2015 March

Kartell wins counterfeit suit against Chinese imitator

When Claudio Luti, the mind behind high-end plastic furniture maker Kartell, decided to tackle the Chinese market by opening its first store at Sanlitun’s Tai Koo-li two years ago, he was aware he would have to suit Chinese taste — but most importantly, to deal with the shameless imitators of the polycarbonate products the company is known across the globe for…


IP REPORT_March 2015

Courts reaffirm construction of design protection rules that is fully in line with EU law

On February 2 2015 the Specialised IP Division of the Court of Milan issued a very important decision concerning the infringement of the copyright held by Flou in the shape of its well-known ‘Nathalie’ bed, designed by Vico Magistretti. The court ordered a number of important Italian furniture manufacturers to pay Flou compensation for damages and disgorge the profits accrued through the production and marketing of ‘Nathalie’ copycats.

Similarly, two recent rulings of the Specialised IP Division of the Court of Brescia […]


Il Convegno si propone di approfondire le tematiche della valutazione e della valorizzazione del portafoglio IP nell’ambito di trattative e ai fini fiscali.

Organized by: AICIPI

Milano, 13 marzo 2015
Auditorium San Paolo
Milano, Via Giotto n. 36

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