One of the priority and successful activities of the law firm "Adalet" is the provision of legal support to IT companies and IT projects. Our legislation and legal realities do not keep pace with the dynamic development of the IT industry, which is already one of the main sectors of the economy and ranks third with a turnover of more than 5 billion US dollars, which encourages legal professionals to create such legal forms and structures. , which will maximally protect participants in the IT industry.
The process of organizing the work of IT companies in the legal field, as well as choosing the appropriate legal structure of their activities, is the key to protecting your interests and rights from internal and external encroachments, as well as further development of your IT business.
The emergence of an idea, which can cost 1 million US dollars, definitely needs legal protection, because not many people want to steal your idea or use it. And during the implementation of your idea, the risks of not looking at something, losing, miscalculating, making a mistake in your chosen people to your team, as well as a clear relationship between you and the team, motivate you to protect yourself and your idea from a legal point of view.
Before you start creating and designing your StartUP, you should address a number of issues, which include: from creating a team that will implement your idea, the direct launch of the project, the relationship with your customers, and others, including legal protection your rights and interests and the pursuit of your activities within the law.
Adalet Law Firm has chosen as a strategic direction of its development legal support in the IT industry, structuring of the IT business in Ukraine, registration and protection of intellectual property rights, features of contracts and agreements in the field of IT services and copyright protection of the created product or companies, as well as issues of taxation, protection of interests and rights of customers in relations with foreign customers.
We help determine the optimal organizational and legal structure of your IT business or individual project, within which you will receive maximum protection from the law and protect yourself from various risks, including ideological espionage. Such an organization of IT business will include the definition of principles in the relationship with your employees, taking into account the maximum minimization of the tax burden, protection from regulatory authorities, corporate security, which is an important element today, given the growing competition and corporate espionage, and also, optimization and organicity of the legal structure of your business to the legislative field of Ukraine.
We also help IT companies to form the necessary contractual framework, formalize their rights to the developed product, protect the customer base, prevent unfair transfer of your employees to competitors and ensure the protection of trade secrets, and in case of its disclosure bring the perpetrators to justice. In addition, we will protect you in disputes with tax authorities and other law enforcement agencies.
We respect the law and are supporters of our cause. Our team is constantly improving and is always aware of the latest changes in legislation and news in the IT industry.
We offer the following services in the IT industry:
■ Subscriber service of IT companies and IT projects (IT business);
■ Legal support of mergers, acquisitions (M&A), spin-offs, mergers of IT companies;
■ Registration of copyrights, domain names, trademarks (marks for goods and services), as well as obtaining patents for inventions, utility models and industrial designs;
■ Development and implementation of a comprehensive corporate security system;
■ Development of comprehensive measures to protect against corporate fraud and espionage, protection of trade secrets;
■ Legal support for StartUPs and IT companies on specific issues;
■ Structuring the IT business and developing measures to optimize the tax burden and protection from regulatory authorities;
■ Development of various agreements and contracts: agreement on the creation of an informative product; contract for the creation of the site; agreement on the transfer of rights to intellectual property; technical support agreement; franchise agreement; SEO contract; SMM agreement; license agreement, including sublicense agreement;
■ Legal examination of contracts;
■ Development of an agreement with users of the product, resource; non-disclosure agreements (NDA) and personal data protection agreements (GDPR); non-compete clause;
■ Out-of-court settlement of disputes and conflicts related to intellectual property arising with Customers;
■ Legal support in foreign economic activity, taxation of such activity;
■ Representation of interests in judicial institutions, bodies of the state fiscal service, controlling bodies and other bodies of state power and local self-government.
Digital content, software, trademarks (marks for goods and services) and other intellectual property are valuable assets that need to be protected through a range of legal measures: instruments of civil law, administrative and criminal law. Yes, if you ignore such tools, you risk losing and losing any right to your business or project.
In our company, the process of providing services is organized so that you can check the competence of our lawyer. We offer a variety of consultation formats:
- personal meeting with a lawyer in our office;
- get a consultation by phone, skype or any messenger;
- online counseling;
- get an answer to your question by email.
You can assess our competence right now by calling and getting the advice you need or arrange a personal meeting with a lawyer.
Sincerely, Law Firm «Adalet»
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