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Huy Do Chi

Dr. Huy Do Chi

Senior Associate

CMS Hasche Sigle
Lennéstraße 7
10785 Berlin
Languages German, English, Vietnamese

Huy Do Chi advises national and international clients on all aspects of IT and data protection law as well as on copyright, media and unfair competition law. He specializes in online platforms, digital business models and future technologies, especially in the areas of Industry 4.0, Internet of Things and Big Data. A main focus of his practice is the drafting and negotiation of technology-related contracts, in particular software, licensing and IT project contracts. Furthermore, he regularly advises on IT and data protection issues in the context of M&A transactions as well as in the fields of e-commerce and e-health.

Huy joined CMS in 2017.

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  • 2016: PhD; thesis on copyright law, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • 2014 - 2016: Trainee lawyer at Berlin Higher Regional Court, including placements at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (department “Legal Framework for Digital Services, Media Industry”) and CMS in Stuttgart
  • 2011 - 2015: Research assistant to Prof. Dr. Bernd Heinrich, Chair of Criminal, Criminal Procedure and Copyright Law, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • 2006 - 2011: Law studies at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
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  • Criminal liability and copyright infringements in school, Duncker & Humblot 2016 (dissertation)
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