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 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.
“Very sharp at getting to the point, and finding an exact pathway and strategy. Very quick at finding out my needs and building the case.” – Chambers and Partners Europe, 2015
“My impression is that the firm is friendly and positive, focused on client needs and receptive to clients’ ideas on doing business.” – Chambers and Partners Europe, 2015
“Jeppe Brogaard Clausen ‘is very responsive and pragmatic, and understands my priorities and issues,’ according to one client. He is noted for his expertise in copyright and trade mark infringement litigation, and recently assisted BPI with a parallel import dispute. Hanne Weywardt has particular experience in trade mark and counterfeit issues, with expertise in the pharmaceutical, technology and retail industries. She recently represented Andersen & Nielsen in a copyright infringement case regarding a bathroom appliance.” – Chambers Global, 2015
“NJORD Law Firm’s Jeppe Brogaard Clausen’s group handles trade mark filings, anti-counterfeiting and other matters for clients such as Coca-Cola and Gucci. Thomas Ryhl and Miriam Michaelsen handle life sciences matters. Hanne Weywardt is also recommended.” – Legal 500, 2015