Trade and Services

The area of trade and services is constantly changing, some of the reasons being increased global competition, sourcing of production and competition areas all over the world, technological developments and consolidation through mergers and acquisitions.

Our inter-disciplinary practice area comprises the parts of the firm's competence that are particularly relevant to the players in this business. The purpose is to offer specialist legal advice combined with in-depth knowledge of the markets in which our clients operate. As one of Norway's biggest law firms, we have both the best legal competence and the professional comprehensiveness that is necessary to customize solutions that meet our clients' requirements.

Our clients

Our clients include both Norwegian and international businesses from all parts of the goods and services industries, including commodity trade, knowledge, infrastructure deliveries, service, travelling, pharmaceuticals, media and online services, technology and telecom. We assist our clients with advice, litigation and dispute resolution on all relevant areas of expertise, including employment and pension issues, investigation and compliance, company law, intellectual property law, contract law, licenses and regulatory matters, mergers and acquisitions, tax issues, patents, data protection, procurement and government support.

"Well-regarded practice with significant experience in trade mark and copyright infringement in the technology and media sectors. Clients praise the team's skills and approach: "The lawyers at Wiersholm are very service-minded, hard-working and know our business and the market very well."