For a modern technology-driven business, strategic use of patents and other protection of its intellectual property rights is an important competitive asset.

Bull & Co specialises in patent law. We have experience in most areas of technology, such as mechanics, chemistry, pharmacy and medicine. We also have significant experience in litigation before the courts in patent matters.

Our services include;

  • Assessment of patentability (novelty and inventive step)
  • Registration – in cooperation with patent offices
  • Freedom to operate assessments
  • Patent monitoring (monitoring of one’s own and competitors’ patents and applications, technology monitoring)
  • Employee inventions
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Know-how and trade secrets
  • IPR due diligence
  • Infringement and validity opinions
  • Cease and desist letters
  • Licensing and assignment of rights
  • Litigation, including revocation actions

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:...

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...

How insecure things of the internet can break you

With the fierce debate on Huawei’s effect on security of the planned 5G networks, it’s time to take a look at what liability the Internet of Things may inflict on the producers of the things. Read more about the risk associated with product liability for...


For more than 150 years, Bull & Co has been dedicated to facilitating business development and commercial success for technology-driven companies. For many years this has included offering expert advice on legal issues of key importance to the life sciences/health...

Legal 500: Bull & Co top ranked within IP and TMT

Legal 500 published their 2017 results last week, and Bull & Co continues our way to the top by being ranked Tier 1 position within IP and TMT (Intellectual property, telecoms, technology and media) in Norway. Bull & Co is one of the few medium sized law firms with a...