VISCHER

TMT Department

Switzerland
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What the team is known for Significant team active in the IT and telecommunications sector, representing clients in the negotiation of outsourcing arrangements. Also advises on data protection and privacy law, with experience in copyright and compliance cases involving failure to block illegal streaming sites. Recommended for data transfer and licensing matters.

Strengths A client reports: "They have invested in getting to know our business in order to represent us as well as possible."

Another source describes the team as having a "very agile and customer-focused approach."

Work highlights Advised Hocoma, a medical robotics innovator, on global data privacy compliance requirements in relation to a cloud-based application.

Notable practitioners

David Rosenthal joined VISCHER in June 2020. He i s "absolutely stellar" in data protection mandates, according to one client, while another enthuses: "He is very efficient, always fast and very straightforward." He offers further strength in technology-focused internal investigations and arbitration proceedings, and is an expert on e-discovery.

Rolf Auf der Maur advises technology and media companies on licensing agreements of all kinds. He is also recommended for his command of data protection and information law.