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Camilla Vislie

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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Intellectual Property


Mrs Vislie heads Thommessen's IP and Technology practice. She works mainly with patent, trademark and copyright litigation, for clients within different sectors like commerce, technology and media. She has been involved in a number of well-known IP and media cases during the past years, including before the Supreme Court. She has many years experience from the Norwegian Bar Association’s Expert Committee on IP Law, and is frequently used as speaker on IP related issues.


2012-Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2006-2012 Lawyer, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2005 Admitted to the bar; 2003-2006 Øvre Romerike Appeal Court, Deputy Judge; 1999-2003 General Counsel, Legislation Department, Norwegian Ministry of Justice; 1995-1997 Research Assistant, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo




Norwegian Bar Association


1999 Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Recent highlights for the 'highly professional and reliable' practice at¬†Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS¬†include¬†Camilla Vislie¬†acting for Tono in a dispute with a TV distributor relating to multi-territorial licensing issues, and practice co-head¬†Henning Harborg¬†defending TGS Nopec Geophysical Company in a tax fraud case. Other noteworthy individuals include¬†Eirik W Raanes, who handles IP and construction disputes;¬†Trond Hatland¬†in Bergen, whose expertise encompasses fishery, insurance, corporate and employment disputes; and tax specialist¬†Hanne Skaarberg Holen. Former team head Asle Bjelland is now a judge. Managing associate¬†Kristine Hyldmo Bj√łrnvik¬†joined from¬†Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS¬†in 2019.

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Camilla Vislie - Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Within: Intellectual property

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS' 'superior' practice 'really enters into a case and becomes a natural part of a bigger team' in IP litigation. In a recent highlight, department head Camilla Vislie represented Tono in the Supreme Court in a dispute against a TV distributor relating to music clearance and remuneration to music rights holders connected to the audiovisual distribution of multiple broadcast channels and multi-territorial licensing; Vislie also represented Nexans Norway in a patent infringement and validity case, and acted for Eli Lilly and Company in a preliminary injunction filed against generics companies preventing the launch of a product that infringes on a patent. Eirik W Raanes is also a key contact; he defended Zimmer Biomet Norway in claims relating to unfair competition issues and the misappropriation of trade secrets.

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