IInformation Technology is no longer reserved to specialized companies but is at the heart of any commercial activity.
Almain assists its clients, whether they are part of the IT sector or use IT for the furthering of their commercial activities, in the drafting of the various contracts necessary to their interests: license, maintenance, software development, system integration, out-sourcing, cloud computing, etc. Thanks to its thorough understanding of the IT industry and the digital economy, the firm helps clients negotiate standard contracts as well as innovative and tailor-made solutions, and also assists them on M&A deals and fund-raising on IT audits.
The firm has developed a very strong experience concerning the IT regulatory environment, and especially with respect to Data Protection Law. Almain regularly assists clients by auditing their processing of personal data, filing necessary declarations and requests of authorization with the French Data Protection Authority and advising on data transfer within and out of the EU. The firm also regularly participate, in collaboration with its network of foreign correspondents, in pan-European and worldwide projects of implementation of privacy policies and deployment of IT infrastructures.
Almain also regularly reviews the compliance of websites with distance selling, on-line advertising and Data Protection law.