Technology, Media, Entertainment and Telecommunications

Telecommunications-focused practice offering a comprehensive coverage of the industry. Acts on regulatory issues, damages claims and IT law concerns, further to offering support in the day-to-day operation of communications entities. Clients include significant European telecommunications providers.
Chambers Europe
Its transactional TMT work has led clients to describe the firm as ‘top-notch for both large and small transactions, with sufficient depth to advise on a broad range of matters, including tax and regulatory.
Chambers Global
The service is high-calibre and commercially acute.
Legal 500

The Technology, Media, Entertainment and Telecommunications sector is marked by a constant process of technological evolution and a rapid regulatory and normative development. The ADVANT Nctm team is characterised by a keen focus and up-to-date knowledge of the ongoing changes in the sector.

The assistance provided by the professionals includes the following activities:

  • drafting and negotiation of agreements in the sectors of electronic communications and broadcasting, information technology (housing, hosting, applications, security of systems and applications, hardware and software), development of information society services (e-commerce, internet) and the world of entertainment (music, cinema, television), with a specific focus on the impact of artificial intelligence systems and the metaverse on such sectors;
  • applications for concessions and authorisations, as well as advice on regulatory matters;
  • administrative proceedings and conciliation and alternative dispute resolution procedures before regulatory authorities;
  • data protection, consumer legislation and intellectual property rights;
  • M&A and joint venture transactions;
  • structuring and implementation of outsourcing transactions;
  • business website compliance, electronic payment profile management, e-Discovery and forensic investigation.