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European Union and Italy in alignment over protection of well-known marks
  • Bugnion SpA
  • European Union, Italy
  • November 1 2016

Legislatures and courts in the European Union are paying more attention to the exploitation of the goodwill enjoyed by famous and well-known


Latest Supreme Court decision in Fiorucci saga
  • IP Law Galli
  • European Union, Italy
  • August 15 2016

The Supreme Court recently issued the latest decision in the ongoing saga between renowned Italian stylist Elio Fiorucci, who passed away last year


Italy: Is change afoot in Italy?
  • Bugnion SpA
  • European Union, Italy
  • July 1 2016

The level of attention paid by the relevant public can play a crucial role when assessing the distinctiveness of a proposed mark - even more so when


Italian Patent and Trademark Office Gets Stricter
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • June 30 2016

The Italian Patent and Trademark Office (the "IPTO") has introduced a new stricter approach to govern Italian trademark applications. In particular


Court clarifies doctrine of trademark limitation by coexistence
  • IP Law Galli
  • European Union, Italy
  • June 20 2016

On February 17 2016 the IP and Corporate Specialised Division of the Court of Milan handed down a decision which addressed the relationship between


Implementation of Trademarks Directive on track
  • IP Law Galli
  • European Union, Italy
  • June 13 2016

Italy is working on implementing EU Directive 20152436EC, aimed at harmonising the national rules on trademarks


A new provision for trademark parody: is it a joke?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • May 30 2016

There are a number of fashion players that base their business on the very thin line running between tribute and misappropriation. In this context it


Il Tribunale di Torino sulla coesistenza tra marchi identici, tra convalidazione e assenza di contraffazione
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • European Union, Italy
  • May 3 2016

Lo scorso 22 aprile, la Sezione Specializzata in materia di Impresa del Tribunale di Torino ha emanato un’interessante sentenza (n. 225616) sulla


The Court of Turin on the coexistence of identical trademarks, between limitation for acquiescence and absence of infringement
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • European Union, Italy
  • May 3 2016

On 22 April, the Turin IP Court issued an interesting judgment (no. 225616) on the long-term coexistence of two identical trademarks used for


Media, Sport and Entertainment Intelligence - April 2016
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 5 2016

The latest US sales report for the music industry has been released, showing annual revenues are still hovering around the US$7 billion mark, as they