Business can reap the benefits of technology to start new business models, improve productivity and grow.  We offer specific ways to deal with the risks and opportunities.  

Harwood Andrews’ technology team understands that whether it’s a large, strategic investment in technology or an important part of your businesses growth and transformation agenda, getting expert advice on the business impacts of your technology choices is vitally important.  Technology touches your business operations, your confidential and customer data, your expense line and your people and clients.  Our goal is to help you understand technology in the context of your business and industry, and to guide you to successful commercial outcomes.  

With extensive experience advising the technology and telecommunications industry, our lawyers provide expert advice on technology requirements, including:

  • Technology procurement and tenders

  • Software licensing

  • Collection, storage, protection and use of data

  • Service level regimes

  • Connected IoT solutions

  • Hardware supply

  • Research and development

  • IT outsourcing, services and consultancy

  • Software development, licensing, support

  • ICT project management and scope

Technology failure and ICT projects are a fertile ground for dispute, particularly where parties are not aware of the nature of the service or a project scope is uncertain and costs blow out.  Should any issues arise in relation to a technology solution, an understanding of the issues involved and our Technology and Dispute Resolution team’s business acumen can assist by providing you with a commercial solution.