Technology & Communications

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s dynamic team specialises in all areas of Information Technology, in particular Commercial Technology, Data Protection and Cyber Security, and Telecommunications.

Our lawyers take pride in staying connected, and focussed on legislative and industry developments in Asia, which enables us to add value to our service to clients.

Commercial Technology

We have considerable expertise and experience in the Commercial Technology sector. We have helped technology companies establish their legal presence in Asia, and have covered issues concerning the operation of data centres, cloud services, cyber and IT security, regulatory issues concerning online services and payment gateways, and software patents. Our team also has the expertise to handle Mergers & Acquisitions and other Corporate actions for Technology companies.

Data Protection and Cyber Security

Our Data Protection and Cyber Security service offering is designed to equip clients with the skills to manage and react confidently in the event of a data breach.

By adopting a holistic approach, we are able to help clients build on their relationships with existing customers, regulators, service providers and the public.

We have advised on a myriad of issues including international data transfers, privacy policies, sensitive employee and HR data, and data processing service agreements with third parties. In addition to the legal issues, we also provide advice on regulatory issues in relation to data protection. We work closely with experts in the relevant areas to cover the forensics aspects and the crisis and reputation management issues.

Telecommunications

In the Telecoms sector, we have regularly advised Asian and European clients on the regulatory regime in Singapore. Our industry experience includes web-based and mobile networks, internet broadcasting, and the convergence of telecoms with adjacent media sectors.