GEISTWERT

TMT Department

Austria
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What the team is known for TMT boutique offering dependable expertise in IT and related IP matters. Noted for high-quality work in software contracts and game development. Additionally handles related IP aspects, especially copyright and trade mark matters. Further areas of activity include data protection, international e-commerce and IT outsourcing. Often seen advising technology start-ups as well as numerous clients in the media, entertainment and electronics industries. Represents state-owned and private companies on both domestic and multi-jurisdictional matters.

Strengths The firm receives praise by a client who enthuses: "Cross-border work is handled brilliantly by GEISTWERT, not least because of the very strong international network of the law firm."

Another satisfied client further appreciates the team's ability to "explain complicated facts in a simple and practical way."

Work highlights Advised Mi’pu’mi Games on the negotiations regarding the contracts for the development of a new game franchise.

Notable practitioners

Alexander Schnider is best known for acting on complex gaming, betting and gambling mandates as well as consumer protection matters. One client enthuses: "His working style is fast, accurate, solution-oriented and efficient."

Max Mosing frequently assists clients with data protection, e-commerce and large IT projects. One satisfied client says: "He knows the market and our needs very well, and is always punctual and reliable. All our problems are solved in such a way that the reasoning is comprehensible for our employees."