Practice Areas

Design Rights

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IP specialist Trevisan & Cuonzo assists clients in the luxury goods industry
with undertaking anti-counterfeiting activities, trade mark and design litigation,
commercial contracts and selective distribution systems.

Legal 500, 2019

Prosecution

We work in collaboration with our trademark and design prosecution practice IP&B Consulting in providing registration and management services of design rights at national, EU and international levels.

 

Litigation

Our litigation team represents some of the most important players in design matters in the areas of automotive, consumer goods, furniture, industrial design and fashion.

We have obtained ground-breaking decisions that have shaped the legal landscape in the design sector.

Recent notable cases:

Acting for a world leading German car manufacturer in a multi jurisdiction litigation involving infringement of trademark and design registrations for car accessories


Representing a Swiss company, one of the leaders in the furniture design industry, in a complex case concerning infringement of registered designs


Representing an Italian company leader in the lighting industry in a number of cases for the protection of its design rights


Advising various European and US footwear designers in the enforcement of their design rights


Assisting an Italian exclusive jewellery designer in a case of slavish copy of designs

Design Rights - Trevisan & Cuonzo