Popular choice for IP and patent litigation in the life sciences space.
The practice group offers assistance on contentious issues,
infringement actions and patent rights.
Its lawyers also handle regulatory matters and are experienced
in representing clients before national regulatory bodies.
Specialised in assisting clients from the
pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors.
Our life science team has unparalleled experience in complex pharma cases. In the last 15 years we have represented many of the world players in the field in extremely challenging cases with an international dimension. Our team work regularly with other top tier firms in the relevant jurisdictions and is today considered the “must go to win” address in Italy. Beside the classic disputes based on molecule patents, our firm is now involved in cutting edge litigation on second medical use claims and biotechnological inventions. We cooperate with the best patent attorneys and technical experts in Italy and other jurisdictions to ensure that litigation is conducted by the strongest possible team.
On the transactional side, we advise our clients from joint venture research and development collaboration agreements, clinical trial and clinical research agreements to high profile partnering deals, from capital formation guidance for start-ups and spin-off companies to out and in licensing agreements for technology transfer, distribution, manufacture and supply agreements.