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25 september 2017

ITALY'S ROBUST IMAGE RIGHTS REGIME

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31 august 2017

FAME IS NO PROTECTION FOR LAMBRETTA

Seventy years have passed since the first Lambretta motorcycle was manufactured in Lambrate, a northeastern district of Milan that owes its name to the Lambro River in the area.

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23 june 2017

DESIGN DISCLOSURE IN THE FACEBOOK ERA

A recent European Court of Justice decision on the disclosure threshold for registered designs has sparked much interest in Italy, given that trade dress in Italy is protected via registered designs

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19 may 2017

BUGNION JOURNAL - LAST ISSUE

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10 may 2017

WTR YEARBOOK 2017/2018 A GLOBAL GUIDE FOR PRACTITIONERS

This article provides trademark practitioners and legal professionals with a simple guide to Italian trademark law, procedures and enforcement strategies...

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01 may 2017

SEEKING THE GOLD STANDARD IN EPO AMENDMENTS

Marco Lissandrini of Bugnion investigates the complicated question of permissible modifications to European patents and patent applications ...

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26 april 2017

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEEDINGS INVOLVING .IT DOMAIN ...

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25 april 2017

GENERAL COURT DECIDES WHICH REGENT REIGNS SUPREME

In a March 28 2017 decision (Regent University v EUIPO, Case T-538/15), the General Court confirmed the likelihood of confusion between the word mark REGENT UNIVERSITY and the figurative mark REGENT'S COLLEGE LONDON for identical services in Class 41.

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30 march 2017

EFFECTIVE ENFORCEMENT REMEDIES

In Italy, very effective precautionary procedures and remedies are at the disposal of IP owners to ensure a rapid protection of their rights...

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28 february 2017

ITALY: ANTI-COUNTERFEITING RAID NETS ORGANISED CRIMINALS

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23 february 2017

UPC AND UP - A TURNING POINT?

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07 january 2017

GIUSEPPE RIGHETTI, FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS

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04 january 2017

WHEN OILS AIN'T OILS

Olive oil is one of the most renowned Italian food products and Italy is an important international stakeholder in the olive oil trade...

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