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Knyrim Trieb Rechtsanwälte OG

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Managing Partners: Dr Rainer Knyrim, Dr Gerald Trieb, LL.M.
Number of partners: 2
Number of lawyers: 7
Languages: English, German

Firm Overview:
Based in Vienna, Austria, Knyrim Trieb attorneys-at-law is Austria’s first law boutique of experts specialised in data protection law and IT-law. With more than 15 years of experience Knyrim Trieb attorneys are some of Austria’s leading experts in the areas of data protection law, e-commerce law, collective employment law and contract law. Cooperating with a variety of external partners and the international Privacy Europe network, the firm acts as an expert and ‘one-stop-shop’ for international projects. Founded on January 1st, 2017 the firm has trebled within only three years, with an outstanding reputation of expertise in the field of IT and data protection law.

Main Areas of Practice:

-Data Protection Law
-IT, Telecommunications & E-Commerce
-Collective Employment Law
-Contract Law

Data Protection Law:

2 partners; 7 fee earners based in Vienna
Implementation of the European General Data Protection Regulation and the new Austrian Data Protection Act and covering any aspect of data protection, including in-house evaluation of IT systems, establishing of records of processing activities, data protection impact assessment, assessment of IT systems with respect to data protection by design and support and drafting of relevant documents and conducting data protection workshops for all company levels.
Key Clients: Boehringer Ingelheim RCV GmbH & Co KG, Lenzing AG, VÖEW (Austrian Association of Electricity Companies), Eli Lilly Ges.m.b.H., Immofinanz AG, voestalpine AG, KTM AG, Landesholding Burgenland GmbH, ÖAMTC (Austrian Automobile Club) Contacts: Dr Rainer Knyrim, Dr Gerald Trieb, LL.M.
Tel: +43 1 909 30 70
Email: [email protected]

IT, Telecommunications & E-Commerce Law:
2 partners; 7 fee earners based in Vienna
Advising both start-ups and established companies to design their apps and online services by ensuring that the wording of marketing consent, business terms and conditions, information materials and cookie declarations meet all the legal requirements. Assessment and drawing up IT policies and agreements on the use of telephones, email, the internet and social media in the workplace and enforcing the client’s rights in the event of breaches of competition law or domain rights. Key Clients: Wolford AG, MANZ’sche Verlags - und Universitätsbuchhandlung GmbH, Wiener Netze GmbH (Vienna Utilities), Kia Austria GmbH
Contacts: Dr Rainer Knyrim, Dr Gerald Trieb, LL.M.
Tel: +43 1 909 30 70
Email: [email protected]

Collective Employment Law:
2 partners; 7 fee earners based in Vienna
Advising, assessment and drawing up company agreements, declarations of consent and information letters to employees, and supporting in negotiations with works councils.
Key Clients: Boehringer Ingelheim RCV GmbH & Co KG, Wiener Netze GmbH (Vienna Utilities), Lenzing AG
Contacts: Dr Rainer Knyrim, Dr Gerald Trieb, LL.M.
Tel: +43 1 909 30 70
Email: [email protected]

Contract Law:
2 partners; 7 fee earners based in Vienna
Assessment and drawing up agreements, especially regarding software products, by evaluating and assessing the client’s business and technical environment. Key Clients: Energie Steiermark AG (Energy Styria), DAF Austria GesmbH, Immofinanz AG
Contacts: Dr Rainer Knyrim, Dr Gerald Trieb, LL.M.
Tel: +43 1 909 30 70
Email: [email protected]