We have extensive experience with assisting large IT companies and companies in a variety of fields, including hardware, software, Internet, digital media, medtech, life science, biotech and Telecommunications.
The Technology Group assists throughout the lifecycle of a company and is committed to help to build strong and viable companies. We have assisted hundreds companies with strategic and legal advice, including guidance on financing, acquisitions, sales, employee benefits and executive compensation, corporate governance, IP protection, operational contracts, customer and supplier agreements, joint venture agreements, development agreements, international issues, etc.
We also assist start-up companies with early phase, seed and venture financing, and we have also extensive experience in representing investors in these phases. With one of the largest and most active technologyoriented business law practice, we have unique experience in dealing with complex issues. Particularly relating to financing and transactions, technology transfer and licensing, intellectual property rights issues and other corporate legal issues on behalf of innovative companies, including international establishment and growth, international funding and cooperation agreements.
Our Technology Group consists of a nationwide team of more than 10 lawyers. All in all, the group of lawyers cover all legal questions arising for companies in the technology field. The group is unique in the sense that several lawyers have additional qualifications within economics, innovation and commercialization at master level, as the sole legal environment in Norway.
We work closely with several of the leading high-tech innovation communities and incubators in Norway, as well as leading early-phase-investors and funds within the sector. We also have our own lawyers present in Silicon Valley, as we consider it important to have a strong connection to the world’s technology centre, and where we have a sizable network in this region which we open up for the start-up and growth companies that want to cooperate with us to realize global growth plans.