Practice Areas & Legal Services
A Few Examples of Legal Services Provided to our Clients
Our clients are represented by companies providing technology solutions (hardware, software, networks, internet) as well as companies using technology solutions.
Drafted several types of computer contracts (IT development, user license, outsourcing agreements, etc.) and supported our clients (software publishers, distributors, users) in contractual negotiations; Drafted and negotiated commercial contracts for Open Source solutions providers; Legal and pre-litigation advice on matters regarding fight against computer fraud and cybercrime; Litigation on contract performance (IT development issues).
Drafted contractual documents (user terms and conditions, privacy policies, technology licensing agreements, content licensing agreements, etc.) for companies operating web sites in diverse areas; Legal compliance audits of web sites; Legal advice regarding the implementation of electronic signature in business processes, Legal advice on games, lotteries, and online gaming, Legal advice on online sales of health products; Litigation on conflicts between domain names; etc.
On-line advertising, E-marketing
Researched and advised French and foreign companies on advertising, online marketing and targeted marketing regulations ; Legal advice on database development and online marketing campaigns.
Privacy and Data Protection
Researched and advised clients on the issues of cyber-surveillance and on privacy policies, on geolocation, sensitive data treatments, implementation of a biometrics system, outsourcing, outsourcing data in Cloud; Completed data treatment filings with the French data commission (CNIL), including for complex data treatments; On-going legal advice and preparatory compliance work regarding the European general data protection regulation (GDPR).
Intellectual Property and Business Law
Legal advice on trademark registration; Drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts (Sales terms and conditions, distribution, licensing); Assistance on debt collection matters; Legal advice on termination of commercial relations; Litigation on unfair competition matters.
Our clients are IT solutions providers and IT users in the following areas:
E-commerce web sites, professional on-line directory, contents aggregator, intermediation platforms (finance, insurance), ToIP, online gaming, mobile apps distribution, online auction web site, social networks, dating websites, online services (teaching, translation), email routing and data bases management services, advertising agencies; Software publishers and distributors, Open Source solution publishers; Industrial and service companies, associations: glass and packaging industry, consumer appliances manufacturers, consumer goods manufacturers, communication agency; payment services; Sale of regulated products and services.
Technology startup companies
Deleporte Wentz Avocat is a partner of Essec Ventures, the ESSEC Business School incubator. We advise startup companies set up by young innovative entrepreneurs in all areas related to technologies.