iLawLab LLP, Partner
lawyer with over 8 yrs PQE of advising media, e-commerce, IT and FMCG companies on IP&T, corporate and tax legal issues at DLA Piper Ukraine LLC, DLA Piper UK LLP, SV&Partners LLC, Dentons UKMEA LLP in the UK and Ukraine, author of the 1st ‘alive’ book on IT law ‘Law + IT Days = Business Ways’ with augmented reality, partner at ‘iLawLab’ innovation law laboratory, speaker at numerous events as legal conferences and workshops, TEDx, graduate of Queen Mary University of London with Master’s degree in TMT law and QMUL ambassador for Ukraine, board member of ‘Professional Government’ Initiative. Inna has acted for IT&telecommunications, e-commerce, FMCG companies in many jurisdictions in relation to all the main forms of IT contracts, including contracts for software licensing and development; source code escrow; outsourcing and facilities management; software, hardware, data distribution and supply; support and maintenance; consultancy, implementation and integration; in relation to privacy and data protection issues; as well as regarding complex arrangements for the exploitation of IP and IT and efficient corporate governance and digital taxation in holding structuring, partnership and joint ventures, and on the IP and IT aspects of acquisitions and disposals of IT and other businesses.
TOPIC: 5 key legal issues of outsourcing agreements to be negotiated
Key points to cover in the outsourcing contract:
- Service levels;
- Liability and insurance;
- Prices and fees;
- Employment issues;
- Assignment of IP rights, control and other issues.