Our Information Technology & Communications Capabilities
Our team is highly experienced in all kind of IT&C matters, across a vast array of industries such as energy, pharma, online retail services, fintech etc.
“They have a lot of experience and they are also very strong in IT&C and commercial law and understand our business. They are our go-to law firm for some time now. Large team with diverse backgrounds. Very professional/prompt”. [Legal 500, 2021]
“Very pro-business approach, reacting quickly, with a thorough legal analysis behind. The lawyers understand our business and are able to integrate this into their advice. They are always very prompt, flexible and reliable”. [Legal 500, 2021]
“They are one of the very few law firms in the market that can really assist professionally on complex projects and that is very good in all complementary areas of law. Very solid experience. Business oriented. Hard working. Holistic approach. Understand very well e-commerce”. [Legal 500, 2021]
Our team has been involved in a large number of significant IT&C related matters, covering a broad range of industries, which in the recent past have included assistance to:
|■||a software company focusing on next-generation sequencing-based patient testing solutions in a transaction concerning the sale of its assets, including intellectual property, to a leading precision medicine company acting in the field of solutions for transplant patients; the transaction combined legal aspects related to highly innovative products including in the field of IT and medicine.|
|■||one of the most active electricity and natural gas suppliers and energy producers in the country, in a number of matters covering the digitalization of energy services in Romania, the client being the fastest growing energy provider on the market which primarily conducts its activity and relationships with final customers through digital tools.
We advised the client in connection with all contractual and regulatory matters concerning a social energy platform run by the client, designed as a digital tool allowing users to access a trading platform of green tokens, incorporating crypto assets and gamification elements. We basically assisted the client in establishing the legal prerogatives and conditions for the blockchain-powered platform aimed at creating an ecosystem representing the first peer-to-peer, fully decentralized energy transfer platform, allowing users to send and receive energy worldwide, based on its proprietary virtual balancing system that uses A.I, Big Data, and IT technologies.
|■||a Romanian entrepreneur, in relation to the design and implementation of a business concept (and the follow up functionalities) covering car accidents, based on an electronic application that allows for the connection of multiple services required in the context of a car accident.|
|■||some of the largest international pharma companies, in connection to their IT applications, IT platforms, electronic vouchers system and use of several data basis, as well as in drafting and negotiating the contractual framework with different service providers, including from the parties’ qualification perspective.|
|■||a communications and software developer on numerous intellectual property aspects and software-related legal matters.|
|■||one of the largest online retailers in Romania, in connection with IT projects, including in relation to a joint venture for the establishment of a virtual marketplace, which consisted in highly sophisticated work for the preparation and negotiation of the package for the setting up of the IT platform intended to host the marketplace, the assignment of rights in this respect and the services required for its maintenance and the assistance during the implementation period.|
|■||a credit institution in connection with the assessment from a legal perspective of various fin tech solutions for online crediting on a cross-border basis, offered to Romanian eligible customers, requiring multiple contractual relationships with all the actors involved in the process and substantial legal input from an IT (including electronic signature), regulatory, contractual perspective (including e-commerce, consumer protection aspects and requirements for distance contracts).|
|■||one of the largest FCMG retailers in relation to IT security breaches and cyber fraud of third parties committed against it, including in connection with the associated IT, data privacy, criminal law, relationships with third parties and contractual legal matters; our assistance also included various legal matters in the context of the digitalization of services, the development and operation of websites, applications etc.
We have continued to assist the client in acquiring a suite of software system dedicated, among others, to the processing of the employees’ data and management of job duties.
|■||one of the largest electricity and natural gas suppliers in connection with a broad array of IT and cyber security matters in the context of various data related investigations and complaints.|