Mr Amund Brede Svendsen > ADVOKATFIRMAET GJESSINGREIMERS AS > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

ADVOKATFIRMAET GJESSINGREIMERS AS
GREV WEDELS PLASS 7
0151 OSLO
Norway

Work Department

Intellectual property

Position

Partner who litigates patents (especially pharmaceutical, biosimilar and oil and gas services industry patents). Amund advises on patents and trademarks validity and infringement issues and on issues relating to employee inventors’ rights, trade secrets, unfair competition and marketing law. He drafts technology transfer, R&D and consortium agreements (all sectors). He has represented clients in disputes relating to these areas, and also in other IP-related commercial litigation. Amund is a qualified arbitrator and has experience as an arbitrator in international commercial arbitration cases.

Career

Positions
Partner, GjessingReimers
2019-
Partner, Grette1986-2019
Associate, Smith, Grette, Eide, Midelfart og Vik1981-1986
Research assistant, Department of Private Law, University of Bergen1980-1981

Appointments

Norwegian Bar Association’s permanent committee for IP and unfair competition law 2001-09.
External panelist of Klagenemnda for Industrielle Rettigheter (the Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights) 2016-

Languages

The Scandinavian languages, English, Italian, German and French.

Memberships

The Norwegian Bar Association;
The Norwegian Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (President, 2004 -);
AIPPI (President of the Norwegian Group, 2004 -);
European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW).

Education

Admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court2009
Law degree, University of Bergen1981
Master of Business degree1978