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Italy signs UPC Provisional Application Protocol and other countries urged to do so to enable UPC to open in 2017
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • February 21 2017

In yesterday’s EU Competitiveness Council meeting the implementation of the unitary patent and Unified Patent Court (UPC) system was discussed, and


Italy ratifies the UPC Agreement - only Germany and the UK needed to ratify before the UPC can commence
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • February 20 2017

On 10 February Italy lodged its instrument of ratification of the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA) with the EU Council. Italy is the twelfth


Patentability of software in Italy & partial recovery of profits (infringement of patents on marginal aspects of a product)
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Italy
  • February 6 2017

By judgement of January 3rd, 2017, the Turin Court of Appeal delivered a monumental decision in a longstanding patent dispute concerning the validity


Italy: New Statutory Provisions on Indirect Infringement Thanks to the Ratification of the UPC Agreement.
  • Trevisan & Cuonzo Avvocati
  • Italy
  • January 23 2017

At the beginning of November 2016, Italy ratified the UPC Agreement. The ratification law (Law No. 214 of 3 November 2016), was published in the


Italy ratifies UPC Agreement and Introduces Provisions Against Indirect Counterfeiting
  • K&L Gates
  • European Union, Italy
  • January 19 2017

In December 2016 the Italian government ratified the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA). By this ratification, Italian patent law now has a new


Infringement by equivalence and patentability of intermediates in Italy
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Italy
  • January 19 2017

By decision of December 2nd, 2016, No 24658, Industriale Chimica S.r.l. Vs Bayer Pharma AG, the Italian Supreme Court ruled on the infringement by


Patent enforcement through the courts in Italy
  • Studio Legale Jacobacci & Associati
  • Global, Italy
  • January 13 2017

A structured guide to enforcing patents through the courts in Italy


When employment contracts are silent: remuneration for employees' inventive activities
  • Jacobacci & Partners
  • Italy
  • December 7 2016

The Court of Cassation (Italy's highest court) recently issued a decision concerning whether a scientific director who contributed to an invention but


Italian legislation to ratify the UPC Agreement now in force
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • November 29 2016

The legislation enabling Italy’s ratification and implementation of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (UPC) came into force on 25 November 2016


L’Italia appone la ratifica sul Tribunale Unificato dei Brevetti
  • De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani Studio Legale
  • European Union, Italy, United Kingdom
  • October 26 2016

L’Italia sarà così il dodicesimo Stato Membro ad apporre la sua ratifica all’Accordo, dei tredici necessari per far partire il TUB. Tra questi devono