This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in (November 2022). For further information, please go […]
Introduction: With Ministerial Decree no. 180/2022 (published in the Official Gazette on 29.11.2022), the Italian Government has completed the regulation […]
This article first appeared in World Intellectual Property Review, published by Newton Media Ltd. Italians can look forward to a […]
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog So you finally got your trademark registration and now you […]
he EU trademark law system does not have, unlike the US, a legal concept of “incontestability”. Instead, it has “acquiescence”, a defence against invalidity or infringement actions which can be raised against the owner of an earlier mark who has acquiesced, for a period of five successive years, in the use of a later registered trademark (applied in good faith) while being aware of such use and indeed the registration of the later mark.
The article was first published on World Intellectual Property Review Most of the IP world knows what happened in case […]
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog When a IP court awards the winning party the reimbursement […]
In Worldwide Machinery Ltd v European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) (Case T‑316/21), the General Court has confirmed that trademark holders have a variety of flexible means at their disposal to show sufficient, genuine use, including circumstances subsequent or prior to the relevant timeframe.
On April 6, 2022, the Italian government presented a design of law (DDL) for changing the Italian Patent Code (CPI) which, once definitively approved by the Italian parliament, could change some aspects of the Italian patent attorney’s profession, aligning for some further aspects the Italian Patent Code with the European Patent Convention.
With the Legislative Decree no. 177/2021, Italy has finally implemented the principles provided for by the EU Directive no. 790/2019 […]
Last March 21, 2022 the Second Board of Appeal of EUIPO finally ruled the victory of our client Bolgheri Consortium […]
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog The UK finally said bye-bye to the EU, but for […]
The Italian Industrial Property Code was issued in 2005 and deals with all IP rights, except for copyright. Five years later, in 2010, the IPC was subject to a substantive upgrade and was provided with an Implementing Regulation.
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog Andorran tobacco leaves (© Guia Andorra, https://en.guiandorra.com/post/the-manufacture-of-tobacco-a-production-full-of-tradition-and-of-great-economic-weight). It should not be […]
Let’s make that clear: if you are an attorney in the European Union, this article is not for you. If […]
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog So, a million years in the future, an alien lands […]
Pros and cons of the Unitary Patent referred to SMEs and big corporations: all the differences between the classic Patent […]
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog On 21st December 2021, the General Court (GC), in case T-369/20, […]
Targeting start-ups and SMEs, the service is designed to help them manage and enhance Intellectual Property in research and innovation […]
On September 9, 2021 in case No. C-783/19, the Court of Justice ruled that the Spanish mark CHAMPANILLO (which means […]
Bugnion SpA and Cuccia & Simino have started an integration process that will end in the first months of 2022 […]
This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in (October 2022). For further information, please go […]
The second call for applications of the European project LEADERSHIP4SMEs, which sees Bugnion among the prestigious partners, is now open. […]
The NFT acronym has entered the common lexicon in the last few months thanks to a series of media stunts […]
This article first appeared in World Intellectual Property Review, published by Newton Media Ltd. The Italian philosopher, semiotician, cultural critic, […]
This article first appeared in Future of IP 2021 published by Managing Intellectual Property Golf is a game of precision. […]
Strategic guidelines applying to intellectual property are the first detailed provision of the National Recovery and Resilience Plan #NextGenerationItalia. A […]
According to Patent-Pilot data, Bugnion ranks among the “TOP 50” IP law and consulting firms in terms of the number […]
The article was first published on the Kluwer Trademark Blog As you may recall, the CJEU in cases C-449/18P and […]
The article was first published on the WTR Global Leaders 2021 What led you to a career in intellectual property […]