NJORD’s IP department hold its strong position in IP Stars
IP Stars has just published the 2019 ratings. NJORD’s Intellectual Property department has once again received strong ratings and shows that the team are among the best both nationally and internationally.
This year, the department is recommended in the categories; Trade Mark Contentious, Trade Mark Prosecution, Intellectual Property Contentious, and Copyright & Related Rights.
NJORD has not declined in ratings, and the result is that we are listed in the second tier within three areas and in the third tier in one area. An impressive result we are delighted with.
NJORD is still represented by two partners, who are listed as Trade Mark Stars, namely Jeppe Brogaard Clausen and Peter Gustav Olson.
> Read the IP Stars rankings here
NJORD Estonia: Employer is liable for AI’s discriminative actions
Algorithms have established themselves in almost every field of life and economy. Various automated programs have also become part of the process in recruitment and employing staff, respectively, with or without big data analysis. The use of such technologies in recruitment or in the assessment of work processes, in general, should take into account both the protection of personal data and the prevention of discrimination.
NJORD Estonia: Should we regulate artificial intelligence?
Businesses invest billions of dollars into artificial intelligence (AI) development, which has caused relevant government institutions to advance research into AI strategies. Therefore, the hype around AI has also led to the discussion on the need for regulation in the field. Elon Musk’s dispute with Mark Zuckerberg has brought the subject to the general public’s attention. The former insists on regulating AI and the latter sees only benefits, not threats. You can find different opinions on this issue online.
NJORD receives high ratings from Chambers and Partners
Chambers and Partners have just published their ratings of law firms and individual lawyers for 2019. Once again, several of NJORD’s departments have received high ratings, which show that NJORD is among the best, nationally as well as internationally.