Rune Ljostad > Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
FILIPSTAD BRYGGE 1
PO BOX 2043 VIKA
0125 OSLO
Norway
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Work Department

TMT, Intellectual Property

Position

Partner

Career

Rune Ljostad has wide experience in intellectual property law. He has experience from 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.

Rune has litigated several fundamental cases within this area before appeal boards, lower courts and the Supreme Court.

Languages

Norwegian and English

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Intellectual property

Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s ‘reactive‘ IP team garners praise for its ‘practical advice and critical thinking‘, with notable strength in copyright work. The ‘very service-minded‘ group has also been kept busy with high-profile trade mark litigation, patent matters, and licence and development agreements. The firm is widely recognised for its solid track record in representing clients from the media sector. Practice head Rune Ljostad handles the full range of life sciences, copyright and patent issues, and Espen Tøndel stands out as ‘one of the most experienced and skilled IP attorneys in Norway‘. At senior associate level, Nicholas Foss Barbantonis is ‘efficient‘ and provides ‘pragmatic advice‘ on trade mark and unfair business practices, and Hedda Baumann Heier is ‘always eager to help and very knowledgeable of copyright‘.