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Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Significant matters of the Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice include advising:

  • A local bank on its operational technology agreements, and the outsourcing of its entire it department
  • An Indian IT consultancy on local law issues for foreign IT service providers¬∑ A stock exchange operator on software licensing and services aspects of a SaaS platform for managing exchange, bank, brokerage and company participation in IPOs
  • An African media company acquiring technology relating to a streaming television business
  • A global cloud services provider on data protection and telecommunications regulatory considerations relating to the establishment of a regional internet data centre
  • A global entertainment company on Middle East implications of a data breach involving sensitive HR information
  • An international bank on data protection implications arising from use of an off-shore hub to process ‘whistleblower’ reports
  • A broadcaster on linear channel carriage arrangements and satellite capacity deals
  • A streaming television service provider on structuring, content and editorial advice, and local content sourcing, for the proposed roll-out of its service in the Middle East
  • A US advertising firm on television script and content reviews for a series of commercials to be aired in the Middle East
  • A local sporting body on outdoor advertising arrangements
  • A technology hardware manufacturer on claims of misuse of personality rights in an advertising context
  • A mapping software specialist in respect of regional restrictions on the filming of content for use in car navigation software
  • A global liquor brand on its proposed on-line promotional campaign
  • An international construction company in respect of use of VPN and VoIP related software sourced other than from a locally licensed telecommunications services provider
  • An automobile manufacturer on telecommunications, telematics and data related aspects of the Middle East roll-out of its internet-connected vehicle offering
  • A railway infrastructure owner on the construction of communications cable networks, and the protocol for enabling third party access to such networks