Is a Cashless Society Achievable?

Given increasing physical cash in circulation in many areas, a cashless society is likely not achievable soon for most countries. However, there are certain countries, particularly the Nordics, where the rise of digital payments is accompanied by a decrease in physical cash. Read more.

Have patent trolls found their way to Norway?

Patents may be misused. The single purpose of some companies is to get hold of patents that shall solely be used to force other companies into licensing or to pay considerable amounts in connection with a settlement, the so called patent trolls or patent pirates. Read more.

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Simonsen Vogt Wiig is a leading commercial law firm with offices in the largest cities in Norway as well as an office in Singapore. Our 180 lawyers provide assistance within all major business sectors, and build lasting relationships with our clients by combining thorough knowledge and legal expertise with the advice. High quality in all segments shall be the leading principles for our activity.

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We are always looking for persons who set high standards for professional competence, professionalism, the colleagues with whom they are going to work and last but not least themselves. This benefits our clients. If you would like to become part of an organisation that has set the goal of raising the bar for legal services, we would like to hear from you. An inquiry is always welcome.





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#06-26 High Street Centre
Singapore 179094
Republic of Singapore

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