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Corporate M&A

We believe that advising on M&A transactions is more than providing just legal advice. Understanding the logic and dynamics of the industry sector in which the client and other participants operate is a prerequisite for success....

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Employment

VJT & Partners' highly-rated employment lawyers have a wealth of experience in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment matters. We are acknowledged for understanding our clients’ business needs and...

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Dispute Resolution

We are well aware that the effective management and resolution of disputes is of critical importance to companies from a corporate risk management point of view. The strategic objectives of our clients are always on our mind...

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Technology

Understanding our clients’ underlying technical and technological ideas and objectives, while providing clear, concise and practical advice lies at the heart of our work. The phenomenon of convergence and the rapid...

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Aviation

VJT & Partners can now provide its great experience to clients in the international environment of aviation because its expertise covers many aspects of aviation law from civil and commercial matters to regulatory issues.

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Business Immigration

VJT & Partners’ immigration lawyers handle all aspects of business immigration cases, advising medium to high-net worth foreign individuals and multinational corporations.

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Commercial Contracts

We draft commercial contracts to ensure that they withstand even the most intense scrutiny from the courts in the event of a dispute. We place emphasis on both accurate and practical contractual language...

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Competition

VJT & Partners advises on a wide variety of competition investigations including cartels and abuse of dominance. We often analyse and provide legal advice on exclusivity, non-compete, tying and bundling matters...

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Data Protection

Due to the unique and rigorous requirements of the Hungarian Data Protection Act, global companies regularly face unexpected challenges in cases where technical data processors are involved, personal data is transferred outside...

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Finance

Our lawyers have solid experience in a broad range of financing transactions including project, film, acquisition and property finance. We have particular strength in structuring sophisticated transactions for private equity companies...

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Intellectual Property

Intellectual property is a key asset for businesses especially for clients operating in the information technology and communications sectors. Our lawyers have experience in handling IP related disputes, drafting IP related...

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Outsourcing

Restructuring, rationalising or streamlining a business: considering the potential benefits that an outsourced function can bring is always on clients’ agendas. We assist our clients in realising these benefits and in minimising...

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Private Equity

We have been at the forefront of the Hungarian private equity industry for many years. Our experience in this field has proved to be crucial to providing clients with a bespoke service from initial investment through to exit...

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Regulatory

VJT & Partners has long-standing and successful client relationships with major market players in the most heavily regulated industries, particularly the financial services and communications sectors...

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Restructuring

Insolvency and corporate restructuring require a comprehensive understanding of the different areas of law and the associated commercial elements. We provide integrated legal advice covering all aspects of insolvency...

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Technology

Understanding our clients’ underlying technical and technological ideas and objectives, while providing clear, concise and practical advice lies at the heart of our work. The phenomenon of convergence and the rapid proliferation of innovative services inspire our Information, Communications & Technology (ICT) team to continue to build unique expertise in a wide range of technology matters.

Our lawyers have particularly strong track record in commercial IT arrangements such as software licensing, call centre and hosting services as well as hardware procurement, online and e-commerce matters such as setting up web-shops. We also regularly advise on sector-specific regulatory issues concerning communications services such as licensing, interconnection and carrier-pre selection.

Our technology lawyers have been providing legal advice for a world’s leading IT services provider on information technology and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) agreements for more than a decade. We also boast one of the most experienced data protection and privacy teams in Hungary. Our transactional experience stands out as a significant number of M&A and private equity transactions handled by our corporate team require specialist technology experience.

Main Contact: János Tamás Varga

János Tamás VargaJános Tamás has developed real expertise and experience across a wide range of practices, transactions and legal matters with cross-border elements over the last 18 years. His experience includes acting for both service providers and customers on a wide range of outsourcing transactions. He has advised market leading Information Technology Outsourcing (ITO) services providers on their biggest Hungarian projects in the financial services, telecommunications, energy and utility industries, and he also advises leading financial services providers as customers of BPO service providers.

 Mail to János Tamás Varga

 +36 1 501 9900

Contact: Gábor Hacsi

Gábor HacsiGábor leads VJT & Partners’ technology practice. His experience includes drafting and negotiating technology outsourcing deals, cloud computing-based deals for both customers and suppliers in a range of industries, including IT and insurance. In the past decade he has built up a firm knowledge and experience in advising clients on data protection matters as well. In major transactions he regularly advises clients on the transfer/assignment of copyrights and other IP rights.

 Mail to Gábor Hacsi

 +36 1 501 9900

 

Legal 500 EMEA
Legal 500 EMEA, 2014

The ‘extremely reliable’ and ‘practical’ team at VJT & Partners attracts particular praise for its expertise in data protection and outsourcing. 2012 saw it advise a global internet corporation on documentation relating to guest network services, and ING Insurance on data processing and marketing issues.

Chambers Europe
Chambers Europe, 2014

Premier area of expertise centred around outsourcing, with a solid client base. Handles a wide array of data protection, privacy and advertising matters, and maintains robust knowledge of IT-related regulations. Additional areas of capability include handling transactions across the sector and advising on telecoms and media issues.

Sources say: "The firm can really accommodate the business needs of the client. The lawyers are easy to work with and are always thoroughly prepared for negotiations."

"The entire team was great, very keen to understand our projects and with quick turnaround."

Managing partner János Tamás Varga is highlighted by clients for his "knowledge and understanding of the processes and policies of multinational companies," and his "insight into IT."

Legal 500 EMEA
Legal 500 EMEA, 2013

VJT & Partners‘ team is ‘punctual’, ‘business-oriented’ and ‘attentive to details’. It advises technology clients on data protection and online media, and has ‘outstanding experience’ in outsourcing. It continued to advise […] on matters ranging from data transfer to global employment. János Tamás Varga is ‘an outstanding lawyer’ with ‘sector-specific expertise’.

Legal 500 EMEA
Legal 500 EMEA, 2012

János Tamás Varga’s ‘professional’ team at VJT & Partners ‘focuses on the key issues’. Recent work has included large outsourcings and data protection matters as well as advice to […] on Hungary’s new media legislation.

Chambers Europe
Chambers Europe, 2012

This compact local firm is a strong contender in IT and media work, and has a particularly solid reputation in data protection and online regulatory matters.

KEY INDIVIDUAL Commentators are impressed with János Tamás Varga's technical prowess and understanding of complex issues.

Legal 500 EMEA
Legal 500 EMEA, 2011

The ‘very competent’ TMT team at VJT & Partners […] is ‘responsive and client oriented’. János Tamás Varga leads the team and is noted for his ‘good business acumen and proven industry knowledge’.

Chambers Europe
Chambers Europe, 2011

This firm acts on a diverse range of TMT matters, with particular expertise in data protection and IT. It represents […] on day-to-day data issues, commercial agreements and IT outsourcing projects. The sale of […] has been a major IT deal for the team, which also assists […] with its media interests.

KEY INDIVIDUAL János Tamás Varga 'contributes specialist knowledge and awareness of the industry,' say clients.