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Press releases and law firm thought leadership

This page is dedicated to keeping readers informed of the latest news and thought leadership articles from law firms across the globe.

If your firm wishes to publish press releases or articles, please contact Shehab Khurshid on +44 (0) 207 396 5689 or shehab.khurshid@legalease.co.uk

 

Top ranking for Grette in The Legal500

April 2012. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

The 2012 edition of the internatioal legal guide The Legal500 is now published on the Internet.

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Advokatfirmaet Grette won prestigious assignment for Norway’s Ministry of Justice

March 2012. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Last month Grette won the tender to become special advisers to the Ministry of Justice and to prepare a study on how and with whom the financial assets of minors and persons placed under legal guardianship should be held, and to draft deposit agreements.

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Grette partner appointed new chair of the Board of Competition of Norwegian Industry

March 2012. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Ida Gjessing has been appointed the new chair of NKU, the Board of Competition of Norwegian Industry.

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Grette represented German Reinhold Meister in a Norwegian court proceeding against German Bilfinger

November 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette successfully defended the German construction company Reinhold Meister GmbH (Deggendorf, Germany) against a NOK 230 million payment claim put forward by the construction companies German Bilfinger Berger SE, Danish Pihl & Søn A.S. and the Norwegian construction joint venture CJV E18 Grimstad – Kristiansand ANS as claimants.

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Grette best på patentprosess

July 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette er i siste utgave av IAM Patent Litigation 250 rangert på førsteplass innen patentprosess i Norge.

Grette best patent process

Grettir is in the latest issue of IAM Patent Litigation 250 ranked first in the patent process in Norway

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Norway - New VAT rules on electronic services 1 July 2011

July 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

From 1 July 2011 foreign businesses supplying electronic services to private individuals belonging in Norway can no longer supply such services VAT free.

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Grette tops ranking within patent & trade mark contentious work

July 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette tops ranking within patent and trade mark contentious work in Managing Intellectual Property Handbook 2011

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Grette ranked as Norway's best patent litigation firm

July 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

In the latest issue of IAM Patent Litigation 250, Grette is ranked as number one within patent litigation in Norway.

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Grette advised Takeda Pharmaceutical on the acquisition of Nycomed

May 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette advised Japanese Takeda Pharmaceutical on the acquisition of the Nycomed-group from, inter alia, Nordic Capital and Credit Suisse First Boston. Takeda Pharmaceutical is Asia’s strongest pharmaceutical company. Nycomed, originally founded in Norway, is an international health care company with approximately 12,500 employees and a turnover of 3,2 billion Euro in 2010.

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Grette tops Norway trademark law rankings

May 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

In the recent issue of World Trademark Review, Grette is ranked as the first and foremost legal firm within trademarks in Norway

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Businesses face new VAT rules on E-commerce

May 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Following the OECD and the European Union (EU), Norway has adopted changes to its e-commerce Value Added Tax (VAT) rules effective 1 July 2011.

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Grette is moving

May 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

We are moving to new premises at Filipstad Brygge 2 on 11th April. The P.O. Box address and telephone/fax numbers will remain unchanged.

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Grette advises Heinzmann on the acquisition of Data Process Automasjon

February 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette advised the Heinzmann group, Schönau/Germany, on the acquisition of a majority shareholding in Data Process Automasjon AS, Narvik. Data Process Automasjon AS provides engineering services for the ships' building industry as well as for the oil and gas industry.

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Grette advises Wegmann on the acquisition of KMW

January 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette advised the Wegmann group, Kassel/Germany, on the acquisition of 49% in Krauss-Maffei Wegmann GmbH & Co. KG (KMW) from Siemens. KMW produces tanks and other armoured tracked and wheeled vehicles and leads the European marked for such equipment.

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New partners at GRETTE

January 2011. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

We are delighted to announce that two new outstanding lawyers have become partners at GRETTE effective January 1, 2011

 

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Bravida har kjøpt Siemens Installasjon

November 2009. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette har bistått Bravida under forhandlingene

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Grette is recommended in Chambers and Partners and Legal 500

November 2009. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

Grette is ranked in many areas in the 2009 edition of the legal guide Legal500.

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Grette recruits new associate

January 2009. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

As of 1st January 2009, we have added a new associate to our team of lawyers

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New partner at Grette

January 2009. Press Releases by Advokatfirmaet Grette DA (view listing).

We are pleased to announce that as of 1st January 2009, we have appointed a new partner

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Legal Developments by:
Advokatfirmaet Grette AS

  • Proposed ban on personal import of medicinal products ordered via Internet

    The Ministry of Health and Care has recently issued a hearing letter proposing stringent restrictions on import of medicinal products for personal use. Among the actions proposed, is a general ban on the import of prescription drugs, and access for Customs to seize and destroy falsified or illegal medicinal products.
    - Advokatfirmaet Grette DA

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