Felix is a technology and video games lawyer with a focus on helping North American companies expand and succeed abroad. His practice centers on IP/IT agreements, e-commerce, as well as specific issues of the interactive entertainment industry.

Felix advises innovative software and technology companies as well as online retailers and digital platforms on license, development and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) contracts, AR/VR, as well as standard terms for B2B and B2C transactions, manages international expansion projects and complex contract negotiations, and advises on e-commerce and consumer protection. He is also regularly involved in technology driven transactions.

Clients in the entertainment industry particularly benefit from his industry experience. He provides comprehensive legal advice regarding the content and distribution of entertainment products for the German market.

Felix joined Osborne Clarke’ Cologne office as a lawyer in 2011 after studying in Cologne and Paris and training with a German federal youth protection authority, as well as an international law firm in Vancouver. He has also worked at a Toronto law firm specializing in cross-border advice. In 2021, he relocated to Osborne Clarke’s San Francisco/Silicon Valley offices.

Felix has published on IT, privacy and youth protection law and regularly speaks at legal conferences around the world. He also contributes to the specialized blog www.gameslaw.org.

Rising Star"

JUVE handbook 2020/2021

Helping you succeed in tomorrow's world

"The COVID pandemic has forced organizations to embrace digitalization at top speed. I help our clients maximize digital opportunities while keeping on top of the slew of old and new regulation governing digital content and business models across Europe."

 

Work

justETF

Osborne Clarke advises the founders of justETF GmbH on the sale of the company to Scalable Capital GmbH, read more

Cancom Managed Services GmbH

Comprehensive advice on IT service agreements with subcontractors and public sector customers 

Appian

Osborne Clarke advises Appian on the acquisition of Lana Labs, read more

Grover

Osborne Clarke advises Grover on EUR 45 million financing round, read more

Token Gruppe

Osborne Clarke advises Token Group on BaFin licence, read more

Hepster

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

Emmy

Osborne Clarke advises Emmy on Series C financing round, read more

Taxdoo

Osborne Clarke advises Taxdoo on Series A Financing Round, read more

Warburg Pincus

Osborne Clarke advises Warburg Pincus in McMakler Series C2 financing round, read more

Redalpine

Osborne Clarke advises Redalpine in Razor Group Series A financing round, read more

CoStar Group

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

cargo.one

Osborne Clarke advises airfreight startup cargo.one on a Series A financing round, read more

Cathay Innovation

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

Lightspeed

Osborne Clarke advises on the sale of Gastrofix to Lightspeed, read more

Redalpine

Osborne Clarke advises Redalpine on EUR 6 million financing round in lengoo, read more

Trade Republic

Osborne Clarke advises Trade Republic on investment by Creandum and Project A, read more

Capnamic Ventures

Osborne Clarke advises Capnamic Ventures on investment in Statice, read more

Capnamic Ventures

Osborne Clarke has advised Capnamic Ventures on EUR 3m investment in Aifora, read more

Goodix Technology

Osborne Clarke advised Goodix Technology on acquisition of Commsolid, read more

ProSiebenSat.1

Osborne Clarke advises ProSiebenSat.1 on the acquisition of esome, read more

ProSiebenSat.1

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

Verve

Advised Verve on acquisition of matchinguu, read more

Arvato Financial Solutions

Advised Arvato Financial Solutions on investment in solarisBank, read more

INDUS Holding

Advised INDUS Holding on acquisition of m + p international Mess- und Rechnertechnik, read more

TWT

Advised TWT on investment in reality bytes, read more

Merus Capital

Advised Merus Capital on investment in Silexica, read more