Matter / Experience

Advising a B2B SaaS provider in the energy sector on contract drafting and data protection

Cloud Computing / SaaS
Software as a Service (SaaS)

Dr. Thomas Helbing

Position
Self-Employed
(Lawyer)
HELBING Kanzlei für IT- und Datenschutzrecht

München, Germany

English, German

You current availability
Available

Client Information

Description:
SaaS provider in the energy industry
Branch:
Energy and Utilities
Information Technology
Country:
Germany
Company Size:
Small (10-100 employees)

Matter Details

Practice Area:
Data Protection Law
Information Technology Law / IT-Law
Jurisdiction:
Germany
Matter Type:
Continuous advice
Type of service:
Advice
Value:
500.000 - 5 Mio. EUR
Year:
2022
Role:
Sole advising lawyer
Work scope:
51 - 250 hours

Description

My client is a mature startup and provider of specialized cloud-based software for the energy industry, so it operates a business-to-business software-as-a-service suite (B2B SaaS). Customers are companies in the energy industry such as municipal utilities.

I have been supporting the SaaS provider since 2016 in contract matters and data protection law, among others:

  • Draft Cloud/SaaS agreements including controller processor agreements (data processing addendums - DPA).
  • Assistance in negotiating the Cloud/SaaS agreements with individual customers.
  • Drafting reseller agreements for third party resellers of the SaaS solution as a white-label product
  • Representation in litigation with outside counsel and settlement negotiations
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