Information technology law

A cross-disciplinary subject with many interfaces…

…that we know how to handle.

We support our clients in negotiations for complex IT projects and in designing contracts with a view to beneficial outcomes. We support you in analysing your legal risks and in making your interests become contracts.

Our clients can count on our widely varied experience in the fields of e-commerce, drafting and reviewing general terms and conditions, terms and conditions of data protection, terms and conditions of use, contracts for software development and software licence agreements, application service provider contracts, service agreements and source code escrow services.

Our services include:


  • Drafting and review of general terms and conditions and terms and conditions of use
  • Advice on data protection
  • Contracts for procurement of hardware
  • Contracts for software development and service level agreements
  • Software licence agreements
  • Application service provider contracts
  • Service agreements
  • Maintenance and support agreements
  • IT consulting contracts
  • IT outsourcing contracts
  • Source code escrow services
  • Preparation of expert opinions
  • Representation before courts and public authorities


Contact person

Detlef Sommer
Partner, Chairman of the Executive Board of hba Rechtsanwälte AG, Zurich
Office Zürich
Tel.: +41 44 508 40 02
Fax: +41 44 508 40 01