IT law

Specialised Law

Counselling on IT and the Internet requires an understanding of the technical aspects

When technology meets the world of the law, it often becomes complex and causes difficulties for both companies, attorneys and judges.

Focus Advokater have experts within the field who possess exhaustive knowledge of both the technology and the law and the interplay between them. In this way, we have a great experience with assisting our clients with everything from IT contracts, e-commerce, and websites to domain names, Danish Data Protection Act and so on.

We are specialists in conducting cases concerning IT disputes, but if we get the opportunity to be involved before it will end in disaster, we will gladly provide you with a proactive and far-sighted counselling with a focus on risk minimisation.


We provide advice regarding:

- IT contracts
Surveys show that one in four IT contracts end in disputes and it is therefore worth considering potential pitfalls of a contract, whether it concerns the delivery of a webshop, customized software or a comprehensive ERP-delivery

- IT outsourcing
Advice regarding hosting or other IT service

- Software
Including protection of rights in connection with the development of software, drafting license agreements or observance of OSS licenses

- Personal data
On the whole processing of personal data today is digital, either locally or in the cloud and It is therefore important to comply with the rules of the Data Protection Act

- E-commerce and internet marketing
Including preparation of terms for a webshop and advice on online marketing, for example cookies, Ad-Words, email and social media

- Disputes
Whether it is legal proceedings, arbitration or a matter before the complaints board, we have specialists in the field of disputes regarding IT projects, domain names or trademark infringements on the internet.

Jesper Løffler Nielsen

Jesper Løffler Nielsen

Associate partner, attorney-at-law, PhD Learn more
Rikke  Graff Merkel

Rikke Graff Merkel

Legal consultant, cand. jur. Learn more