is also a liberal conservative publication.[2]


The circulation of Dziennik Gazeta Prawna was 118,206 copies in 2009.[16] It was 99,582 copies in 2010 and 91,554 in 2011.[18] In a readership study covered the period of April through September 2011 it was found that the paper had the score of 2.24%, making it the seventh most read paper in Poland.[4] The estimated circulation for the daily in 2012 was 82,055 copies.[2][5] In February 2013 the paper sold 74,150 copies.[16] Its print and e-edition circulation was 53,058 copies in August 2014.[19]

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  1. ^ a b Michał Kurdupski (6 February 2019). "„Gazeta Polska Codziennie" z największym spadkiem sprzedaży w 2018 roku. „Fakt" najchętniej kupowany" (in Polish).
  2. ^ a b c "Dziennik Gazeta Prawna". Euro Topics. Retrieved 8 October 2013.
  3. ^ a b c "Dziennik Gazeta Prawna". Publicitas. Archived from the original on 14 December 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2013.
  4. ^ a b c Joanna Konopka (2012). "The national market for daily newspapers after 1989". In Katarzyna Pokorna-Ignatowicz (ed.). The Polish Media System 1989–2011. Krakow: Krakowskie Towarzystwo Eduk. p. 64. ISBN 978-83-7571-217-9.
  5. ^ a b "Country profile - Poland". ifM. Archived from the original on 18 December 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2013.
  6. ^ Andrzej Adamski. "Press market in Poland A.D. 2010" (PDF). CeON Repository. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  7. ^ "Countries - Poland". Ringier Axel Springer. Retrieved 28 September 2013.
  8. ^ "Ryszard Pieńkowski kupił od Ringier Axel Springer pozostałe 49 proc. udziałów Infor Biznes" (in Polish). 8 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Dziennik Gazeta Prawna". Presseurop. 15 December 2011.
  10. ^ Tomasz Wojtas (22 April 2016). "Jadwiga Sztabińska rezygnuje, Krzysztof Jedlak naczelnym "Dziennika Gazety Prawnej"". Wirtualne Media (in Polish). Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  11. ^ "Professor Bernd Raffelhüschen in Warsaw on 20 January 2010" (PDF). University of Freiburg. Retrieved 28 September 2013.
  12. ^ "Miller Canfield Ranked #1 Mid-Sized Law Firm in Poland by Leading Legal Publication". Miller Canfield. 20 May 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2013.
  13. ^ ""Dziennik Gazeta Prawna" z nową jedynką i stronami prawnymi" (in Polish). 30 August 2013.
  14. ^ "Weekendowe wydanie "Dziennika Gazety Prawnej" w nowej odsłonie" (in Polish). 11 January 2013.
  15. ^ ""Tygodnik Gazeta Prawna" w piątki, ale tylko dla prenumeratorów. Znikną strony prawne". (in Polish). 17 November 2015.
  16. ^ a b c Aleksandra Sójka (October 2013). "Poland – a Surveillance Eldorado? Security, Privacy, and New Technologies in Polish Leading Newspapers (2010-2013)" (PDF). Seconomics. Prague.
  17. ^ "The Euro Crisis, Media Coverage, and Perceptions of Europe within the EU" (PDF). Reuters Institute. 2012. Archived from the original (Report) on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2013.
  18. ^ "National newspapers total circulation". International Federation of Audit Bureaux of Circulations. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  19. ^ "Circulation of dailies". Teleskop. Retrieved 2 December 2014.

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