Intellectual Property

The Firm’s Intellectual Property department provides counsel and legal assistance to Italian and international clients in relation to judicial protection of intellectual and industrial property rights, such as the securing and enforcing of patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets and other valuable intangible assets, before competent national and international Authorities.

Our professionals are particularly expert in providing advice on intellectual and industrial property protection in the media and information technology industry. In particular, they provide clients with assistance on:

 - draft of software development agreement;

-protection of patent for an invention or utility model;

- copyright and patent protection  on software; 

- protection of computer programs and electronic database;

- advice on trade secrets and patet protection;

- the administrative procedures at the S.I.A.E. (the copyright office for the registration of software in the Public Software Registry);

- administrative and judicial proceedings for disputes over the illegal use of intellectual property;

Firm news

feb13

13/02/2019

Blockchain e Smart Contract

E' stata pubblicata in Gazzetta (G.U.R.I. n. 36 del 12.02.2019), la LEGGE 11 febbraio 2019, n. 12 recante conversione in legge, con modificazioni, del decreto-legge 14 dicembre 2018, n. 135, recante

feb13

13/02/2019

The General Court annuls EUIPO’s decision refusing registration of the figurative mark ‘Chiara Ferragni’ as an EU trade mark

According to the General Court of EU, Judgment in Case T-647/17, the average consumer perceives a mark as a whole and the mark applied for is a composite mark composed of both word and figurative elements.

feb8

08/02/2019

Sicurezza nelle reti tlc

E’ stato pubblicato in Gazzetta Ufficiale (n. 17 del 21 gennaio 2019)  il decreto del Mise, recante Misure di sicurezza ed integrita' delle reti di comunicazione elettronica e notifica