Organizations rely on technology to help them operate more effectively and efficiently, and the steps they take when procuring that technology are vital to meeting that goal. Benesch’s IP attorneys are focused on completing technology-oriented transactions that support our clients’ overall business objectives. We draft contracts that clearly define the rights and obligations of both parties, and we identify and help companies’ business and legal teams consider and evaluate the risks associated with deals so they can make informed decisions.

The driving forces underlying most Information Technology (IT) deals are economics, scale, flexibility, personnel, efficiency, competitive advantage and timing. We have experiene drafting many different types of IT contracts including:

• Licenses

• Development agreements

• Master services agreements

• Outsourcing agreements

• Systems implementation agreements

• Professional services and consulting agreements

• Support and maintenance agreements

• Cloud computing agreements

• Internet and eCommerce agreements

• Combinations of the above