PDOs and PGIs
Advertising & marketing
New plant varieties
Commentary of new Article 30 of Legislative Decree no. 30/2005 in “Codice della proprietà industriale: la riforma 2010″, curated by Professor Galli, IPSOA, 2010, also published in 2010 in “La riforma del Codice della Proprietà Industriale” in Le nuove leggi civili commentate, no. 4/11 and in “Codice della proprietà industriale: la riforma 2010″, monography of Il Corriere Giuridico, 2010; “Codice Commentato della Proprietà Industriale e Intellettuale”, curated by Professor Galli and Professor Gambino, commentary of Articles 29 and 30 of Legislative Decree No. 30/2005 and CE Regulation no. 510/2006; commentary of Articles 2587 and 2598 (section on PDOs) of the Italian Civil Code in “Codice Civile Commentato”, III ed., curated by Professor Alpa and Professor Mariconda, IPSOA, 2013; “Stampanti 3D e proprietà intellettuale: opportunità e problemi” (with Cesare Galli, in Rivista di Diritto Industriale no. 3, 2015, pp. 115); “L’ambito di tutela nazionale delle denominazioni di origine e delle indicazioni geografiche non registrate a livello comunitario” (commentary of the Italian Court of Cassation judgement no. 2828/2015).
Alberto Contini’s professional experience pertains to the protection of Intellectual Property. His expertise includes, in particular, advisory and dispute work relating to both judicial and non-judicial matters in the Food and TMT sectors from a national and international perspective as well. He has been a keynote and featured speaker at several national conferences dealing with Intellectual Property matters.
Alberto joined the IP LAW GALLI firm in 2007.
Law Degree at the University of Parma, with a dissertation in Intellectual Property Law entitled “PGIs and trademarks in the wine sector” (2005);
PhD at the University of Parma, with a dissertation in Commercial Law: Intellectual Property and Competition Law entitled “PDO and PGI protection and enhancement in the Italian Industrial Property Code” (2011).
Traineeship at the Franzosi Dal Negro Setti firm (October 2005 – April 2007);
Summer Intership at Clifford Chance LLP – London Office (August 2013 – September 2013);
Collaboration at the Mina Lanfranconi & Associati firm (April 2015 – March 2016).
Admission to Court of Milan bar (2010)
Italian and English
AIPPI – International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Propert