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An overview of trademark oppositions

  • Jacobacci & Partners
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  • Italy
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  • April 13 2011

For many years Italy has lacked a trademark opposition procedure

Just colours and sounds, or also source identifiers?

  • Bugnion SpA
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  • Italy
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  • June 29 2011

In Italy, graphical representation remains key to registration

Interpreting the provisions governing the registration of names as trademarks

  • Jacobacci & Partners
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  • European Union, Italy
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  • September 28 2011

Elio Fiorucci filed an action to revoke Edwin Co Ltd's registration of the word mark ELIO FIORUCCI in International Classes 18 and 25

Volkswagen's "GTI" trademark is not descriptive; no infringement by "GTYPE TUNING LINE" trademark

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • Italy
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  • January 20 2011

Volkswagen AG is the owner of the International word trademark "GTI" (No. 717592) which has also been extended to Italy

Legal tools for the control of counterfeiting of GIs in the EU

  • NCTM Studio Legale Associato
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  • European Union, Italy
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  • May 1 2013

Counterfeiting is not only a problem for traditional brands protected by trademarks. Producers of GIs also find their products copied and must fight

Italian and US courts differ on Gucci v Guess trade mark claims

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Italy, USA
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  • July 5 2013

According to a May 2013 judgment of the Italian Tribunale di Milano (Court of Milan), the products of Los Angeles-based fashion brand Guess Inc

MS vs. MST

  • Italy Legal Focus - Studio Legale Bernascone & Soci
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  • Italy
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  • March 5 2013

British American Tobacco Italia ("BATI"), owner of the historical cigarette brand "MS", has sued Manifatture Sigaro Toscano ("Manifatture") to obtain

No monopoly for stylised cow skin symbol for leather goods

  • Jacobacci & Partners
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  • European Union, Italy
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  • June 19 2013

On 19th January 2013 the Court of Milan ruled in Chaussures Eram SARL v Unic Servizi Srl. The court concluded that collective or certification

Power to the people

  • Bugnion SpA
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  • Italy
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  • September 1 2010

The relationship between image protection and trademarks is defined by the few articles in the Industrial Property Code that deal specifically with images and personal names in relation to trademarks

Diamonds are forever, a non-used reputed mark, too

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • Italy
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  • April 14 2011

In 2008, the Dutch company Creative Brands C.V. brought proceedings against Damiani International B.V. (Damiani), a leading company in the jewelry sector, before the Court of Milan