Konstantin Ewald is Head of Tech, Media and Comms at Osborne Clarke Germany and Partner in our IT team. He advises leaders in the digital media and software industry throughout Europe and the US on all matters of digital media and IT law as well as IP/technology-related transactions.
Konstantin’s practice focuses on advising on technology related matters with a particular emphasis on SaaS and PaaS cloud deployment models, complex software implementation and licensing projects, distribution agreements and white labelling strategies that safeguard IP.
He is a specialist in E- and M-commerce law, as well as data protection issues. A large part of his practice is working with clients in the digital media/video game/mobile sector. Konstantin regularly acts for major computer and mobile games developers and publishers as well as other rights owners who are licensing rights for use in interactive software products. He regularly counsels clients during the product development phase, providing advice about how to design games/apps and other digital media products to avoid claims for infringement and to comply with privacy and youth protection regulations.
Konstantin has published the first legal handbook on mobile apps and is editor-in-chief of Germany’s leading blog about legal aspects of games www.onlinegameslaw.com.
Osborne Clarke was awarded JUVE law firm of the year for use of IT & Data Protection and Technology & Media in 2019.
Osborne Clarke advises Onit on acquisition of BusyLamp, read more
Osborne Clarke advises shareholders of LevlUp on the sale to Glanbia, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Allgeier SE on the acquisition of it-novum GmbH, read more
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Osborne Clarke advises build a rocket on its sale to SPORTFIVE, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Headup on sale to Thunderful Group, read more
Osborne Clarke advises game developer Com2uS on acquisition of OOTP, read more
Providence Strategic Growth
Osborne Clarke advises Providence Strategic Growth on investment in Hornetsecurity, read more
Osborne Clarke named "Law Firm of the Year Germany 2020", read more
Osborne Clarke advises Alpha Foods on the sale to Vendis Capital backed Sylphar, 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 ControlExpert shareholders on the sale of a majority stake to Allianz X, read more
Osborne Clarke advises on the sale of Gastrofix to Lightspeed, read more
Law Firm of the Year 2019 for IT & Data Protection and Technology & Media
The journal JUVE has twice named the international legal practice Osborne Clarke as the Law Firm of the Year for 2019, 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 advises Zeuz on financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises the founders of Playa Games on its sale to Stillfront Group, read more.
Osborne Clarke has advised Capnamic Ventures on EUR 3m investment in Aifora, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Usercentrics on multi-million Euro financing round, read more
Osborne Clarke advises Shop.co on its acquisition by Klarna, 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
Osborne Clarke advises Heartbeat Medical on investment from Holtzbrinck, read more
Advised General Atlantic on IT, IP and data protection law regarding strategic partnership with ControlExpert, read more
Advised Raine Ventures on investment in Dojo Madness, read more
Arvato Financial Solutions
Advised Arvato Financial Solutions on investment in solarisBank, read more
Advised Gameforge AG in acquisition of majority of shares of Frogster Interactive Pictures AG and Public Acquisition Offer