We have expertise in technology, digital, and internet law areas such as:
Much of our technology-related work is involves contracts of varying complexity. We review, draft, and negotiate various types of technology contracts including Master Services Agreements, Statements of Work, Software Licence Agreements, and Equipment Rental Agreements. We always aim to reach agreement quickly by focusing on the areas that have the most risk and importance to our clients.
Privacy and data protection
Protection and exploitation of intellectual property including advice on registration and safeguarding of trademarks and designs.
E-Commerce including rights and obligations of buyers and sellers and obligations relating to harmful digital communications, electronic transactions, fair trading, and other relevant internet and email marketing laws.
We advise start-up companies on the essential elements necessary to begin trading. This often involves advice with company law, shareholders agreements, financing, website terms, and privacy policies.
Our commercial lawyers take an active interest in emerging technological developments and their impact on the law in such areas as Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things.
We also have a strong interest in blockchain technology and how the uses of blockchain technology may be used in commercial business transactions through the development of smart contracts. In the future smart contracts will have the potential to streamline, automate and simplify commercial transactions and change the way parties contract with each other
If you would like to discuss any IT, digital, or cyberlaw issues for your existing technology business, or planned start-up, please get in touch with one of our commercial lawyers who would be happy to assist.