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Empowered protection of industrial property in the Russian Federation

Russia - April 3 2013 In 2006, the Russian Federation has started a reform process aiming at the adoption of protective measures of industrial property, implementing in…

The “PDO” of a product is not sufficient to avoid the prove of the minimum requirements to achieve the trademark’s protection.

European Union - March 6 2013 After years of litigation Anheuser-Busch Inbev Nv has obtained the rejection of the opposition filled by the Czech company Budejovicky Budvar against…

Made in Italy. Antitrust: two days to shut down websites offering counterfeited goods of Gucci and Prada

Italy - February 1 2013 The Antitrust Authority (AGCM), pursuant to art. 27, par. 3 of the Italian Consumer Code, has ordered the closure of two websites based in China…

New regulations for the creation and development of innovative start-up companies

Italy - December 17 2012 On December 6th, the Italian Parliament has converted into law the Decree-Law no. 179/2012.

Italian Antitrust Authority approves regulation for the new “Legality Ratings” mechanism

Italy - November 30 2012 The Italian Antitrust Authority has launched a new regulation establishing a new criteria and procedure for the Legality Ratings.