IT stands for information technology, also known as electronic data processing. With digitalization processes now at full throttle, a business can hardly be successful without a well-functioning IT infrastructure, which means that it is high time for legislative regulations.
In today’s business world, many tasks are carried out with the help of specific software programs, ranging from customer management to bookkeeping and communication software.
Data protection is another essential part of IT Law. Ever since the European Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25. May 2018, it has been the legal standard for correct processing of personal data in the entire European Union.
Domain law is an important interface between trademark and IT law.