Gaming, IP & ICT Law

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Our scope is assisting start-ups & branches of gaming operators set up in Malta, with the most appropriate licence, the most advantageous, tax-optimised corporate structure and offer on-going compliance support. As well as registering, protecting and renewing trademarks, patents, designs and other intellectual property whilst offering sustainable, tax-efficient structures for intellectual property ownership and commercialisation.

Gaming IP & ICT law

Chetcuti Cauchi offers all the legal services a client could require in the Gaming, IP and ICT sector, which are interspersed with firm-wide services such as our corporate and tax sectors.  We also offer an extensive service in line with the client’s requirements, both personal and business legal requirements. Chetcuti Cauchi is well staffed and therefore can provide quality in a timely manner; furthermore we have a high level of human resources and therefore can provide a prime yet personalised service.


In the dynamic and fast paced sector of technology and communications, businesses are nowadays becoming increasingly aware of how significant it is to rely on advisors that are productive and well-informed.. Chetcuti Cauchi provides a variety of legal services which are related to ICT. Our firm helped out its clients in the communication sector with multiple tasks such as implementation of agreements.  Furthermore, Chetcuti Cauchi also offers custom made solutions for individuals who are looking to benefit from a wide range of fiscal and financial advantages. Clients start from start-up companies all the way up to larger corporations which seek to obtain specialised and quality advice on business-to-business and business-to-consumer transactions.  Chetcuti Cauchi also works hand in hand with external collaborators that need to be roped in any particular project, including banks, government departments, auditor’s payment gateways, ISPs and co-location centres.

Intellectual Property (IP)

One of our client’s most valuable assets is Intellectual property, because it provides incitement for entrepreneurs to create and discover without the fear of their initiative being threatened. Being recognised as a Top Tier Malta Law firm in Intellectual Property Chetcuti Cauchi provides a wide range of services for individuals and entities who are seeking to protect their intellectual property. We offer services from the very early stages of the inception all the way through the final stages. Lead by DR Maria Chetcuti Cauchi, who is also the founding partner of Chetcuti Cauchi, our IP team has vast experience in assisting clients in all matters related to the patenting, and protection of their copyright or trademark in order to ensure our clients’ creative intellectual property rights are safeguarded. The Intellectual Property team seeks to apply a pragmatic business approach to each client’s intellectual property matters and obtain results consistent with the client’s business needs. Chetcuti Cauchi is named once again the Top Tier Property law firm according to Legal 500. Therefore our clients can rest assured that the service they will receive will be impeccable.


Being a multi-disciplinary law firm, Chectcuti Cauchi offers solutions for Malta and Cyprus gaming start-ups or established operators looking for a fully-fledged set up, or a back-up operation within an EU jurisdiction. We also offer in-depth expertise in all aspects of gaming, based on an intensive understanding of the business and of specific needs to the different type of operators.  Our gaming team is also conscious of the need for fast yet reliable and high quality services for gaming operators.  Chetcuti Cauchi also provides services to clients notwithstanding the fact that they are involved in the gaming industry and provide gaming services but technically do not require a licence, , including skin set ups and affiliate companies, marketing companies, digital gaming providers and other non-regulated gaming providers in general. 

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Dr Maria Chetcuti Cauchi

Senior Partner

+356 22056412

Dr Silvana Zammit


+356 22056423

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