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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

FILIPSTAD BRYGGE 1, PO BOX 2043 VIKA, 0125 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 21 95 55 00
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Fax +47 21 95 55 01
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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig, Rune Ljostad, Oslo, NORWAY

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Rune Ljostad

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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Technology and media

Position

Partner. Rune Ljostad has wide experience in assisting large private and public entities in solving technology and media related challenges based on expertise within contract law/public procurement, copyright, privacy legislation, negotiations and litigation. He has litigated several fundamental cases within this area before appeal boards, lower courts and the Supreme Court.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, 2013; Partner, Simonsen Advokatfirma DA, 2007-2012; Attorney-at-Law, SIMONSEN Advokatfirma DA, 2005-2007; Senior Associate, SIMONSEN Advokatfirma DA, 2005; Associate, SIMONSEN Advokatfirma DA, 2001-2005; Consultant, chello broadband as, 2001; Head of Development, HjemmeNett AS, 1999-2001; Technical Manager, HjemmeNett AS, 1998-1999; Media Consultant, HjemmeNett AS, 1997-1998.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Education

Cand.jur., University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, 2001.


Norway

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

With 'a very commercial and refreshingly pragmatic approach', Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig stands out for its online content protection work. Clients praise Rune Ljostad as 'one of the most diligent, experienced and hardworking lawyers in the market' who has 'the ability to weed out the important issues in a case making him a formidable partner'; he recently represented Caprino Filmcenter in a copyright claim relating to Il Tempo Extra Gigante, a theme park attraction based on the animated film Flåklypa Grand Prix. Associate partner Cecilia Orheim is also noteworthy.

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