For over 20 years, Dr. Andreas Leupold has been advising clients from Germany, England, the United States and many other countries mainly in the areas of IT law, media & entertainment law, gaming and gambling law, trademark, copyright and competition law. Many of his clients are international leading corporations in their respective industries, which range from information technology, e-commerce, gaming, film and tv, publishing, communication, luxury and consumer goods, the aircraft and automobile industry, sports bets and the gambling sector.
Thanks to the experience he acquired representing, and litigating for, one of the world’s largest e-commerce platforms in numerous court cases and for many years, and to his representation of other well-known companies in the world from different industries, Dr. Andreas Leupold has gained profound experience in liability for online content, in drafting and introducing new ERP systems and other software, helping outsource IT infrastructures and business processes, drafting and negotiating project contracts as well as service level agreements, dealing with cloud computing-related and data protection legal issues, and helping sell, distribute and license software with IT asset management features.
In media & entertainment law, he helps his clients enforce their rights to film and musical works. Among other things he advises his clients in checking and preparing catalogues of rights as well as in transferring and licensing rights of use to copyright-protected works.
In gaming and gambling law, he advises national and international companies, among other things, in opening up and exploiting the German market for sports bets and casino games. He has been representing one of the world’s largest sports betting and gambling platforms on the Internet that has been litigating before German courts for over 10 years.
Dr. Andreas Leupold, LL.M. has been named Best Lawyers’ ® 2013 Munich Information Technology “Lawyer of the Year” 2013 and was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers® in Germany” 2013 in the fields of “Information Technology“ and “Media” (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). In January 2014, he received the “Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award – Gaming Law – Law Firm of the Year in Germany”.