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Major TV broadcaster loses its domain name
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Italy
  • June 14 2012

Italy's main private TV broadcaster, Mediaset S.p.A., lost its right to use the domain name "mediaset.com" after failing to renew its registration


Seizure of websites for trade mark violation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Italy
  • January 31 2012

On 29 September 2011, in a decision widely reported by the media, the Court of Padua issued a decree ordering the preventive seizure of 493 websites containing a specific trade mark in their domain names, in relation to the alleged crimes of importing, marketing and selling products bearing fake trade marks, and handling goods derived from criminal activity


AdWords and third party trademarks: the Enterprise Matters section of the Milan Court rules in the wake of the ECJ’s case-law
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • European Union, Italy
  • December 1 2014

The use of third party trademarks as "ad-words" in order to gain advantageous referencing in Internet searches does not necessarily constitute


Hands off that domain name! Avast obtains injunction and recovers “avast.it” in record time
  • Studio Legale Jacobacci & Associati
  • Italy
  • September 19 2014

Section 133 of the Italian Industrial Property Code has been recently amended. It now allows for a quick, if provisional, recovery of a domain name


Court of Rome on the infringement of a trademark through Facebook
  • Nctm Studio Legale
  • Italy
  • September 30 2014

An interesting opinion was handed down by the Rome Tribunal on June 26, 2014 following to PI proceedings which were initiated by a company in order


AdWords e marchi di terzi: il Tribunale di Milano sulla SCIA della Corte di Giustizia UE
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • November 27 2014

L'utilizzo del marchio di terzi come "parola chiave", ai fini di un posizionamento vantaggioso tra i risultati delle ricerche in Internet, non


The use of “iwatch” as an AdWords keyword by Apple does not infringe an earlier third party’s trademark, says the IP Court of Milan
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • January 12 2016

On 14 December 2015, the IP division of the Court of Milan ruled in preliminary injunction proceedings (docket number 405112015) on a case of


Tribunale di Milano: l’uso della parola “iwatch” come keyword da parte di Apple non viola il marchio altrui preesistente
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • January 12 2016

Lo scorso 14 dicembre il Tribunale di Milano, Sezione Specializzata per l’Impresa A, nel contesto di un ricorso per inibitoria cautelare (R.G. N


Google “AdWords” system and registered trade marks
  • Bird & Bird
  • Italy
  • June 21 2010

The use of keywords in online advertising systems is prevalent in our culture and can cause conflicts among competitors, especially when the keywords consist of registered trade marks


Manager of an online forum is not liable for content posted by users
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Italy
  • November 10 2011

On 11 August 2011, the Court of Bologna issued a decision in a case brought by an Italian company, a provider of beauty products and services, against Yahoo!