You have a new idea – it may be a technical solution, a new trademark or a design no one has thought of before. A preliminary search can provide you with important information for the future development of your product. The preliminary search service is a paid service.
As the applicant or holder of a patent, trademark or design, you are responsible for informing the Norwegian Industrial Property Office (NIPO) about changes to your name and address, and other changes to your rights.
We hold a wide variety of courses and seminars throughout the year. The majority of our courses are held in Norwegian, although we do offer some specialist courses in English. All our courses and seminars are listed below - some in Norwegian and some in English.
The field of intellectual property is complex and the terminology we use can be difficult to understand. We have compiled a list of terms and phrases to explain some of these. We are now in the process of translating the list into English, and will extend it as new terms and phrases are added.