Two women discuss a patent case. Photo: Beate Willumsen
Photo: Beate Willumsen

Have you invented something new and are unsure if it already exists?

It can be a good idea to check if others have had the same idea as you. Perhaps you are also wondering if and how to proceed with your invention? Book a Dialogue Search with us.

Search together with an expert 

You are the expert on your own idea, and we are experts on IPR and in doing searches for relevant technology. Book a meeting with us and we will help you on to the next step. This is a paid service: NOK 2360 excl. VAT.

We carry out the meeting over Teams, and we search databases and patent literature for patents and inventions within your field. You will also get an introduction to patenting. You and our experts complement each other in expertise,  and the search will be both creative and educational. There is a lot you can do a lot yourself, but we can help you get started.

A meeting with our experts will give you valuable information on whether or not similar technology already exists, and what IP is owned by others in your field. It is very important to be aware of this so that you do not risk violating the rights of others. Maybe you will also find something that inspires you to further innovation?

How do we carry out the Dialogue Search?

  • You book a digital meeting with us.
  • You get two hours of search help and technical information from one of our experts.
  • You find patents that already exist in your field and get a better knowledge of the market you are operating in.
  • Our expert explains complex IP concepts and helps you learn how to evaluate the information you find.
  • After the meeting, we will send you all the results with links to patent documents that were found during the meeting. These results can be crucial for the further development and innovation of your technology.
  • Get inspiration for the way ahead without violating the rights of others.

Price: NOK 2360 excl. VAT

Order below, or call our Customer Service Centre on +47 22 38 73 00, and they will help you.

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We will contact you within 2 working days for more information about the technical field concerned, and to arrange a date and time to do the actual search.  


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