Dr Jürgen Hartung > Oppenhoff > Cologne, Germany > Lawyer Profile

Oppenhoff
KONRAD-ADENAUER-UFER 23
50668 COLOGNE
Germany

Work Department

IT Law and Data Protection, Compliance

Position

Jürgen Hartung is a partner of Oppenhoff.Jürgen Hartung is specialised in advising enterprises on data protection and IT law issues with a focus on outsourcing, IT projects and e-commerce. His data protection experience covers a wide range of matters, e.g. Internet of Things, mobile services, internal investigations, international transfers of personal data, social media, data breaches, data protection organisations, data-protection audits, etc. Furthermore, Jürgen Hartung advises on compliance issues, including risk analyses and the structuring of internal compliance organisations. He is also the firm’s contact person for the area South-East Asia region.

Career

Jürgen Hartung is a partner of Oppenhoff. From 2000 to 2007 he was an Associate and Managing Associate at Oppenhoff & Rädler/Linklaters LLP. Jürgen Hartung is the author of numerous articles on data protection and IT law and a sought-after speaker at national and international conferences and seminars.

Languages

German, English

Education

He studied law and international politics at the Universities of Tübingen (Dr. iur.) and Wales, Aberystwyth, and as part of his legal training worked from 1999-2000 for the American law firm of Baker & McKenzie in New York.

Lawyer Rankings

Deutschland > Informationstechnologie > Informationstechnologie und Digitalisierung

Oppenhoffs IT- und Telekommunikationsteam fokussiert sich auf IT-getriebene Transaktionen, die aus der Corporate-Praxis stammen; auf Digitalisierungsanliegen, die von einer abgesonderten Digitalisierungsgruppe erarbeitet werden; und auf Themen des klassischen IT-Rechts, wie etwa SaaS, Open-Source und AGBs. Expertise besteht zudem im Bereich Cybersicherheit, von der vor allem Mandanten aus der Gesundheits-, Automotive- und Energiebranche profitieren. Marc Hilber und Jürgen Hartung führen die Praxis.

Deutschland > Informationstechnologie > Datenschutz

Oppenhoffs Team um Jürgen Hartung und Marc Hilber befasste sich zuletzt mit mehreren und verschiedenartigen Datenschutzanliegen: Während klassische Themen wie DSGVO und Verfahren vor den Aufsichtsbehörden zwar eine wichtige Rolle spielten, konnte die Einheit durch themenübergreifende Zusammenarbeit mit der Digitalisierungsgruppe ebenfalls neue Mandanten und Projekte im Bereich Internet der Dinge, vernetztes Auto und Gesundheitsdaten für sich gewinnen. Cybersicherheit zählt ebenfalls zum Expertisespektrum; hierbei werden unter anderem Vorsorgechecks unter Einbindung des LegalTech-Quickchecks angeboten.

Germany > Information technology > Information technology and digitalisation

Oppenhoff‘s IT and telecoms team focuses on IT-driven transactions stemming from its corporate practice; digitization issues that are being handled by the firm’s separate digitization group; and on traditional IT matters such as SaaS, open source and T&Cs. Additionally, the group’s expertise in the cyber security sphere particularly benefits clients from the healthcare, automotive and energy sectors. Marc Hilber and Jürgen Hartung jointly lead the practice.

Germany > Information technology > Data protection

Oppenhoff‘s team around Jürgen Hartung and Marc Hilber recently advised on numerous as well as diverse data protection issues: while standard matters such as GDPR and proceedings before the supervisory authorities continue to play an important role, the practice’s cross-practice cooperation with the firm’s digitization group also attracted new clients and instructions pertaining to internet of things, connected cars and health data. The group’s advice offering also includes expertise on cyber security including, among other things, preventive checks through legal tech quick checks.