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“Slaughter and May is 'just a class outfit' on high-value corporate and commercial IT and telecoms matters”

The Legal 500, 2013

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Lawyers in our multi-disciplinary technology practice understand the particular challenges facing those involved in the technology sector. We advise on the full range of technology, e-commerce, digital and data related matters, including:

  • commercial technology arrangements from global technology outsourcings, strategic IT procurement programs and cloud solutions to traditional software, development, licensing and maintenance agreements
  • e-commerce strategies, law and regulation
  • IP related technology issues
  • data analytics and data monetisation
  • competition issues arising in the technology sector
  • data protection and information (including cyber) security matters both pre and post breach
  • corporate mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions which require specialist IT input or have significant risk or value drivers associated with technology
  • tax and financing matters, including advising on the tax implications of complex global outsourcings
  • technology disputes, both before any formal dispute has arisen and after proceedings have been issued

We also provide leading technology clients with a wide range of legal services ranging from sector specific advice to competition, corporate, tax and financing matters.




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