Legis – AustriaLegis – Austria
Legis is a cooperative association of attorneys based in Vienna offering a full range of legal services to businesses with a special focus on new technologies. Legis advises Austrian and foreign clients including large and medium-sized public and private companies, governments and governmental organisations. Their clients also include banks and financial institutions, telecom and Internet service providers, energy providers and utilities, media companies, domestic and international portals, product/information providers and various “old economy” industries, as well as clients in the health and public sectors.
We offer extensive experience in all areas of e-commerce, telecommunications and IT and have a thorough understanding of the technical issues and the underlying businesses of the industries involved. Our expertise includes e-payment and e-billing, e-banking, data protection and data security, electronic signatures, Web 2.0 applications, social networking and the distribution of content over the Internet and through other platforms. We also regularly advise on IT outsourcing, software and software distribution, as well as on regulatory and compliance issues and the regulation of online businesses.