Ivo Rungg

Partner, Dr. iur., Mag. phil.

Ivo Rungg is a Partner in the firm’s Team for Intellectual Property, Digital Law and Information Technology. He assists companies and creative entrepreneurs in protecting and defending their trademarks, works and know-how in and out of court, as well as in the implementation of advertising measures, especially in the online sector. Licensing, IT contracts and new technologies, such as IoT and Cloud, are among his main areas of expertise. Ivo is a certified expert in data protection law and advises in Corporate law.

He focuses on

  • advertising law and e-commerce
  • new technologies
  • questions of data protection law
  • corporate law

Ivo is listed by Chambers Global 2021 and Europe 2020 and by WTR1000 and IP Stars as one of the leading lawyers in the field of unfair competition and intellectual property.

He began his career in a renowned commercial law firm in Vienna and worked at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg. He joined Binder Grösswang in 1999. Ivo studied at the Universities of Vienna and Innsbruck (Dr. iur. 1994, Mag. iur. 1992 and Mag. phil. 1993).

Since 2014, Ivo has been a lecturer at the Institute for Corporate Law of the Law Faculty of the University of Innsbruck and regularly publishes specialist articles, including as an editor in the business magazine Econova.

He is a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA), MARQUES, the Wissenschaftliche Interessensgemeinschaft für Informationsrecht (IT-Law) and the Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht e.V. (GRUR). Furthermore, he is a member of the Data Protection Committee of INTA, member of DOAG, chairman and member of the board of two Austrian private foundations.