Innovation & Technology

We put our specialised and integrated expertise at the service of professionals and companies (from start-ups to rapidly expanding mid-market companies, up to the largest multinationals) operating in high-tech sectors (including life science, biotech, med tech, digital health, deep tech, agritech, food tech, deep tech, industry 4.0, software, digital technologies, energy), offering our advice and assistance regarding the specific legal issues of these sectors. Our services also cover the newest technological trends, such as artificial intelligence, blockchain technology, machine learning and cloud computing.

In particular, we assist our clients in the following fields: drafting of legal opinions; drafting, review and negotiation of all relevant commercial agreements (such as R&D agreements, licensing, outsourcing and supply of information technology and cloud computing services, maintenance and technical support, production and distribution); structuring, negotiation and execution of extraordinary corporate transactions (also in private equity and venture capital contexts, as well as in the context of corporate restructuring or insolvency management) and of technology transactions (aimed at exploiting innovations, for example through the establishment of start-ups, spin-offs or strategic alliances); privacy and data protection matters; development and implementation of protection strategies (by registration or by contract) of IP rights; competition law; corporate communication and advertising; litigation before courts or arbitration authorities for breach of contract claims in tort.