Industry sectorIT, Telecommunications and Technology

Mannheimer Swartling was one of the first law firms in Sweden which specifically concentrated on the IT and telecoms industries (ITT). Over the last few decades, we have built up one of Sweden’s foremost industry sector groups in ITT.

Mannheimer Swartling’s IT, Telecommunications and Technology group has in-depth industry knowledge and provides general business support to clients in the sector. We are accustomed to managing projects with both a Swedish and a global reach and have a well-established network of the best foreign law firms in ITT.

Our practice is also known for its expertise with regard to a number of different areas of business/industry where IT/ITT products (including technical systems) and services are crucial, such as the banking/financial sector, telecom and IT, infrastructure, railway, public transportation, and the manufacturing and retail sectors. The team regularly handles a variety of complex matters, such as large outsourcings, procurements (both private and public) of ITT products and services, ERP-projects, global privacy compliance programs and personal data projects.

We work with all types of transactions and matters in ITT. The core of our business consists of:

  • Outsourcing
  • System procurements
  • Operating and hosting agreements
  • Privacy issues
  • Internet and e-commerce
  • Telecom regulatory issues
  • Technology transactions and joint ventures