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Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten

Kastanjelaan 400, POX 440, 5600 AK Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS
Work +31 40 239 3200
Fax +31 40 239 3201
Eindhoven, The Hague

The firm

Ernst-Jan Louwers took the initiative in 2006 for establishing the niche firm Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten. The senior lawyers in the firm previously worked in large law firms.

Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten is a modern, no-nonsense niche firm in the field of IT/internet, privacy, intellectual property and innovation, especially at the intersection of law and technology. Since 2006, the firm has been established in design and technology region Brainport Eindhoven and from 2014 also in the equally innovative region of The Hague.

Areas of practice

As fully qualified lawyers admitted to the Dutch Bar the firm represents clients’ interests in litigation, contracts, ad hoc or strategic advice, due diligence and more structural support like legal management, contract, IP and data protection management.

The firm assists market participants and (semi) government in the timely recognition and interpretation of developments in the field of IT, internet, IP, innovation and technology and proper control of their position and interests.

IP and innovation: The firm’s IP practice includes advice and disputes on trademarks, copyright, counterfeit products, plagiarism, database rights, patents, plant breeders’ rights, design rights, trade names, domain names, drafting licensing agreements and franchising. Read more on the firm’s website on intellectual property and innovation.

IT and IT outsourcing: The firm covers a broad range of IT related issues, such as contracting, negotiations, drafting, transfers, IT disputes, software protection, open source software, IT procurement, cloud sourcing and outsourcing of complicated IT projects. Read more on the firm’s website on IT and IT outsourcing.

Internet and eCommerce: The firm services clients on all internet and e-commerce related legal issues, including general terms and conditions, web design agreements, privacy policies, cookies, apps, copyrights and database rights, e-commerce consumer law and other aspects of internet law. Read more on the firm’s website on internet and e-commerce law.

Privacy and security: Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten is strong in data privacy and processing of personal data, in particular in the light of the new EU rules under the GDPR. The firm has particular experience with handling data leakages for clients from a legal perspective and data privacy related litigation. Read more on the firm’s website on privacy.

Commercial contracts: For more general commercial contracts you may trust on the knowledge and experience of the lawyers at Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten. Among others this includes innovation contracts, distribution agreements, agency, R&D and consortium agreements. Furthermore, clients can rely on the firm’s expertise and experience with commercial contracts such as agency and distribution agreements, and disputes about these subjects. These issues are often closely intertwined with the other areas of law covered by Louwers IP|Technology Advocaten.

  • Other offices

  • The Hague

  • Number of lawyers: 8
  • at this office: 5
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Dutch

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