Why did you specialize in this field?
The unstoppable and rapid technological progress is incredibly fascinating to me. It has created new opportunities for many people around the globe and solved numerous problems while advancing globalization. At the same time, society as a whole and the legal system are facing new challenges as a cause of this rapid progress. This has been my motivation to specialize in IT & Digital Business. My technical and legal expertise, combined with creativity and enthusiasm for innovation give me the necessary know-how to support you in all fields of IT law, data protection law, and when it comes to new business models and digitization. I am convinced that together we will master these new challenges of the digital age.
Nikolai Schmidt advises comprehensively in classic and new IT law (SaaS, Cloud, PaaS), in particular on licensing agreements, software development and distribution agreements, and the drafting of general terms and conditions. In addition, he develops solutions for legal problems relating to the digitizing of existing and innovative business models in Data Economy, IoT, Big Data, and Cloud Computing. His practice also focuses on comprehensive advice in all areas of data protection.
Studies: Erlangen, New York