Felix is a technology and video games lawyer with a strong international focus. His practice centers on IP/IT agreements, e-commerce, as well as specific issues of the interactive entertainment industry.
He advises software and technology companies as well as online retailers and digital platforms, from start-ups to market leaders, on license, development and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) contracts, AR/VR, as well as standard terms for B2B and B2C transactions, manages complex contract negotiations and advises on e-commerce and consumer protection regulations.
Clients in the entertainment industry, including the esports sector, particularly benefit from his industry knowledge as well as experience in copyright and youth protection matters. He provides comprehensive legal advice regarding the content and distribution of entertainment products for the German market and regularly represents video game publishers in proceedings before German youth protection authorities.
Felix joined Osborne Clarke as a lawyer in 2011. He studied in Cologne and Paris, and trained with Osborne Clarke as well as a federal youth protection board in Bonn and Canadian law firm Gowlings in Vancouver. In addition, he has worked in Osborne Clarke’s Silicon Valley office and at a Toronto law firm specializing in international legal transactions.
Felix is author of a number of specialist publications on IT, copyright, privacy and youth protection law, regular speaker at legal conferences in Europe, the USA and Canada, and a regular contributor to the specialized blog www.gameslaw.org.
Osborne Clarke was awarded JUVE law firm of the year for use of IT & Data Protection and Technology & Media in 2019.
Osborne Clarke advises VR Ventures in Flexcavo seed funding round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Appian on the acquisition of Lana Labs, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Grover on EUR 45 million financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Token Group on BaFin licence, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Hepster on USD 10 Million Series A funding round, read more
VR Ventures and Force Over Mass
Osborne Clarke advised VR Ventures and Force Over Mass in EUR 4 Million Banxware seed round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Emmy on Series C financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Taxdoo on Series A Financing Round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Warburg Pincus in McMakler Series C2 financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Redalpine in Razor Group Series A financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises CoStar Group in the acquisition of Emporis GmbH, a global provider of building data, read more
Providence Strategic Growth
Osborne Clarke advises Providence Strategic Growth on investment in Hornetsecurity, read more
Osborne Clarke advises airfreight startup cargo.one on a Series A financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Cathay Innovation on MEDWING’s 28 million financing round, read more
Sequoia Capital and firstminute capital
Osborne Clarke advises Sequoia Capital and firstminute capital on investment in n8n GmbH, read more
Osborne Clarke advises on the sale of Gastrofix to Lightspeed, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Redalpine on EUR 6 million financing round in lengoo, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Trade Republic on investment by Creandum and Project A, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Capnamic Ventures on investment in Statice, read more
Osborne Clarke has advised Capnamic Ventures on EUR 3m investment in Aifora, read more
Osborne Clarke advised Goodix Technology on acquisition of Commsolid, read more
Osborne Clarke advises ProSiebenSat.1 on the acquisition of esome, read more
Advised ProSiebenSat.1 on sale of weg.de to Lastminute.com, read more
Black Forest Games
Advised Black Forest Games on acquisition by THQ Nordic, read more
Advised Verve on acquisition of matchinguu, read more
Arvato Financial Solutions
Advised Arvato Financial Solutions on investment in solarisBank, read more
Advised INDUS Holding on acquisition of m + p international Mess- und Rechnertechnik, read more
Advised TWT on investment in reality bytes, read more
Advised Merus Capital on investment in Silexica, read more