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Italy, Unitary Patent and the UPC: developments ahead?

As illustrated in more details here (see link in article), Italy is presently in a peculiar position as far as the UP/UPC is concerned. Our Country did not join the enhanced cooperation in 2011 and is therefore not...more

Intellectual Property and Technology News - December 2014 (Global)

In This Issue: - Fundamental Reform Ahead For European Patent Law - Patentability of Isolated Nucleic Acid - Patent Reform – Is It Working? - Right To Privacy In Japan - Supreme Court Corner - The FTC...more

The Italian position on the fundamental reform in European patent law

From a foreign perspective, it is not easy to understand the difference between UP and UPC. If you are Italian, the distinction is extremely clear, as Italy joined the newly established unified patent court system (the UPC)...more

12/19/2014  /  Italy , Patent Reform , Patents

Law À La Mode: Special Edition – INTA 2014

In This Issue: - MODERNISATION OF THE TRADEMARK SYSTEM: Is Europe on the cusp of trademark law reform? - FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE: Brand owners face unique challenges in Russia - DETAINING COUNTERFEIT GOODS: New...more

IP litigation: where to sue.

Generally speaking, the easier are the regulations concerning territorial competence, the better is for the efficiency of the legal system. The Italian lawmaker took therefore the right direction in 2003, when IP...more

UPC: better protection needed against patent trolls

Usually when the same sentence mentions Amazon, Apple, Samsung or Microsoft and the word “patent” you are reading a report concerning some billion-dollars infringement litigation....more

Medical Devices: a seminar with Confindustria Modena

Medical devices are becoming more and more important. Like pharmaceutical products, they are positioned at the intersection of crucial interests. Some of these interests are traditionally dealt with by IP...more

11/19/2013  /  Medical Devices , Patents

Top fashion legal topics – #3 3D Printers à la mode

As part of the series of posts on fashion related topics, we previously discussed about wearable technologies and franchising agreements while in this post we would better focus on an issue already touched in this previous...more

9/19/2013  /  3D Printing , Brand , Infringement , Trademarks

AIPPI Forum & ExCo 2013 in Helsinki

This year AIPPI Executive Commettee meeting will take place in Helsinki, starting on Saturday 7 September. Among the issues that will be studied and discussed, the introduction of grace period for patents (Q233), the degree...more

9/7/2013  /  Copyright , Injunctions , Patents , Trademarks
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