Firm news | December 18, 2019

Maiju Klemola new Chair of the Board of the Finnish IT Law Association

Senior Associate Maiju Klemola has been appointed Chair of the Board of the Finnish IT Law Association.

“I am happy to take over this role after acting as Secretary of the Board for the past three years. The Finnish IT Law Association celebrates its 35-year anniversary in 2020, and since its establishment, ICT has come a long way,today being in focus in all fields of business. The ever-changing landscape of technology makes it very interesting for legal experts working in this field,” says Maiju Klemola.

The Finnish IT Law Association promotes the general knowledge of legal matters relating to IT and digitalization and provides a discussion forum for people interested in such matters. The members of the association are lawyers, students and others, who operate in said field in both the private and public sectors.

The association belongs to the International Federation of Computer Law Associations (IFCLA) federating a large group of national IT law associations, creating both new and maintaining existing international relationships to other IT law communities in the world. In addition, the association has close ties and a long tradition of co-operation with the International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw).