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DLA Piper LLP

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What the team is known for

Full-service firm with strong expertise across matters concerning IT and media law. Often active on outsourcing and digitalisation projects. Further respected for its media law advice covering a broad range of issues ranging from advertising and product placement to gambling and personal rights issues. Regularly assists with M&A-related issues as well as disputes. Client roster ranges from market leaders in the digital and print publishing, fashion and automotive industries. Strong international presence enables effective handling of cross-border cases for an international clientele.

Strengths

One client states: "We have a good experience with the firm and appreciate the pragmatic approach and in-depth knowledge of the media industry," further praising the "overall sound legal advice."

Another interviewee adds: "They are well known in the tech area."

Work highlights

Advised Dachser on IT compliance across several jurisdictions.

Notable practitioners

Jan Geert Meents assists clients with IT compliance, data usage and cybersecurity, primarily advising automotive sector clients. One interviewee praises his sector knowledge, saying: "He simply engages with and understands this area."

Experienced practitioner Stefan Engels advises prominent clients from the TV and publishing sectors on issues such as advertisement, gambling, copyright and press law. One client praises his efficiency, stating:"He is very quick and asks the right questions."

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TMT Department

DLA Piper LLP

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Department location

Maximilianstraße 2

Munich

Bavaria

Germany

80539

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Germany

TMT: Information Technology


Jan Geert Meents
Band 2

TMT: Media


Stefan Engels
Band 3