Our firm has a significant transactional, litigation and regulatory experience in the field of media and IP law.
Our firm advised its clients both on the seller and the purchaser side in respect of acquisition of entire media companies or only specific businesses.
Advice in regulatory matters:
Our firm regularly dealt with the Ministry of Informatics and Communications and provided advice to the regulator on matters related to the introduction of the DVB-T in Hungary.
The IT and Telecoms Team has represented CATV operators in their negotiations with content providers both Hungarian and foreign and drafted highly complex license agreements with technology providers. The team's practice includes among others the representation of CATVs and TV and radio channels before the Hungarian media authorityin different matters. Bán, S. Szabó, Rausch & Partners has also represented major studios in connection with the distribution of their products in Hungary including litigations related to the unauthorized distribution and reproduction of their films and related products.
Our firm represented different clients before the Arbitration Court of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and also before the Washington-based ICSID international arbitration court.