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Øivind K. Foss

Attorney

Attorney

Øivind K. Foss is an attorney in our corporate law department. Foss has many years of experience as an attorney within dispute resolution, litigation and contracts, specifically within the areas of intellectual property rights (trademarks, patents and copyright), marketing law and privacy law.

Foss has expertise within dispute resolutions for the Courts of Norway and other authorities, as well as alternative dispute resolutions such as arbitration, the Norwegian Industrial Property Office, the Norwegian Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights, Committee for the Control of Unfair Competition, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee (Domain names).

Foss has vast experience with international disputes, and has had several high-profile cases regarding copy products for the Courts of Norway on behalf of foreign owners. Within contracts Foss has worked a lot with research and development, licensing, distribution and IT.

Foss has authored and co-authored articles and books about intellectual property rights, domain names, media rights, arbitration, international private law, e-commerce and employment law.

Work experience
2019
Attorney, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
2017
2019
Attorney, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2014
2017
Associate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2013
2014
Research assistant, Institute for Private Law, The University of Oslo
Education
2008
2014
Master of Laws, The University of Oslo
2005
2008
Bachelor's of History, NTNU
Membership

The Norwegian Bar Association

Managing Intellectual Property, IP STARS: Rising star 2018