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

nov27

27/11/2020

The time has come to use the Green Deal objectives as the foundation of a single market that promotes durable products and services by design

EU Parliament wants to boost sustainability by promoting reuse and repairs and by tackling practices that shorten the lifespan of products. The resolution on a more sustainable Single Market was adopted

nov27

27/11/2020

Harmonisation of the 24,25-27,5 GHz frequency band

By 31 December 2020, Member States must set common technical conditions and subsequently allow the use of the 26 GHz band for 5G systems in line with the European Electronic Communications

nov27

27/11/2020

Consumers: unfair clauses found in subscriptions and tickets for nine Serie A football clubs

The Italian Competition Authority has concluded nine proceedings relating to unfair clauses contained in the general contract conditions of the following Serie A (Premier League) football clubs: