Startseite - Fields of Law - IT and Data Protection Law - Media and Information Technology

Especially in the fields of technology, media or telecommunications, our clients often have to find their way in a technically challenging, demanding and constantly changing environment. We assist you in complying with regulatory requirements and, together with our colleagues from KPMG Advisory, advise you on all risk management and compliance projects. These include intellectual property, media and technology law, and data protection.

Our team has years of experience in drafting and advising on software licensing and development contracts, service contracts, software and hardware procurement contracts and IT system contracts. We assist in connection with IT projects, including with project monitoring, IT procurement and tenders and have extensive expertise in e-commerce, online platforms, websites and legal issues arising from new business models in the areas of industry 4.0, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence. We also contribute our knowledge to transactions involving IT companies (due diligence, IT M&A).


Main Focus of Activity

  • IT contracts (IT project management, outsourcing, provider, domain)
  • Software contracts (development, implementation, maintenance of software)
  • Technology contracts
  • Licensing
  • Applications
  • E-Commerce/Platforms/Websites/Online Shops
  • Outsourcing, Cloud Services, IT Hosting, Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Protection of property, copyright
  • M&A/technology transactions
  • General terms and conditions of business and use
  • Data protection compliance
  • Telecommunications and Social Media
  • Representation before authorities and courts

IT and Data Protection

Innovation and technological progress also entail a number of legal challenges. We assist you with these challenges.