Ida Gjessing is a litigator with a focus on patent and trademark cases. On the non-contentious side she provides advice on all aspects of IP law, including designs and copyrights, research ethics and marketing law. She chairs the Council dealing with Unfair Marketing Practices (NKU).
Litigating patents and SPCs (pharmaceutical, biosimilars and veterinary patents, oil and gas services industry), trademarks (all sectors). Advising clients on the aforesaid matters, and on contractual and regulatory matters, across all sectors.
|Attorney, Advokatfirmaet Wiersholm||1999-2007|
|Attorney, Nycomed Amersham||1997-1999|
|Deputy Judge, Jæren District Court||1996-1997|
|Trainee at the Court of Justice of the European Communities||1994-1995|
|Associate, the Office of the City Advocate in Oslo||1993-1996|
|Lawyers' practising certificate||1996|
|Master of Laws, University of Oslo||1993|
|Studies in legal philosophy, EU law and German business law at Christian Albrects Universität zu Kiel||1991-1992|
|Member of the Norwegian Bar Association's committee on intellectual property law||2012-2015|
|Chair of the Norwegian Industry's Committee on Competition||2012 -|
|Member of the Norwegian Bar Association's Committee on Ethics||2016 -|
|Government Grants for Artists, deputy member of the Committee||2018 -|
“International Licensing and Technology Transfer: Practice and the Law” Klüwer Law International, co-author
“International Design Protection, A Global Handbook”, Globe Law and Business, co-author
“International Advertising Law, A Global Handbook”, Globe Law and Business, co-author
Tidsskriftet NIR Nordiskt Immateriellt Rättsskydd, former editor for Norwegian contributions
The Norwegian Bar Association
The Norwegian Association for the Protection of Industrial Property
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriètè Intellectuelle – AIPPI
European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW)
The Scandinavian languages, English.