Mr Halvor Manshaus > Advokatfirmaet Schjødt > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Schjødt
RUSELØKKVEIEN 14-16
PO BOX 2444 SOLLI
0201 OSLO
Norway

Work Department

IP/Infocom.

Position

LPartner. Head of TMT/IP practice group

Career

Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway and sitting as an arbitrator for WIPO in UDRP cases, Halvor has a practice focusing on litigation and strategic counseling to clients, and has extensive experience representing international clients in cross-border cases.

Halvor has a diversified practice, as demonstrated in his being acknowledged and ranked in Dispute Resolution, IP and TMT in various publications. Halvor was lead counsel in the “DVD-case”, a globally significant case within technology & copyright. 
Halvor also holds a number of presentations and lectures, while also publishing articles within his key areas on a regular basis.

We receive a number of questions related to Halvors’ work on the DVD-case, which made international headlines. Information about that case can be found here.
Some news articles: BBCCBSTime MagazineCNN

Languages

Norwegian, English, Scandinavian languages.

Memberships

Opphavsrettsforeningen (Copyright Association) DNA (Norwegian Bar Association).

Education

1997 – Cand. philol., Dep. Of Cultural Studies, University of Oslo
1994-1997 – Can. Jur. (Law degree). Dissertation on “Gambling on the Internet”