Ownership Preferences of IP Rights in Tech Transactions and Disadvantages of Joint Venture Model

Major importance is vested in intellectual property rights when technology transactions are taken into consideration. Therefore it is appropriate to assert that the relationship between these rights and the said transactions demonstrates an intricate nature. According to a business-wise approach, the protection provided with the related IP rights and the proper setting to be established […]

Şafak HerdemManaging Partner, Herdem Attorneys At Law

SKJERVE-NIELSSEN & CO ADVOKATFIRMA joins IR as the exclusive Corporate Law Member in Norway

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Håkon Skjerve-Nielssen of SKJERVE-NIELSSEN & CO ADVOKATFIRMA. Håkon has joined IR as our exclusive Corporate Law Member in Norway. Skjerve-Nielssen & Co Law firms mission is to understand and work in the best of our clients interests, and give our legal advices in […]


Diversity in the workplace

November 16 2016 Diversity in the workplace is an increasingly important issue both for employers and for other stakeholders. Positive action can help to increase the representation of traditionally disadvantaged groups in the workplace, but employers must take care to ensure that such measures do not inadvertently lead to unlawful discrimination. What is generally meant […]

Employee or independent contractor?

EMPLOYMENT & BENEFITS – NORWAY   Employee or independent contractor?   September 21 2016 | Contributed by Homble Olsby Advokatfirma AS   Distinction between employees and independent contractors Facts Decision Comment   The High Court recently clarified the distinction between employees and independent contractors in a case involving a child welfare social worker engaged by […]

New law on restrictive covenants

Mirroring developments in Denmark (for further details please see “Bill on restrictive employment covenants resubmitted”), in December 2015 the Norwegian Parliament adopted new rules on restrictive covenants in the labour market. The bill entered into force on January 1 2016. The rules are included in the Working Environment Act and represent major amendments. The new […]

International accounting standards convergence process: IAS/IFRS – US GAAPs

During the event, that will take place on 9th December 2015 at the seat of the Italian Stock Exchange (Milano), we will be focusing on the harmonization process between the two major accounting standard sets: IAS/IFRS and US GAAPs. The event, jointly organized by BP&A and the Univesity of Urbino, will focus on the progresses […]

Dr. Pierino PostacchiniChartered Accountant, Auditor, BP&A, Finance and Business consulting

Luxury residence in the Mediterranean (Italy)

One of our Clients operating in the constructions and luxury real estate field, has designed a wonderful luxury residence in a beautiful city on the Adriatic coast of Italy. All authorizations and needed documentation have properly been prepared and approved. The deal encompasses apartments, shops, restaurants and a hotel. We are looking for a potential […]

Dr. Pierino PostacchiniChartered Accountant, Auditor, BP&A, Finance and Business consulting