Department profile submitted by TGS Baltic
Our IP/IT team has the knowledge and experience to advise our clients in all areas of intellectual property extending from transactional advice and trademark issues to solving the most complex court disputes as well as advising on a wide range of data protection, undisclosed know-how and trade secrets matters. Our attorneys have the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge how to enforce intellectual property owners rights in criminal matters and court proceedings as well as out of court disputes.
We assist clients on employee privacy and data protection having conducted several data protection compliance audits, including ones that covering multiple jurisdictions as well as provided comprehensive advice on matters relating to employee monitoring, including through various tracking devices.
The firm has a special emphasis on the pharmaceuticals sector advising multinationals such as AstraZeneca, Sanofi and Merck Sharp & Dohme as well as Estonian based Kevelt (recently acquired by Russian pharmaceutical giant Pharmasyntez) on data protection regulation and IP matters.
We are exceedingly more present on the IT and tech M&A market and the team works closely with our baking and finance department on fintech projects ranging from web-based peer-to-peer lending to payment services platforms.