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Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 3ItalyEurope 2021 View ranking table
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

LGV Avvocati

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 3ItalyEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Dedicated boutique offering broad IP expertise spanning patents, trade marks and industrial design. Boasts strong capabilities in the copyright arena. Demonstrates notable expertise in the technology field, covering both contentious and non-contentious matters, including piracy, privacy and e-commerce. Able to assist with both civil and criminal proceedings. Adept at handling both domestic and cross-border matters.

Strengths

Clients report that the team comprises "talented lawyers with good knowledge of Italian and European IP law," with one of them adding: "They can support us in different countries with high knowledge and experience."

Another client lauds the team "expertise in IP matters" and ability to "combine deep knowledge of the matters with appropriate strategies and strong effectiveness during the hearing."

Work highlights

Assisted Sky Italia with numerous contentious and non-contentious actions against telecoms, hosting providers and search engine providers.

Notable practitioners

Luigi Goglia assist clients from the fashion, pharmaceutical and manufacturing sectors with patent and trade mark litigation. One client appreciates his "deep understanding" and describes him as "determined, flexible and always on time."

Simona Lavagnini has a longstanding track record handling complex copyright issues relating to software and media. Clients describe her as "fast, skilled and accurate" and emphasise her "solid technical background and strategy planning."

Department Information

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Overview

The LGV intellectual property department has exceptional experience in all intellectual property matters. The department has an international breadth and includes Italian and foreign professionals, all of whom are at least proficient in English and their respective languages. 

The IP department deals with patents and know how protection in every sector of technology, ranging from mechanics (textile machinery, machine equipment, automotive, ecc) to modern technologies (microchips, optical supports and electronics in general). The IP department has also worked on cases involving pharmaceutical products, medical products, biotechnology, and biomaterials.

As for copyright, this is one of the fields in which LGV has excelled for the longest time. The IP department represents rights owners and users of creative works of any type, from the most traditional (lyrics and photographs as well as literary, musical, and visual works) to the most innovative (software, videogames, websites, online portals). Specifically, copyright as applied to new technologies constitutes one of the core practices at LGV.

The IP department also acts for the protection, both contentious and non-contentious, of highly prestigious trade marks and distinctive signs as well designs in the most diverse sectors of industry, commerce and services. In these fields the IP department counts among its clients some of the most important multinational corporations to whom the firm provides consultancy services.

Members

Goglia, Luigi

Lavagnini, Simona

Stucchi, Margherita

Thiem, Tankred

Industries

CE-Labelling

Chemicals

Clothing

Commercial and professional services

Compliance

Computer services

Consumer goods

Design

Electronic engineering

Electronics

Fashion

Food

Insurance

Internet Service Providers

Mechanical engineering

Media

Music

Pharmaceuticals

Software

Sports attire and equipment

Technology

Videogames

Intellectual Property Department

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firm
Department location

Via Privata C.Battisti 2

Milan

Lombardy

Italy

20122

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Italy

Intellectual Property


Luigi Goglia
Band 4

Intellectual Property: Copyrights


Simona Lavagnini
Band 1