ICT Legal Consulting

ICT Legal Consulting is an Italian law firm with offices in Milan, Bologna, Rome and Amsterdam, and presence in 19 other countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, the United Kingdom the United States, Turkey and Hungary.
The firm is specialized in information and communication, new technology, privacy and data protection and intellectual property law. They have developed significant expertise working with multinationals and companies in the communications, media & entertainment, IT, healthcare, pharmaceutical, fashion, food & beverage, energetic and smart grids, banking/financial services, automotive, industrial manufacturing and eGovernment sectors.
ICT Legal Consulting provides complete assistance in the fields of personal data protection, IT contracts, eHealth, eCommerce, eMarketing, advertising, cloud computing, web 2.0 service provider liability, internet and mobile content, online gambling, online gaming, electronic signatures, digital document retention and online storage, renewable energy and administrative responsibility and corporate liability.
The firm also deals with the protection and management of intellectual property and competition rights: copyright, design, patents, unfair competition, consumer protection and media law, unfair commercial practices, misleading and comparative advertising, the labeling and sale of foodstuffs.


Outcomes and key themes from ICT 2018 Session on Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society

On 5 December 2018, the Digital Single Market of the European Commission sponsored a session on the topic of “Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society”. The highly-popular session (over 90 attendees) took place on 5 December 2018 within the flagship ICT2018 Conference in Vienna, Austria.

Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director General, EC – DG CNECT, kicked off the session with an overview of some of the most pressing issues of the day in cybersecurity:


Reinforcing Cyber Security in the EU: Building Coordinated Security, Confidence and Capability in the Cyber Domain

With 315 million Europeans using the internet each day, the provision of critical services and the functioning of a modern economy are now entirely dependent upon the robustness and safety of cyberspace and its infrastructure. Cyber security attacks are a growing source of threat and concern, while also representing a growing economic opportunity for Europe, with the market predicted to be worth over $100 Billion by 2018 (European Commission). Moreover, cyber attacks in the EU are constantly growing in both their frequency (quintuplicate between 2013 and 2017) and sophistication.