Domain names

The Internet is important for business marketing and the competition to secure good domain names is fierce.

The Trademark Act applies to the use of domain names and the registration and use of domain names often lead to disputes. Bull & Co have broad experience and professional expertise in the protection of domain names, both as advisors and in litigation and in various dispute panels.

Our services include:

  • Registration of domain names both nationally and internationally
  • Assessment of domain names and the risk of confusion in relation to trademarks and business names
  • Availability searches and assessment of whether the domain name is available as a trade mark or business name
  • Agreement on the transfer of domain names
  • Assistance in purchasing domain names
  • Assistance in submitting claims for transfer and deletion of domains nationally and internationally
  • Claims for compensation
  • Dispute resolution and litigation regarding registration and use of domain names

Victory in Court Worth Millions

Our lawyers Klemet Gaski and Runar Hansen have handled a lawsuit against Bertel O. Steen, and our clients have been found not to be liable for a claim of almost NOK 16 million. The Supreme Court recently denied Bertel O. Steen the opportunity to appeal to the...

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Anne Helsingeng – new partner in Bull & Co

Anne Helsingeng joined Bull & Co’s Restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy team as partner on 1 May 2019.  As one of Norway's leading lawyers within restructuring, insolvency, investigations and corporate compliance, she is a key hire for the continued...

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Upswing for Bull and Co’s Corporate and M&A team

Bull & Co’s progress continues, and we are ranked in five categories in this year's edition of The Legal 500, which was published on 10 April. The following areas are ranked in this year's edition: Commercial, Corporate and M&A: Tier 4 EU and Competition:...

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Excellent news from Chambers Europe

Chambers Europe has published its 2019 ratings, and we are very satisfied with the positive comments we are receiving. We wish to take this opportunity to thank our customers for good cooperation, exciting assignments, and particularly for the feedback that makes...

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Bull & Co launches “Lawyer as a Service”

"BLaaS" is a new way to offer legal services, where the scope of the agreement and the company's costs are agreed upon between Bull and the customer in advance. The service is comparable to a subscription, where the customer pays a predetermined monthly amount and...

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