LEADERS LEAGUE 2020: LGV RANKED AS “LEADING” LAW FIRM FOR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND TECHNOLOGIES, INTERNET E TELECOMMUNICATIONS, AS WELL AS “EXCELLENT” IN TRADEMARKS AND PATENTS LITIGATION

13/07/2020

LGV confirms its position as a “leading” law firm in the field of copyright and Technologies, Internet & telecommunications category, and as a law firm of excellence in litigation in the field of trademarks and patents.

 

Leaders League – the French company that deals with rating professional firms in various national contexts – confirmed LGV’s ranking as “leading” Italian law firm in the field of copyright and Technologies, Internet & telecommunications, as well as a firm of excellence for litigation on trademarks and patents, with lawyers and co-founding partners Simona Lavagnini and Luigi Goglia and partners Margherita Stucchi and Tankred Thiem.
The ranking updated to 2020 considers the quality of the service offered by the Firm in relation to copyright and new technologies, as well as the activity carried out in Litigation in the field of trademarks and patents.

Leaders League highlighted the comments LGV received from its clients describing the Law Firm as “knowledgeable and impressive” and “a very well-run practice. The lawyers know so much about our business that I rarely have to brief them in detail”. According to the clients interviewed: “the lawyers are always available, very committed and able to handle complex matters”.
LGV would like to thank all the clients and the team that worked together to achieve this excellent result.

The link to the Leaders League’s Ranking 2020 is available below:
https://www.leadersleague.com/en/rankings


MS. SIMONA LAVAGNINI AMONG THE AUTHORS OF THE PUBLICATION OF THE ITALIAN GROUP OF AIPPI ON CRIMINAL COUNTERFEITING

21/02/2020

Drafted by a group of experts in industrial and intellectual property law, the contribution has been published the 21st February 2020 on the website “Sistema Penale”. Among the authors also Ms. Simona Lavagnini, co-founding partner of LGV Avvocati.

 

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) is known to promote debate on current issues related to the protection of intellectual and industrial property.
Ms. Simona Lavagnini, co-founding partner of LGV Avvocati and member of the executive committee of the Association (AIPPI Italian Group), is among the authors of the publication, realized thanks to the prestigious coordination of Prof. Avv. Francesco Mucciarelli. The contribution, published today on the website “Sistema Penale”, examines the application of the notion of counterfeiting in the field of industrial criminal law, with specific focus on case law. The publication also deals with the criminal notion of counterfeiting in relation to the protection of numerous industrial property rights: registered trademarks and other distinctive signs (typical and atypical), patents, designs and models.

The link to the publication is available below:
https://www.sistemapenale.it/it/documenti/annotazioni-diritto-penale-industriale-contraffazione-diritto-vivente.


MRS. SIMONA LAVAGNINI ELECTED IN AIPPI’S ITALIAN GROUP EXECUTIVE BOARD

12/02/2020

Mrs. Simona Lavagnini, co-founding partner of LGV, has been elected with the highest number of preferences in AIPPI’s Italian group Italy executive board for the period 2020-2023.

 

During AIPPI’s Italy meeting of last February 11th, 2020, Simona Lavagnini, co-founding partner of LGV, was elected on AIPPI’s Italian group executive board. She gained a total of 215 votes, arriving first in terms of preferences.
Founded in 1897, AIPPI is the world’s leading International organization in the field of intellectual property. Due to the contribution of its 9.000 members, representing more than 100 Countries, AIPPI has been always committed to the development and improvement of laws for the protection of intellectual property. In particular, AIPPI cooperates with both government and non-government organizations and carries out comparative studies on the most relevant legislative proposals in the field of IP.


OPENING OF THE JUDICIAL YEAR 2020: TANKRED THIEM, PARTNER OF LGV LAWYERS, WILL REPRESENT THE DAV – ASSOCIATION OF GERMAN LAWYERS AT THE “INTERNATIONAL ROUNDTABLE” ON THE TOPIC OF CROSS BORDER DIMENSION OF MEDIATION.

31/01/2020

Tankred Thiem, partner of LGV Avvocati, will represent the German lawyers’ association “Deutscher Anwaltverein”, at the traditional opening ceremony of the judicial year 2020, organized by the Milan Bar Association and the International Relations Commission. On that occasion, Mr. Thiem will participate in the “International Roundtable”, organized for an exchange of experiences and positions by representatives of foreign lawyers and international associations on the topic of mediation.

 

The opening ceremony of the judicial year in Milan will begin on January 30th and will end on February 2nd. This is an important occasion for the debate on the development of the administration of justice in our country, in which also representatives of foreign lawyers traditionally participate.
Again, this year the topic of the conference scheduled for the afternoon of January 31st “Transnational dimensions of mediation” concerns purely comparative aspects. Representatives of national academic and practical world will participate, and a comparison of developments in other countries, not only in Europe, will be addressed. In Germany, the DAV association, with its 67,000 member lawyers and several commissions dedicated to specific issues and subjects, is an important reality and often a point of reference also in legislative procedures.


COPYRIGHT AND INTERNET: MRS. SIMONA LAVAGNINI PARTICIPATES AS SPEAKER AT THE CONFERENCE ORGANIZED BY THE BAR ASSOCIATION OF MILAN TOGETHER WITH THE MILAN BAR FOUNDATION

10/12/2019

The Milan Bar Association and Foundation organize a conference to address a wide range of topics in the field of copyright and Internet. LGV Avvocati Law Firm will be represented by Mrs. Simona Lavagnini, co-founding partner and leading expert in copyright and new technology law.

 

The conference will open with a general overview of the responsibility of Internet Service Providers, with a specific focus on civil and criminal liability profiles. Two important legal references will be further addressed: the European Copyright Directive in the Digital Single Market and the AGCom Regulation on online copyright protection.
In addition, the experts will analyse the decisions of the Supreme Court on the liability of the caching provider and the hosting provider, as well as the decisions of the EU Court of Justice on the liability of the mere conduit.
In conclusion, the recent case of the stream ripping Yout site will be discussed: from the AGCom precautionary procedure to the appeal before the Administrative Tribunal.

The conference will be held on 10 December 2019, from 14.30 to 18.00 at sala Eligio Gualdoni, Tribunale di Milano.

Participants will receive 3 credits

For more information:

http://albosfera.sferabit.com/coamilano

www.ordineavvocatimilano.it