Gerhard Deiters

Attorney at law, Partner

Gerhard Deiters’ practice focuses primarily on Data Protection law, Telecoms law and IT law as well as e-commerce law. One of his main interests are data protection law, software development contracts and e-commerce, especially negotiation and drafting of contracts and implementation of data protection policies in international companies/enterprises.

Gerhard Deiters studied law at the University of Cologne. After having passed his First State Exam, he worked at the University of Bonn and Oppenhoff & Partner, a Cologne law firm. During his legal clerkship, Gerhard Deiters worked at the German Embassy in Jakarta, Oppenhoff & Partner and eBay Germany. After having passed his Second State Exam, he worked as Attorney-at-law for the German law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in the area of IT, Telecoms and Data Protection law.

Education:

  • 2010
    Degree in German Law (2nd State Exam), Ministry of Justice of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • 2005
    Degree in German Law (1st State Exam) University of Cologne, Germany

Work experience:

  • Present
    • Attorney-at-law and Partner of BHO Legal
  • 2010 - 2014
    Associate, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, Cologne (Germany)
  • 2010
    Research Fellow at BHO Legal
  • 2008 - 2010
    Legal Clerkship
  • 2008 - 2009
    Research Fellow in the IT and Communications Department, Oppenhoff and Partners Lawyers, Cologne (Germany)

Languages:

  • German
  • English
  • Spanish

Publications (excerpt):

Kommentierung, in: Hoeren / Sieber / Holznagel: Handbuch Multimedia-Recht – Rechtsfragen des elektronischen Geschäftsverkehrs, Beck, 2015 (in Vorbereitung)

Kapitel 4-6,in: Kruth / Leitzen [Hrsg.]: EVB-IT Praxisleitfaden: Hinweise zur Vertragsgestaltung, Bundesanzeiger-Verlag, 2014

Germany Chapter – Telecoms, Media and Internet Laws and Regulations 2014, in: The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Telecoms, Media and Internet Laws and Regulations 2014, (zusammen mit Dr. Dirk Stolz), veröffentlicht von Global Legal Group Ltd www.iclg.co.uk, London

Einführung eines Discovery-Verfahrens über deutsches Datenschutzrecht, in: Zeitschrift für Datenschutz (ZD), ZD 2013, S. 313 ff., (zusammen mit Dr. Philip Kempermann und Robert U. Fischer)

Betriebsvereinbarung Kommunikation – Beschäftigteninteressen und Compliance bei privater Nutzung von Kommunikationsmitteln in Unternehmen, in: Zeitschrift für Datenschutz (ZD), 2012, S. 109 ff.

Social Media: Data Protection And Company Details – A Never Ending Story?, in: GALA Gazette December 2011, veröffentlicht unter www.gala-marketlaw.com;

Datenschutz im Sachverständigenbüro (3) – Praxisbeispiele, in: immobilien & bewerten 2011, 4/2011

Facebook “Like“ Button: Compliant with German Data Privacy Laws and law against unfair competition?, in: GALA Gazette May 2011, veröffentlicht unter www.gala-marketlaw.com

Datenschutz im Sachverständigenbüro (2) – die datenschutzrechtliche Einwilligungserklärung, in: immobilien & bewerten 2/2011

Datenschutz im Sachverständigenbüro (1) – Rechtliche Grundlagen, in: immobilien & bewerten 2011, 1/2011