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Information Technology

Technological changes have transformed the way businesses operate as online and mobile communications have created an environment where security is paramount, as well as meeting the changing demands of consumers and b2b customers.

It is important to ensure that the technologies deliver customer – focussed solutions, but also protect against the risks to the business.

As well as understanding the technological changes and legislation affecting businesses, our team can add value by harnessing our legal expertise to support entrepreneurial clients in the growth of their technology business, including fund raising, technology development and collaboration agreements and realising value in the business.

Our work includes advising sellers and licensors of technology and intellectual property as well as all buyers and licensees who want clear and reliable agreements to support their businesses critical infrastructure. We also help with establishing and running websites whether or not selling goods or services, terms and conditions of sale and purchase, website terms of use and privacy policies and data protection implications.

services we provide

Our services include advising on:

  • website terms and conditions and privacy policies
  • terms and conditions for the provision of online services and e-commerce
  • collection of information/Data Protection Act implications
  • data protection statements and policies
  • consumer contracts regulations 2013
  • terms and conditions for online competitions
  • domain name registration and transfer
  • email marketing
  • regulatory compliance and health check of website content
  • supply contracts
  • software development agreements
  • IT infrastructure and outsourcing agreements
  • software licensing
  • training, maintenance and support agreements
  • ownership of intellectual property rights copyright and development rights
  • confidentiality agreements

Our commercial specialists also advise clients in the online sector, including software developers, licensees and licensors, and those wanting to exploit, protect and enforce contractual and intellectual property rights. 

Futher information on the services we provide in the technology sector please see Technology.

Quick Contact

David Irving


Tel: +44 (0)1932 590577

Valerie Toon

Managing Partner

Tel: +44 (0)1932 590570

Georgina Mercer


Tel: +44 (0)1932 590556