Portolano Cavallo couples an outstanding media practice with extensive expertise in IT-related matters. The media team excels in a range of areas, including IP, regulatory, contentious and contractual issues. The law firm additionally handles M&A transactions within the media sector. Data protection and IT contracts are also covered by its IT team. The firm's lawyers act for a broad roster of high-profile global media and technology companies, as well as major telecoms providers."
Our experience in the field of technologies includes sector-specific commercial contracts (outsourcing contracts, system integration contracts, application maintenance contracts and, in general, all tender contracts for the provision of IT services); the creation, development, usage, and protection of software; critical aspects and opportunities relating to the creation and usage of databases, etc.
We provide consultation in the areas of:
- data privacy and protection
- IT systems security
- national and international outsourcing contracts
- development, usage, and protection of software
- contracts for the provision of IT services
- drafting of company policies on the use of open-source applications
- legal aspects of cloud computing
- jurisdictional proceedings relating to the violation of intellectual property rights on software application
In-depth knowledge of the TMT sector, with particular reference to the media area. They are able to quickly understand the specific needs of the client by providing brilliant tailor-made solutions. Undoubtedly an excellence in the TMT legal landscape!"
Portolano Cavallo’s data privacy and data protection practice, which sits within the TMT group, is ‘highly professional, constantly updated and fully available to its clients’. It assists with all aspects of data protection laws, including compliance, data breaches, data transfers, cookies and privacy of employees, among others. The firm also provides an AI-powered due diligence automation solution called Luminance."