Intellectual Property Law
Intellectual property rights are important assets for a company, and the value of intellectual property rights is often of great importance in relation to acquisition and sale of companies – also in terms of tax and employment. NJORD Law Firm offers advice in relation to all your needs and considerations.
We rank among the leading law firms within intellectual property rights and assist entrepreneurs, companies, and government bodies in selecting, protecting, commercializing, and defending their intellectual property rights, including:
- Company and domain names
- Patents and utility models
Our IP team represents a wide range of clients, from individuals within the entertainment industry and minor companies in the set-up phase to the major national and global groups of companies with world-famous brands.
Our clients operate in quite a number of trades, for example:
- Hardware and software
- The chemical industry
- The food industry
- Media and entertainment
- Fashion and cosmetics
- The furniture industry
We offer advice in the Nordic/Baltic region and Northern Europe as our primary markets. At the same time we act as a gateway for global clients to the whole Nordic/Baltic region. Through our strong and global network consisting of the most competent IP experts, we assist Nordic clients worldwide.
“Under the joint leadership of Jeppe Brogaard Clausen and Thomas Ryhl, NJORD Law Firm handles the full range of IP matters, with particular expertise in the life sciences, health tech and food sectors. A recent highlight included the team defending Estrella Maarud in a trade mark infringement case brought by KiMs; Frank Jørgensen led the advice. Jørgensen and Malene Fagerberg have both been promoted to partner.”
– Legal 500, 2018
Chambers and Partners highlight that NJORD’s IP team is known for
“Strong practice advising on all areas of IP law, with a particular focus on the life sciences sector. Assists with contracts as well as contentious cases. Offers cross-border capabilities with a focus on the Nordic, Baltic and German markets. The Whole Company, ITU Business Development and Volkswagen are among the department’s new client wins.”
“Clients particularly recommend the firm for smaller and medium-sized clients describing the firm’s approach as “flexible and service-oriented.”
“Other clients also reference the team’s speed, as well as its “expertise and business understanding.””
Partner Jeppe Brogaard Clausen is highlighted as a Notable practitioner.
“Jeppe Brogaard Clausen co-heads the IP team. He has experience across international IP, litigation and enforcement, with a focus on copyright issues in the entertainment sector.”
– Chambers and Partners, 2018