IT & Data protection

We offer a full range of transactional and litigation services relating to data protection and compliance.

Our team handles the full range of IT, e-commerce, cybersecurity and data privacy issues facing business.

Our practice focuses on drafting and negotiating IT contracts, structuring digital and e-commerce projects, and assisting businesses with their digital transformation. We assist clients with their overall privacy compliance efforts as well as with specific issues, including cookies, transfers of data outside of the EU, subject access requests, cybersecurity or privacy breaches. Our team is adept at handling domestic and international projects with IT and data privacy components. We also represent clients in litigation and pre-litigation matters in these areas.

Assistance drafting and negotiating IT contracts (software licenses, software developments, third-party maintenance, SaaS, outsourcing ...)

Structuring digital projects and digital transformation assistance

Gaming, e-commerce and digital advertising expertise (drafting T&Cs, statutory information and privacy policies; compliance with regulations on the use of cookies and other tracking technologies, compliance with the French anti-corruption Act…)

GDPR compliance services, including audits and assistance with overall compliance and specific requirements (cookies, cyberattacks, privacy breaches, subject access requests, cybersecurity, transfers of data outside of the EU, LIA, PIA, Privacy by design, IOT, processing sensitive data…)

Litigation and pre-litigation representation in IT- and Data Privacy-related matters

  • Legal 500 EMEA 2022 – The team is ranked in the Data Privacy and Data Protection category
    ‘Valérie Aumage is extremely professional and made herself available quickly. Rigour and perfect mastery of IT subjects allowed a quick signing.’
    ‘Ability to mobilise quickly on complex issues. Excellent knowledge of the environment and our context.’
    ‘Expertise, efficiency and a sense of results.’
    ‘A very strong team with a deep expertise in privacy and data protection.’
    ‘Valérie Aumage has a great experience in data protection and knows very well how to find practical solutions in order to implement legal requirements considering the needs of the business.’
    ‘Franklin is formed by outstanding avocats providing best-in-class advice. It is a full-service law firm putting their clients above all. Communication is outstanding, making the client feel that it has all the support it needs to overcome any issues. They provide flexible rates and are all experts in their field. Franklin people are well aware of the modern problems caused by technological developments and they are always finding out of the box solutions.’
    ‘Valérie Aumage is a very professional lawyer with great and broad expertise in the TMT/data protection fields. She is a ‘thought leader’ in the field and develops a unique way when it comes to approaching a specific problem, always finding the best possible solutions for her clients.’
  • Leaders League – The team is ranked in the category «Excellent» in «Data protection law», in the category «Leading» in «Télécommunications law», n the category «Highly Recommended» in «IT, software & digital projects» and in «Internet» of the 2022 «Technologies, internet & telecommunications» Guide