Hedda works mainly with intellectual property law, marketing law and contract law. She provides local and foreign clients across different sectors with pragmatic legal advice in counseling, transactional and litigation matters.

Hedda’s expertise covers all forms of intellectual property rights, including copyright, patents, trade marks, domain names and trade secrets.

With respect to counseling and transactional matters, Hedda has extensive experience with intellectual property and technology agreements and transactions, where she inter alia assists with contract drafting, negotiations, compliance review and due diligence work. She regularly advises clients on how to secure and capitalize on their intellectual assets.

Hedda’s litigation work covers all fields of intellectual property law, and she is often working at the intersection between law and technology. As an illustration, Hedda has been involved in matters concerning large-scale copyright infringements in the digital environment and complex patent matters. Her experience covers proceedings before ordinary courts, as well as the Norwegian Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights and the Norwegian Mediation Board for Employee Inventions.

Hedda Baumann Heier is dedicated and impressively thorough in her approach; not afraid to give an honest opinion of the merits of a case.

- Legal 500
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Experience

2019 - (today) Senior Associate, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS
2015 - 2019 Associate, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS
2012 - 2014 Internships at various law firms and at the Norwegian broadcasters TV 2 AS and Discovery Networks Norway AS

Education

2014 Master of Law, University of Oslo. Master thesis: Compensation models related to section 45b and 34 of the Norwegian Copyright Act.
2014 Exchange student at Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Appointments

2016 - 2019 Representative for the Associates, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS

Publications

ournal (Lov&Data): Forslag til ny åndsverklov på høring Heier, H.B og Ljostad, R., Lov&Data, 2016