Prof. Dr. Wolfgang G. Büchner

Wolfgang Büchner, since the mid-1980s, has developed a focus in information technology and digital media law. He advises on private equity, M&A, and capital markets transactions in these fields. With respect to his clients' business operations, he advises primarily as to data protection, data security, and cybersecurity, specifically in the "cloud" environment; IT outsourcing; and contractual and regulatory issues of broadcasting, telemedia services, and telecommunications, with a link to sports law.

He advises Deutsche Telekom with respect to sports content for its IPTV and mobile TV platforms; SAP AG with respect to IT, commercial, and copyright law issues; and major e-business providers ( on their agreements for web-based services ("software as a service"). He is PTC, Inc.'s point of contact for their M&A activities in Germany and advises the telecom infrastructure provider ADVA Optical Networking SE in corporate and technology transactions. [1]