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OBSERVATORIEGT 1B, PB 2583 SOLLI, 0203 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 23 01 01 01
Fax:
Fax +47 23 01 01 11
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Web:
www.bull.no
Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS, Christopher W Husebye, Oslo, NORWAY

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Christopher W Husebye

Tel:
Work +4792410629
Email:
Web:
www.bull.no
Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS

Work Department

Intellectual Property and TMT

Position

With 15 years experience in advising in commercial law, Christopher is highly skilled within corporate law, including M&A, primarily focusing on buy- outs, mergers, reconstruction, company documentation, due diligence and negotiating agreements.

Christopher has acted as a key adviser in matters related to major transactions and company transfers on behalf of both national and international companies, including private equity funds.

Furthermore, he has extensive experience with technology law in general and specifically, IT contracts. He has advised both clients and suppliers within IT, teleommunications and other sectors in drafting and negotiating contracts.

In addition, Christopher has thorough knowledge within Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) including copyright, registration, administration and protection of trademarks, brands and domains. He also has experience with various distribution agreements and has worked extensively with legal issues relating to data protection.

Career

Partner, Bull & Co, 2013-t.d. Group Legal Counsel, Broadnet Holding, 2009-2013. Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Selmer, 1999 -2009. Senior Executive Officer, Headquarters Defence Command, Legal Department, 1997 – 1999.

Languages

Scandinavian languages and English. Thorough knowlegde of Italian.

Member

Norwegian Bar Association.

Education

Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Oslo, 1996. Authorised mediator, The Norwegian Bar Association, 2006. Media law and philosophy of law, Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS) Rome, Italy, 1995.


Norway

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Kristin Haram F√łrde¬†leads the 'solution-oriented' department at¬†Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS, which is 'able to quickly understand what its clients need and is proactive and determined in its creation of a solution'. Clients also praise¬†Christopher W Husebye, who is 'service minded and always available'; he recently advised Swims on several infringement issues. Booking.com, DreamWorks Animation and Netflix are also clients. Trade mark and anti-counterfeit and design expert¬†Bente Holmvang¬†and copyright specialist¬†Tom Eilertsen¬†are also noted.¬†Jenny Sveen Hovda¬†made partner in 2018.

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TMT

Within: TMT

The 'responsive, solution-oriented and effective' team at¬†Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS¬†'impresses' clients with its 'deep software and IT capabilities'; the group is also a key name in the market for media and entertainment work, and handles telecoms issues.¬†Kristin Haram F√łrde¬†leads the practice and¬†Kristian Foss¬†focuses on technology work; Foss' recent work includes advising Crystallize on its customer and partnering terms, and representing Mysoft and Byggdata in litigation relating to the delay in developments of a customer portal and related software. Telecoms expert¬†Christopher W Husebye¬†and privacy specialist¬†Stian S√łrensen Schilvold¬†are also recommended.

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