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Class 35: registering retail and wholesale services at the UIBM
  • Jacobacci & Partners
  • European Union, Italy
  • June 7 2017

Since 2016 the Italian Patent and Trademark Office (UIBM) has taken a harsh stance on registrations for 'retail and wholesale services' in Class 35


CLINIQUE: reputation alone may not cure trademark's inherent weakness
  • Jacobacci & Partners
  • European Union, Italy
  • April 5 2017

In a recently published decision the Court of Cassation held that although the trademark CLINIQUE was well known in the European Union, its


Spirits run out for Aldi
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, Italy
  • January 30 2017

The Applicant, Cantina Tollo SCA, filed an EU trade mark application for the mark ALDIANO covering “alcoholic beverages (except beers)”. The


European Union and Italy in alignment over protection of well-known marks
  • Bugnion SpA
  • European Union, Italy
  • January 2 2017

In the European Union are paying more attention to the exploitation of the goodwill enjoyed by famous and well-known trademarks by third parties


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