We deliver innovative and bespoke contracts, from simple licences, off the shelf agreements, ecommerce terms and conditions to complex deals concerning IT outsourcing and development.  

We are frequently complimented about our ability to provide informed and commercial results efficiently and cost-effectively.

Our lawyers deal with complex outsourcing projects for clients, including technology outsourcing and general services or business process outsourcing.

All clients must deal daily with data privacy, whether at employee level or customer level.  We have the experience and legal knowledge to deal with data breaches, privacy policies and data access.

Our litigation team deals with IT, ecommerce and outsourcing disputes, both before any formal dispute arises and after proceedings have issued.

We have strong experience of mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, as well as dealing with cross-jurisdiction issues for clients.

Experience

  • Technology contracts, including ASP, SaaS, distributor, reseller, licences and white label contracts
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Technology transfer and competition law
  • Technology and ecommerce disputes, mediation and litigation
  • Website terms and conditions and online contracts
  • Electronic payments, SEPA and eMoney
  • Consumer protection
  • IT outsourcing
  • Outsourcing contracts
  • Social media
  • Data privacy compliance
  • Data retention
  • Privacy, social media and internet policies
  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Promotions and competitions
  • Sponsorship
  • Freedom of information
Head of Practice
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Deirdre Kilroy

Partner
Technology, Data Privacy and Outsourcing

dkilroy@lkshields.ie
+ 353 1 638 5866


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Awards &
Recommendations

Recommended for Information Technology.

Chambers Europe 2016
Awards &
Recommendations

LK Shields Solicitors described as a ‘top-class firm’.

Legal 500 2016
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Deirdre Kilroy

Partner

dkilroy@lkshields.ie
+ 353 1 638 5866

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Emmet Scully

Managing Partner

escully@lkshields.ie
+353 1 637 1538

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Ciarán Markey

Partner

cmarkey@lkshields.ie
+ 353 1 637 1540

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Legal 500 2017

The firm has been highly ranked in the latest edition of Legal 500. Leading independent legal ranking publication Legal 500 ...

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Chambers Europe 2017

LK Shields have again been ranked across a variety of practice areas including dispute resolution, M&A, banking and...

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