Jens Engelhardt is a lawyer, specialist lawyer for information technology law (IT law), specialist lawyer for industrial property rights and specialist lawyer for copyright and media law.
Jens is a leading adviser for companies in the field of data protection, IT security and IT compliance in connection with the development and implementation of data protection and security concepts and accompanies highly sensitive processes in companies in terms of data protection law, such as internal investigations against employees and managing directors or due diligence audits for asset and share deals. When introducing new software and new technologies, he develops data protection-compliant application strategies and implementation solutions for clients. Over the years, he has accompanied the introduction of the most important corporate applications (ERP, CRM, HR, IT security) from most major IT providers as a legal advisor.
As a negotiator and defense attorney, Jens represents companies and Controllers in data protection fine proceedings and criminal proceedings before the supervisory authorities, state prosecutors and the courts.
Jens advises in both German and English.
External data protection officer of CISPA-Stanford Center for Cybersecurity, Saarbrücken
External data protection officer of vertical cloud solutions GmbH, Darmstadt
External data protection officer of Union Tank Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG, Kleinostheim
External data protection officer of CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Saarbrücken
Deputy external data protection officer of Edenred Deutschland GmbH, Munich
External data protection officer of Byodo Naturkost GmbH, Mühldorf am Inn
External data protection officer of the Kloster Eberbach Foundation, Rheingau
Managing director of NOTOS Xperts GmbH, Darmstadt
External data protection officer of DAW SE, Ober-Ramstadt
External data protection officer of Dr. Jean Bausch GmbH & Co. KG, Köln
External data protection officer of INNOCEAN Worldwide Europe GmbH, Frankfurt am Main
External data protection officer at Verlag der Autoren, Frankfurt am Main
External data protection officer at approx. 35 other medium-sized companies
Authorized signatory of alpenschwan GmbH, Darmstadt
Member of the advisory board of the Institute for Information Law at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences
Lecturer for IT Law at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Department of Computer Science
Lecturer for data protection law at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Department of Computer Science
Engelhardt + Braune Attorneys at Law (Partner)
Skill Portal AG | fairpartners (legal counsel)
Publisher ius-IT.de – Portal for Law. Information Technology. New Technologies.
General Studies and Law Studies at Johan Wolfgang Goethe-University in Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Lecture* 13. October 2015 „Arbeitnehmerwechsel und Know-how-Schutz“ (“Employee change and trade secret protection”) at IHK Darmstadt
*together with RA Björn Riedinger
Lecture 11. September 2014 „Cloud Computing – Vertragsbeziehungen und Gestaltungsoptionen“ (“Cloud Computing – Contract Relations and Design Options”)- at IHK Darmstadt CIO Conference (in cooperation with IT FOR WORK), available: Vortrag…pdf
Lecture 24. April 2013 „Wie schütze ich meine Software? – Vom Ideenschutz über den Marken- und Titelschutz zum Urheberrechtsschutz und den technischen Schutzrechten“ (How do I protect my software? – From the protection of ideas to trademark and title protection to copyright and technical rights) – Joint Lecture with Patent Attorney Dr. Thomas Bürvenich, Tergau und Walkenhorst Patentanwälte at the IT & Media Fair, Darmstadt
Lecture 19. November 2013 „IT-Risikobewertung in Lage- und Geschäftsberichten aus Sicht des haftenden Geschäftsführers / Vorstands“ („IT risk assessment in management and business reports from the perspective of the liable managing director / executive board“) – at the meeting of the Committee on Industry, Research and Innovation of the IHK Darmstadt Rhein Main Neckar
bei der Continental Automotive GmbH
Lecture 27. February 2013 „Vertragliche Gestaltungsmöglichkeiten und rechtliche Besonderheiten beim eProcurement“ (Contractual design options and legal requirements for e-procurement) at the 3rd Forum of the Federal Association for Materials and Purchasing (BME)
Lecture 24. August 2011 “Immaterialgüterrechte in der Insolvenz“ – Arbeitskreis InsO Rhein-Main e.V.
Lecture contest 29. September 2010 at an event held by the BVMW (German Association of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses): “Know-how-Schutz statt Patentschutz” against patent lawyer Dr. Andreas Walkenhorst with “Patentschutz statt Know-How-Schutz”