Media and culture
Recognised nationally and internationally as one of Norway’s leading legal teams
Our legal team commands expertise within media law, marketing law and copyrights. We represent a whole range of different holders of IP rights within music, film and literature, in relation to the conclusion of agreements on the utilisation of published music, on the Internet and on TV, as well as protection against the infringement of rights. We assist businesses with obtaining permission for the use of protected materials in marketing campaigns, protection against unlawful product imitations, as well as conduct that is contrary to good business practice. Our clients include management organisations and representatives of various holders of IP rights, such as authors, filmmakers, composers, record companies, film producers, photographers and other artists, as well as Norwegian and multinational businesses in most industries – such as foods, sports and fashion, media and advertising, electronics, petroleum and offshore, along with other industries.
We achieve top rankings:
“‘Leader in the field’ Advokatfirmaet Grette demonstrates ‘excellent IP skills’ and is ‘always reliable as well as effective’. The ‘wise and innovative’ Felix Reimers specialises in trade mark issues, and Øystein Flagstad is recommended for TMT work.”
“Excellent IP team maintaining its strong track record in trade mark registration and disputes, as well as patent infringement and copyright law. Offers strong knowledge of the life sciences and TMT sectors, representing and managing IP portfolios on behalf of numerous clients in those industries. Also handles IP as part of large transactions and M&A deals. Clients praise the firm’s effective approach, stating: ‘They are responsive, efficient and pleasant to work with, which has been important for us during an intense process.’ Other sources describe Advokatfirmaet Grette as ‘a firm you can rely on: They deliver advice on time and to the point. We seldom need to chase them and they deliver what they promise.'”
– Chambers Europe