Morten Balle, EPA, is new managing partner in Protector from March 2016. Morten is one of the founding partners of Protector and has long experience in advising clients in IPR, and especially patent related questions. 

The London Agreement is accepted in Norway and the Norwegian Patent Act is amended accordingly.


From 1st April 2013 the newly established Board of Appeal for Industrial Rights (BoA) started its work. The new BoA takes over the tasks and all pending cases from the previous Second Department of the Patent Office. The aim is to shorten the prosecution time.


We are proud to announce that Krister Mindrebøe has become an equity partner of Protector IP Consultants AS.


The international trademark publication World Trademark Review has once again ranked Protector as one of the top tier trademark firms in Norway.