BlogIP Competition and Innovation

What’s new in Italy on IP, Competition and Innovation
nr 4 – September 2021

Italian Ministry for Economic Development: updated Industrial Property Code published  On 25 August, the Decree of the Ministry of Economic Development amending the Industrial Property Code was published in the Italian Official Journal.  The main changes include the provisions concerning the new types of trademarks subject to registration and the possibility of their representation in electronic format.  Source: Italian…
1 October 2021
BlogIntellectual property

Intellectual property
nr 2 – May 2021

Weak mark protection and likelihood of confusion: the Italian Supreme Court’s ruling   With the decision no. 12566 of May 12, 2021, the Italian Supreme Court (in Italian, “Suprema Corte di Cassazione”) ruled on the protection of weak trademarks when examining the likelihood of confusion. …
28 May 2021