The shape of media regulation to come

Philipp Sümmermann & Hans-Christian Woger

Tech & Media Lawyer & Lawyer

Osborne Clarke

You know about GDPR, but have you heard about the AVMSD, the Interstate Media Treaty and the Youth Protection Act? No? Good, because we are here to help you.

Within the last few years the shape of European media regulation has changed and is trying to adopt to the “new normal” of platforms, streaming and harmful and even more toxic content.

Philipp and Christian will give an introduction to this media regulation and how this will affect every app on the

Philipp advises international and domestic companies on IT and media law, in particular on matters of interactive entertainment, e-commerce and broadcasting regulation.

Hans-Christian primarily advises on IT and data protection law as well as on all issues relating to the digital economy.

He is particularly active in the field of advising on setting up and operating platforms of all kinds in the digital economy as well as data exchange between companies.

In the past, Hans-Christian Woger has advised and assisted various companies, both industry leaders and start-ups, in the aforementioned areas . He joined Osborne Clarke in 2018 and previously worked for a number of years in an international commercial law firm and a boutique law firm in the IP and IT sectors.

Hans-Christian Woger studied at the European University Viadrina and the University of Potsdam. During his legal clerkship, he completed, among other things, a station in Dublin. He regularly gives lectures on IT and data protection topics and publishes in this field. He is a lecturer in European trademark and unfair competition law at the European University Viadrina.