Software / IT / Internet / Data Protection

KLERX Recht­san­walts­ge­sellschaft mbH advis­es in “clas­si­cal” IT law, for exam­ple in con­nec­tion with the devel­op­ment, dis­tri­b­u­tion and acqui­si­tion of soft­ware and hard­ware, with legal exper­tise and tech­ni­cal under­stand­ing.

By the same token, you will find com­pe­tent advis­ers for your Inter­net busi­ness, e.g. for the draft­ing of Gen­er­al Terms and Con­di­tions, dec­la­ra­tions regard­ing the use of per­son­al data, dis­claimers and oth­er com­po­nent parts required for the online dis­tri­b­u­tion of goods and ser­vices. KLERX Recht­san­walts­ge­sellschaft mbH also pro­vide legal sup­port for the design and use of online plat­forms as well as social media.

Where required com­ple­men­tary to this ser­vice area, we enforce claims aris­ing under com­pe­ti­tion and trade­mark law in and out of court or defend our clients against such claims.

For spe­cif­ic ques­tions relat­ing to data pro­tec­tion and com­pli­ance, we ren­der ser­vices not just in rela­tion to the online seg­ment but also in rela­tion to the ongo­ing oper­at­ing busi­ness of enti­ties and their data pro­tec­tion offi­cers. Where required, we also pro­vide you with rep­re­sen­ta­tion for these legal areas in court and assist in answer­ing ques­tions posed by data pro­tec­tion agen­cies.


  • Con­tract nego­ti­a­tion and draft­ing relat­ing to soft­ware devel­op­ment, licens­ing, main­te­nance and updat­ing
  • Attend­ing and sup­port of IT projects and IT out­sourc­ing
  • eCom­merce – draft­ing of Gen­er­al Terms and Con­di­tions, data pri­va­cy state­ments, dis­claimers, legal notices
  • Draft­ing of ASP con­tracts
  • Data pri­va­cy – for exam­ple, autho­ri­sa­tions for adver­tis­ing pur­pos­es etc., agree­ments on com­mis­sioned data pro­cess­ing, on-site checks for data pri­va­cy com­pli­ance, con­sult­ing ser­vices for data pro­tec­tion offers, perusal of inter­na­tion­al data flows
  • Sup­port for the sales and mar­ket­ing of IT com­pa­nies
  • Domain dis­putes
  • Employ­ment Law and IT – works agree­ments and direc­tives on Inter­net and email usage in the Inter­net, employ­ee data pro­tec­tion
KLERX Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH