Louven Rechtsanwälte

Com­pe­ti­ti­on Law and Tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons Law 

About us

lou​ven​.legal is a spe­cia­li­zed bou­tique for anti­trust and tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons law. We sup­port tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons com­pa­nies and other inno­va­ti­ve com­pa­nies in sha­ping their busi­ness models com­pe­ti­tively and regu­la­to­ry com­pli­ant in the digi­tal eco­no­my and plat­form indus­try. Our cli­ents bene­fit from our high prac­ti­cal­i­ty, sci­en­ti­fic spe­cia­liza­ti­on, and stream­li­ned law firm structure. 
Porträtbild von Dr. Sebastian Louven


Lawy­er and qua­li­fied spe­cia­list in inter­na­tio­nal com­mer­cial law 
Porträtbild von Dr. Verena Louven




Our cli­ents include lar­ge tech­no­lo­gy and tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons cor­po­ra­ti­ons, spe­cia­list ser­vice pro­vi­ders, and com­pa­nies from various indus­tries with par­ti­cu­lar ques­ti­ons regar­ding digi­tal mar­ket regu­la­ti­on. This includes the regu­la­to­ry sup­port of tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons net­work ope­ra­tors and pro­vi­ders of tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons ser­vices befo­re regu­la­to­ry and anti­trust aut­ho­ri­ties, the design of who­le­sa­le con­tracts and all other infra­struc­tu­re law issues. In anti­trust law, lou​ven​.legal has a spe­cial exper­ti­se in digi­tal mat­ters such as access to data, plat­forms and infra­struc­tures, and new forms of abu­se con­trol in the digi­tal field. 
  • Abu­se of domi­nan­ce pro­cee­dings and com­plaints to com­pe­ti­ti­on authorities
  • Access to data, par­ti­cu­lar­ly sec­tor-spe­ci­fic access claims
  • Advice for high­ly spe­cia­li­ced inno­va­ti­ve ser­vice providers
  • Advice on anti­trust infringements
  • Coope­ra­ti­ons and plat­forms Inter­na­tio­nal dis­tri­bu­ti­on and licen­sing agreements
  • Anti­trust dama­ges claims
  • Advice for spe­cia­li­ced manu­fac­tu­r­ers of high-pri­ced pro­ducts and luxu­ry goods on the design and enforce­ment of their dis­tri­bu­ti­on systems
  • Enforce­ment of anti­trust sup­p­ly claims
  • Expert sci­en­ti­fic opi­ni­ons on the latest anti­trust and sec­tor-spe­ci­fic issues
  • Design and nego­tia­ti­on of regu­la­ted and unre­gu­la­ted terms and con­di­ti­ons (who­le­sa­le and resale)
  • Repre­sen­ta­ti­on in regu­la­to­ry and pri­cing appr­oval proceedings
  • Enforce­ment and design of access obligations
  • Public law appr­ovals such as rights of way, num­be­ring and radio licenses
  • Coope­ra­ti­on with sta­te or muni­ci­pal authorities
  • Pro­mo­ted broad­band expan­si­on and sta­te aid law
  • Sha­ring rights and open-access access to net­work infrastructures
  • Advice on tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons law obli­ga­ti­ons for over-the-top services
  • Inter­na­tio­nal tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons law
  • Regu­la­to­ry Affairs
  • Tel­Co Secu­ri­ty Law


Updates on antitrust and telecommunications law


Digital Markets Act – Private Enforcement 

The Digi­tal Mar­kets Act con­ta­ins regu­la­ti­ons for a Euro­pean approach to mar­ket regu­la­ti­on of digi­tal plat­forms. First of all, this includes the iden­ti­fi­ca­ti­on as a rele­vant gatekeeper.…

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lou​ven​.legal is a spe­cia­li­zed bou­tique for anti­trust and tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons law. We advi­se tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons com­pa­nies and other inno­va­ti­ve com­pa­nies on anti­trust law in the infor­ma­ti­on socie­ty, tele­com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons law, and inter­na­tio­nal com­mer­cial law. 
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