APP DEVELOPMENT AND EXPLOITATION

Our Commercial IT Contracts team works with developers to ensure that their app is structured in the right way to manage risks within the service that they are offering, and advise on compliance risks including user term, privacy notices and cookie information.

BUYING HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS INCLUDING LICENSING

Our expert legal advisors act for both customers and suppliers procuring a range of IT hardware, software and services, advising on the legal risks, negotiating to ensure that those risks are effectively managed between supplier and customer, whether a complex IT outsourcing or simple hardware or software purchase, and associated licensing terms including SAAS models of service provision.

CYBER SECURITY

We advise on appropriate terms for licensing software security products and increasingly managed security services.

DATA LICENSING

Our IT legal experts are experienced in data licensing whether for internal use or onward incorporation as part of a client’s business offering to its customers.

E-COMMERCE

We provide advice on e-commerce arrangements, including online terms and advertising compliance, and consumer rights, as well as explaining issues relating to data collection, use and sharing when handling personal data via e-commerce platforms to ensure compliance with GDPR requirements.

MANAGED IT SERVICES

We are experienced in drafting and negotiating simple and complex managed service contracts to cover delivery of a range of design, hosting, implementation and security services.

IT PLATFORMS AND DATA LICENSING

We advise on the structure, legal frameworks and risks of establishing an IT platform to underpin a commercial opportunity. We draft and negotiate commercial IT contract terms for the supply, hosting and maintenance and support of platforms.