MS. SIMONA LAVAGNINI IS AMONG THE AUTHORS OF THE VI EDITION OF THE “COMMENT ON THE LAW OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND COMPETITION” EDITED BY WOLTER KLUWER-CEDAM
The sixth Edition of the “Comment on the law of Intellectual Property and Competition”, which for years has represented the go-to manual for practitioners, is currently being published.
As in previous editions, the name partner Ms. Simona Lavagnini has contributed to the Comment by providing an analysis of certain copyright rules, particularly art. 16-bis concerning communication to the public via satellite and cable re-transmission, arts. 100, 101 and 102 on protection of ownership, indexes, exterior appearance of a work, articles and news, as well as arts. 102-quater and 102-quinquies regarding technological protection measures and information on the rights regime.
Additionally, Ms. Lavagnini has provided significant contribution to the comment on the law regulating databases, a subject in which she is extensively experienced, and in this connection has also covered the introduction to and analysis of arts. 64-quinquies and 64-sexies concerning protection of databases that may be qualified as creative works, as well as arts. 102-bis and 102-ter which provide for the rights of the creator of a database protected by the sui generis right.