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Elvinger Hoss Prussen

2, PLACE WINSTON CHURCHILL, 1340 LUXEMBOURG
Tel:
Work +352 44 66 440
Fax:
Fax +352 44 22 55
Email:
Web:
www.elvingerhoss.lu
Hong Kong, Luxembourg
Elvinger Hoss Prussen, Gary Cywie, Luxembourg,

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Gary Cywie

Tel:
Work +352 44 66 440
Email:
Web:
www.elvingerhoss.lu
Elvinger Hoss Prussen

Work Department

Commercial, ICT, IP and data protection, Technology

Position

Counsel

Career

Partner Gary Cywie specialises in Technology and IP matters. His particular areas of expertise are the drafting and negotiating of IT outsourcing agreements in the financial services and insurance sectors, software licence and maintenance agreements and commercial contracts. In addition, he specialises in data protection and privacy, internet and e-commerce, electronic signature, electronic archiving, IT security and media and telecommunications.He also handles IP matters.

Gary is also involved in Fintech developments, more particularly in relation to digital ledger technologies (DLT) such as blockchains, smart contracts and virtual currencies.

Languages

He is fluent in English and French.

Member

Gary is member of the IT Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham Luxembourg), of the Association Luxembourgeoise pour la Protection des Données (APDL), of the Blockchain and crypto working group at the Association Luxembourgeoise des Compliance Officers (ALCO).
He is member of the Luxembourg Bar since 2006.

Education

Gary holds a law degree from the Université de Liège (Belgium) and a postgraduate certificate in Internet Strategic Management from the Laboratory for New Information and Communication Technologies Studies in collaboration with the Université de Liège (Belgium).


Luxembourg

IP and IT

Within: IP and IT

Considerably strengthened on the outsourcing and data protection front by the arrival in February 2018 of Gary Cywie from Allen & Overy Luxembourg,   Elvinger Hoss Prussen has a growing reputation in the market, and is increasingly picking up instructions on behalf of its impressive roster of institutional clients, particularly within the financial services industry. Linda Funck also continues to handle a significant amount of IT/data protection-related work, including her recent advice to Advanzia Bank on GDPR compliance matters. Senior associate Emmanuèle De Dampierre has a focus on IP matters.

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