Getting the right IT solutions can be a game-changer for your business. In today's market, the pace of technological advances has resulted in more business opportunities, but understanding and adopting technology can be challenging for any business. Taylor Wessing helps you do just that.
The lawyers in our technology group understand not only the legal aspects of IT projects and contracting, but also the technology itself and how these two fit together with your business. We guide you as your business advisor, as well as your lawyer, identifying commercial opportunities and helping you overcome legal obstacles in ways that other firms simply cannot. To do this, we work closely with your in-house legal team and your business.
We work with many of the most promising growth-stage tech companies panning out globally from the leading international tech hubs across Europe, the US, Middle East and Asia. This experience gives us insight into cutting-edge technologies and business models enabling us to prepare legal strategies before these technologies reach the general public.
We work on hugely ambitious, innovative, and –based matters such as telecoms, fintech, health tech life sciences, insuretech, AI, blockchain and cryptocurrencies, traveltech, e-commerce and gaming. Whether you need outsourcing, procurement, litigation or alternative dispute resolution, or contract or commercial advice, or any other technology-related advice, we can readily support you in any country and in any industry.
Our clients tell us that we add real value by offering an integrated approach that considers their overall strategies, and by making sure they can access any of our lawyers across our international network.
The economy is digitizing at a rapid pace. Products, services and processes that were once flights of fancy are now possible. Are our current legal structures fit for purpose - or is digitization overtaking the law? On our PlugIn platform, we write about our possible digital future.
The Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR) is the new framework for individual accountability in the finance sector, and it replaces the previous 'Approved Persons' regime. Our SMCR web tool is free to use and helps determine the scope and application of the extended SMCR regime relevant to you.
Our data breach mobile app helps organisations prepare for and respond to data breaches. Organisations will face potential multi-million pound fines for data breaches after 25 May 2018. TW:Cyber Response provides practical assistance to help clients prepare for and manage breaches as effectively as possible, to minimise their exposure to regulatory action, litigation risk, and reputational damage. The app is available to download from the App Store and Google Play Store.