PRACTICES

TMT (Telecoms, Media, Technology)

Our Telecommunications, Media and Technology (TMT) Department serves the broadest range of players, including software and technology developers, infrastructure and service providers, content developers, and media and entertainment powerhouses. We work with national and international clients active in the mobile, satellite, broadcasting, digital media, fintech and e-commerce sectors among others.

Our experts advise on software licenses, outsourcing, cloud computing, data protection & privacy, content downloading, and multimedia. We handle complex confidentiality, distribution, manufacturing, agency, editing and advertising agreements. We know the physical backbone behind the networks and can advise on infrastructure issues from the construction of cell towers to the deployment of satellite networks. With the exponential growth in fintech opportunities, working jointly with our banking and financial experts, the team has experience in the digital transformation of traditional banking as well as assisting new financial start-ups. We advise on issues including digital and electronic signatures, digitized signature (or image captured on electronic devices), use of tablets to capture signatures, etc.

Our litigation service is second to none, and we provide strategies and advice on issues such as ISP liability, and data protection and privacy vs. freedom of speech and freedom of information, among others. We advise on regulatory issues at the national and provincial level as well as for cross-border deals, and assist global clients with market entry strategies, either through acquisitions or the direct establishment of a local subsidiary, including corporate registrations.

Argentina is a regional leader in developing innovative software and technology, with many creative hubs driving growth in various provinces. Our network of relationships with correspondents throughout the country ensures clients’ regional operations are well-served. Our professionals follow the dynamic media and technology industries very closely, staying current on the latest trends. The team maintains close contact with the relevant regulatory authorities and keeps clients abreast of the latest developments.

Our TMT lawyers have been recognized by Chambers and Partners Latin America, The Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, Who’s Who Legal and ILO Client Choice, among others.