Cross-industry knowledge of the regulatory instruments and the latest regulatory topics and trends are a decisive factor for successful far-seeing drafting, particularly in the telecoms industry, and successful contact, consultation, and even controversial discussion with authorities.
The other decisive factor is in-depth knowledge of the industry and its specific legal questions. Our regulatory practice therefore works hand-in-hand with our commercial group and – specifically for telecommunications – with the firm’s both highly regarded IT and media practice groups. And apart from telephony and internet access, the supply and commercialization of media content is a core area of the telecommunications industry as operated today no longer exclusively by the classical broadband network operators.
As a full service firm for the TMT industry and related sectors, our Telecommunications Group advises on all of the economically significant questions arising in the sector. For instance, we offer comprehensive advice on the following areas: