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Tech Litigation

Tech Litigation cases are often complex and multifaceted. Our expert team has the knowhow and experience to reduce technical complexity and present your case in court. Through working in partnership with clients and their engineers, as well as trusted technical experts, we ensure all parties fully understand the drivers of a dispute. 

We represent our clients in all types of disputes and litigation relating to technology including: 

  • Copyright
  • Data protection, privacy, and cybersecurity
  • E-Commerce
  • E-payments, fintech
  • Gaming
  • IT and software implementation projects
  • Platform liability and regulation 
  • Social media and social networks
  • Telecoms regulation
  • Use and deployment of software and software licensing

We work with companies across a range of sectors, including prominent high-growth companies from the tech sector and other industries such as life sciences, finance and renewable energy. 

Thanks to our international network, we can also include court decisions from other jurisdictions in our advice. We represent clients before national and EU courts as well as government agencies and administrative bodies. Several of the proceedings our team has litigated in the past have led to landmark decisions by the highest courts. 

We work with our clients to mitigate risks alongside growth, advising on compliance and regulatory matters that allow our clients to accelerate tech advances while protecting and sustaining valuable assets.

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Trade secrets

Better safe than sorry - On the reasonableness of secrecy measures

The German Federal Court of Justice (BGH) on the question when secrecy measures are reasonable according to the German Trade Secrets Act.

20 October 2022
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by Dr Julia Petersen

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Trade secrets

Confidentiality measures and their impact on (future) claims for damages:

check out the latest amendment auf the Austrian Act against Unfair Competition of 20 July 2022

27 July 2022
Briefing

by multiple authors

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Trade secrets

International jurisdiction

13 July 2022
Briefing

by Dr. Christian Frank, Licencié en droit (Paris II / Panthéon-Assas)

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Trade secrets

The "Need to know" principle - does it qualify for a legally appropriate protective measure in Know-how protection?

6 July 2022
Briefing

by Martin Prohaska-Marchried and Wolfgang Kapek

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Our team

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Analysis and exploration of legal and commercial issues in tech, IP, media and related sectors.

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