IT and privacy law

In the field of information technology law (IT law) and privacy law, we provide consulting services on legal issues relating to IT transactions and IT projects, including the related procurement procedures, to national and international companies from various industries and public authorities, and we ensure IT compliance together with our clients. Furthermore, we provide comprehensive services to our clients in the fields of privacy, internet (e-commerce) and multimedia law, with respect to research and development projects (in particular in the field of licensing), and in the field of telecommunications law.

Special subjects:

  • Draft and review of software and IT contracts and software license agreements

  • Planning of and assistance with IT projects, from the awarding and procurement to the assertion of claims for defects, if necessary (including change management)

  • Ensuring compliance with privacy law within the company

  • Consulting services for privacy officers

  • Cloud computing, in particular review of the legal admissibility and strategic advice

  • Assistance to e-commerce companies (e.g. online shops), in particular regarding the applicable information obligations, product labelling, domain law, draft of GTC, payment systems and online marketing

  • Mobile commerce (e.g. consulting on shop apps)

  • Limitation of the liability of platform operators and other telemedia providers

  • Avoiding liability for external content

  • Consulting on social media offers (e.g. preparation of guidelines, assertion of claims and defensive action regarding published contents)