IT and Outsourcing

Outsourcing and IT Projects
Consulting support for the planning and execution of complex IT projects and system implementations such as outsourcing of IT applications and services; implementation and modification of standard and customized software; procurement law aspects of IT projects, advice on IT projects in crisis, escalation and conflict management in IT and software projects

IT contract law
Design and consulting on the conclusion of IT agreements and on software licensing and distribution models, including particularly software purchasing and leasing, software as-a-service and platform-as-a-service contracts, software maintenance and support agreements; consulting and training agreements; SLAs; software development contracts; hardware procurement contracts, IT procurement law (EVB-IT; BVB); open source and OEM software; software license management, software in bankruptcy.

Data privacy and security
Advice on data privacy-related matters, particularly regarding data collection and management, order data processing, cross-border data processing, data warehousing; data privacy policy structuring.

IT lawsuits and patent infringement litigation
Representation in lawsuits concerning IT contracts and projects; documentation of defects; independent proof methods; arbitration; mediation; patent infringement suits concerning information processing and/or communications.

Technology Transactions 
Preparations for, oversight of and conclusion of transactions relating to technology firms and IT due diligence. IT-related antitrust law.

IT labor law 
IT single-plant bargaining agreements and corporate policies on the use of e-mail, internet, whistleblowing Systems.