The firm has expertise in complete range of matters related to Information Technology sector, including technology and strategic consulting services. We deal in software protection & licensing, data protection, domain names dispute resolution, technology transfer and technical assistance agreements, credit card frauds etc.
We advise our clients on cyber laws, Indian Information Technology laws, data protection, IP protection, e-commerce, etc. Data theft is one of the most common problems faced by the companies today.
We advise our clients on, protection against data theft and the best possible method, to resolve it. Our lawyers are well versed with the cyber laws, information technology laws, and data protection laws in India. We deal in software licensing, development and support and website development agreements.
We assist our clients in drafting agreements such as shrink wrap agreements, click wrap agreements software licence and maintenance agreements, hardware maintenance and system supply agreements, access and beta test agreements, service provide agreements, interconnect agreements, broadcasting, satellite and digital terrestrial agreements, Conditional Access Systems (CAS) agreements, server co-location space agreements and other related commercial agreements.
We also assist the IT companies in protecting their intellectual property and information technology-related compliance and taxation issues. We represent our clients in the tribunals, High Courts and the Supreme Court in matters of infringement of intellectual property rights and disputes relating to contracts and domain names. We have significant experience in advising our clients in establishing strategic alliances between suppliers and buyers in India and abroad. We also deal in cyber law and handle cases like internet fraud, hacking, privacy and security related issues etc.
We advise our clients in (i) Negotiating domestic & international outsourcing agreements; (ii) R&D and joint development agreements; (iii) Counseling on preserving rights in technology; (iv) Technology Licensing agreements. The area of work in this sector includes contracts for providing all kinds of outsourcing services, from call centre’s to Application Service Provider (ASP) services; conducting legal & Intellectual Property Due Diligence audits; drafting contracts for professional services; Intellectual Property Rights protection, software copyright & licensing databases, trade marks & domain names; electronic commerce & electronic data interchange (EDI); software development and distribution; internet legal issues for users, owners and service providers; regulatory issues related to foreign investment; royalty payments & repatriations; and thought leaders in the areas of privacy, ethics and trust for internet based transactions; foreign direct investment, acquisitions and divestments, private placements and Initial Public Offerings.