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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


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


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


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


Global Intellectual Property Newsletter A topic for 2016 - EU Trademark Law
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • China, European Union, France, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain
  • March 14 2016

Major reforms will soon be coming to the Community Trade Mark Regulation (2072009EC) and the Trade Marks Directive (200895EC). On 8 June 2015


Italy: it’s a family thing protecting a series of trademarks in Italy
  • Bugnion SpA
  • European Union, Italy
  • October 30 2015

There are a number of measures that rights holders should take in order to establish evidence of use for a set of trademarks which constitute a