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Marco specializes in Intellectual Property representing small-medium to large multinational local and international clients. He assists his clients in protecting their IP rights over a wide range of IP issues including patents, designs and trademarks and in litigation involving unfair competition issues.
He also has significant experience in transactional IP work, frequently negotiating and drafting IP related contracts, such as licensing, distribution and franchising agreements.
At the same time he has acquired a significant experience in protecting and enforcing IP rights in China, having worked on a regular basis in the Beijing office of a prominent Chinese law firm.
According to a source quoted by "Legal 500", Marco has "exquisite legal expertise and practical skills that make things move forward".
Year Joined Firm: 1996
Education/Alumni: Marco graduated from the University of Milan in 1983 and was admitted to the (Milan) Bar in 1991 and to the Supreme Court, Italy, in 2003. He was an assistant lecturer in Intellectual Property Law at the State University of Milan from 1984 to 2004 and has been lecturing in Public Law from 2001 to 2013 for the Law Department of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the State University of Milan. He has also given lectures on IP in some of the most highly regarded universities in Beijing.
Network Memberships: INTA, INDICAM (Member of the Board of Directors), International League of Competition Law (Past President), Union des Avocats Européens