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;

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29/09/2022

JUDGMENT OF THE COURT IN JOINED CASES C-793/19 - SPACENET AND C-794/19 - TELEKOM DEUTSCHLAND

The Court of Justice confirmed that EU law precludes the general and indiscriminate retention of traffic and location data, except in the case of a serious threat to national security However, in order

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29/09/2022

talian Competition Authority: investigation initiated against Intesa Sanpaolo for an alleged unfair commercial practice

The Authority is scrutinising how the banking group marketed its fixed-rate and floating-rate real estate mortgage loans: the bank allegedly failed to provide consumers with clear information

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29/09/2022

Italian Competition Authority has commenced an investigation against Arval Service Lease Italia S.p.A. for alleged misleading and aggressive practices

The Authority will assess the behaviour of the company with regard to the service of long-term car rental for consumers and micro-enterprises The Italian Competition Authority has commenced investigation

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