Celine Varmann Jørgensen
Partner at Bryn Aarflot AS
Celine Varmann Jørgensen joined Bryn Aarflot in 2005 and became a partner in 2010.
She has several years of experience in IP, unfair competition and marketing law. Her daily tasks include management of large domestic and international trademark and design portfolios, with development and implementation of IP rights strategies, clearance searches and infringement opinions, filing and prosecution, as well as oppositions and disputes regarding IP rights, both nationally and internationally. Ms Varmann Jørgensen also has strong experience in domain name disputes, counterfeit and customs matters, unfair competition, copyright law and contract law. She represents national and international clients before the Norwegian Industrial Property Office, the IP Appeal Board, the EUIPO, the NKU (council dealing with unfair marketing practices), Norid (registry for Norwegian domain names), as well as district courts and courts of appeal.
Her clients span from Norwegian start-ups to large international corporations from all sectors, including the media, entertainment, consumer products, fashion industry, automotive, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, IT and manufacturing industries.
Ms Varmann Jørgensen has authored a number of articles in international IP magazines, including the Norway chapter in the World Trademark Review’s Designs: A Global Guide. She is also responsible for the Norwegian contribution to the INTA Country Guides and INTA’s International Opposition Guide: Comparative Practice and Procedures.