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Winner of Best Practice Agritech Award

LegalCommunity IP & TMT Awards, 2020

Winner of Special Innovation Award
for Plant Variety Rights

LegalCommunity IP & TMT Awards, 2015

Trevisan & Cuonzo, with its own dedicated team, has built a winning combination of advice and expertise for the Agribusiness sector.

Agriculture, which has always been a vital economic industry, increasingly requires innovation to assume a primary role for sustainable development and to add value to national production.

Our Firm assists national and international clients by offering strategic and commercial advice in relation to the various innovative fields that are involved in Agribusiness, varying from varietal breeding to precision farming and blockchain for agriculture.

Trevisan & Cuonzo’s Agribusiness team is praised for its pioneering role in this specific sector.

Recent notable cases:

Representing an Israeli company in a contentious matter related to the supply of a patented precision irrigation system

Representing a French company, which manages the rights of new plant varieties for approximately 300 breeders covering fruits, vegetables and cereals, in the enforcement of its rights against infringers operating in different Italian areas

Assisting many varietal breeding companies in the protection and commercial exploitation of new varieties of table grapes and strawberries

Securing legal protection through the Italian courts for use as a trademark of the name of one of the most important strawberry varieties

Advising leading companies specialised in supplying vegetable seeds for commercial cultivation on administrative procedures for local registration

Assisting a Dutch firm in asserting its legal rights relating to new plant varieties within the Italian jurisdiction

Agribusiness - Trevisan & Cuonzo