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Inger Berg Ørstavik awarded His Majesty the King's Gold Medal (H.M. Kongens gullmedalje)

September 2011. Press Releases by Schjødt (view listing).

We are proud to congratulate Inger Berg Ørstavik, Senior Lawyer in Schjødt, on the news that she has been awarded the King's Gold Medal for her doctorate thesis, ”The Innovation Spiral – patent law, contract law and competition law implications related to improvements of patented inventions.

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New partner in Schjødt

September 2011. Press Releases by Schjødt (view listing).

We are pleased to announce that Amund Bjøranger Tørum has joined Schjødt as a new partner. Tørum comes from the law firm Kvale, where he was a partner in the practice area Oil, gas and energy, in addition to Construction, offshore and shipbuilding contracts. He was in Schjødt earlier in his career and has worked in the legal department in Talisman Energy.

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Legal Developments by:
Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS

  • Norwegian Competition authority prohibits consumer health merger

    The proposed acquisition of the Sunkost chain of consumer health products by Validus ASA, the major wholesaler of consumer health products on the Norwegian market, was prohibited by the NCA on 29 JUne. The parties to the merger have a last chance of appeal to the Ministry of Government Administration and Reform. This will delay the final outcome with another 60 working days, in a case that commenced by a simplified notification on September 24th 2008.
    - Schjødt

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