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The Court of Milan on the registration of trademarks in bad faith
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • August 4 2014

By judgment published on 14 July (R.G. No. 4396811), the Business Chamber "A" of the Court of Milan has recently dealt with the issue of bad faith


An overview of trademark oppositions
  • Jacobacci & Partners
  • Italy
  • April 13 2011

For many years Italy has lacked a trademark opposition procedure


The Court of Milan on territorial jurisdiction and unfair competition in a case concerning pharmaceutical products
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • August 5 2014

By judgment no. 90862014 of 26 June 2014, Business Chamber "A" of the Court of Milan addressed some interesting issues regarding territorial


Recent PTO decisions on complex marks: consistency optional
  • Jacobacci & Partners
  • Italy
  • September 18 2013

In April and May 2013 the Italian Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) issued three separate decisions in opposition proceedings involving complex marks


The Italian perspective on fluidity
  • Bugnion SpA
  • Italy
  • July 1 2013

The fulfilment of a trademark's distinguishing function relies on consistent interpretation of a static sign by the average consumer. Companies that


Legal tools for the control of counterfeiting of GIs in the EU
  • Nctm Studio Legale
  • European Union, Italy
  • May 1 2013

Counterfeiting is not only a problem for traditional brands protected by trademarks. Producers of GIs also find their products copied and must fight


Il Tribunale di Milano tutela il marchio Polo Player di Ralph Lauren
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • November 28 2014

Lo scorso 5 novembre, il Tribunale di Milano (Sezione Specializzata in Materia di Impresa "A") ha emanato una sentenza in una vertenza avente ad


The Chanel campaign “Latin Lover” does not infringe the trademark “Latin Lover”, says the Court of Milan
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • Italy
  • October 2 2014

The Court of Milan Business Chamber "A" recently issued a decision in a case in which Chanel was sued in relation to its "Latin Lover" advertising


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


Trademarks, Designs and Models
  • Bugnion SpA
  • Italy
  • October 7 2016

Misleading advertising influences and affects all competitive markets, as consumers who are deceived by untrue statements may pass up the competing