Sigurjónsson & Thor is a law firm specialized in Intellectual property and Unfair competition. Representation before the District courts and the Supreme Court is an important part of our services.




What the team is known for Excellent IP boutique offering focused expertise on trade mark applications and prosecutions, regularly acting for foreign or international clients on alleged infringements in Iceland. Offers its clients a service covering all stages of registering and protecting rights, from evaluation of IP to representation before the authorities in disputed cases.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

“Promptly responds to our requests for information, diligently handles our Iceland-related matters and achieves excellent results.”

“The team is down to earth and just easy to work with. When the lawyers are running cases, their modesty and humble nature means judges respect them and their approach, which really helps.”

Work highlights Represented Starbucks before the Board of Appeal to enable registration of the trade mark Caffè Verona, overturning a decision by the Patent Office which had concluded that the trade mark could not be registered on the grounds of being descriptive of the goods and deceptive as to their origin.



 2009 – 2015 click here