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Matteo has been in particular practicing for more than fifteen years in the area of Intellectual Property, EU Competition and Information Technology, assisting national and foreign clients in the protection and enforcement of their intangible assets, during pre-judicial phases and civil and administrative proceedings before domestic IP Courts, the Italian Patent and Trademark Office (UIBM), the European Patent Office (EPO) and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).
Together with other partners of the Firm, he has represented over the years a Swiss leader watch-company and its Italian affiliate in a huge number of online and offline counterfeit and passing-off cases and has acquired a considerable knowledge of the luxury and fashion sectors, with an outstanding specific expertise in brand, design and copyright protection and in the resolution of problems regarding the selective distribution systems and the consumers’ relationships.
Matteo also advises important clients in the management and enforcement of their IP portfolio, during the negotiations, up to the finalization of commercial transactions, including trademark, design and patent licensing, know-how and technology transfer, adv and sponsoring contracts.
He is regularly mentioned on Legal500, TopLegal and Legalcommunity in the Intellectual Property practice.
Matteo is currently a permanent member of legal working groups “design” and “internet” of INDICAM and “patents” of AIPPI, and member as of 2018 of INDICAM Executive Board.
He also attends the INTA annual meeting and he is member of the “Enforcement” Committee of INTA for the years 2020-2021.
Matteo is author of articles and commentaries on the Intellectual Property law and Competition, and actively collaborates to the IP Service of Surveillance of Milan Fair.
In 2018 he has been guest lecturer at the Master in Fashion, Experience & Design Management (MAFED) di SDA – Bocconi School of Management.
Areas of expertise
Admitted to the Italian Bar
Trento, Degree in Law, University of Trento
Milan, Master in Intellectual Property Management, MIP International Business School Politecnico of Milan
Italian, English, French