Industrial and Intellectual Property

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01 Aug: Pavia e Ansaldo and PWC Tls in the acquisition of Guarto Guarnizioni by Armacell

PAVIA E ANSALDO AND PWC TLS IN THE ACQUISITION OF GUARTO GUARNIZIONI BY ARMACELL Milan, 1° August 2018 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo acted as legal counsel to Armacell on the acquisition of Guarto S.r.l. of Turin with a team led by partner Sven von Mensenkampff and consisting of Luca Montolivo and Elena Biancotto (corporate, M&A), by partner Valentina Simonelli (employment), Massimiliano Patrini (IP) and by partner Mario Di Giulio with Chiara Scarpelli (compliance). The selling majority shareholder of Guarto was assisted by PWC TLS with a team led by partner Fabio Alberto Regoli with Greta Guazzotti while the selling minority shareholder was counselled by Luigi Nuzzo, partner with law firm…

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19 Jul: All the law firms involved in the Isoclima transaction

All the law firms involved in the Isoclima transaction Milan, 19 July 2017 – Law firms Pavia e Ansaldo, Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners, White & Case and Legalitax have acted in the context of the investment of Stirling Square Capital Partners Fund in Isoclima as part of a management  buyout with the co-founder of Isoclima Alberto Bertolini and Bill O’ Gara, an experienced manager in the civil and military defense sector industry. The transaction falls within a strategic and financial partnership between Stirling Square, Alberto Bertolini and Bill O’ Gara. In this context, Stirling Square will play a crucial role…

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06 Apr: Pavia e Ansaldo protects Lectra’s software before the Venice courts

Pavia e Ansaldo protects Lectra’s software before the Venice courts Milan, 4 April 2017 – Pavia e Ansaldo with Senior Partner Gian Paolo Di Santo, head of the Industrial and Intellectual Property Department and senior associate Gabriele Girardello represented the French Group Lectra, a world leader in integrated cutting technology solutions for firms that use fabrics and composite materials, particularly in the luxury sector, in a legal proceeding against a series of companies of the textile sector in the Rovigo province which were using the Group’s software without authorization. The case started in 2014 with a very detailed description procedure without…

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06 Sep: Intervew with Gian Paolo Di Santo – Annual Review: Intellectual litigation 2016

INTERVIEW WITH GIAN PAOLO DI SANTO – ANNUAL REVIEW: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LITIGATION 2016 Gian Paolo Di Santo has been interviewed by the Financier Worldwide with reference to IP litigation matters. Please feel free to contact us if you are interested to receive the full article. http://www.financierworldwide.com/annual-review-intellectual-property-litigation-2016

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30 Oct: Pavia e Ansaldo in the sale of Segrall to Alibaby

Pavia e Ansaldo in the sale of Segrall to Alibaby Milan, 30 October 2015 – Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed of Rocco Ferrari, Paola Carlotti and Francesca Bottani advised the shareholders of Segrall Srl on the sale of the majority of the company’s registered capital to the Chinese Group Alibaby and the related shareholders agreements. In the context of the transaction, Pavia e Ansaldo, with Guido Sagliaschi and Massimiliano Patrini, assisted Segrall also in connection with distribution agreements, trademark protection and internet rights and, with Valentina Simonelli, assisted the shareholders in finalizing management contracts. Segrall operates in the area…

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14 Jul: Pavia e Ansaldo renews the offices of managing partner and senior partner and adopts new governance

Pavia e Ansaldo renews the offices of managing partner and senior partner and adopts new governance Milan, 14 July 2015 – The Partners’ Meeting of Pavia e Ansaldo, held to renew management positions, appointed Stefano Bianchi to the office of Managing Partner and confirmed Gian Paolo Di Santo in the office of Senior Partner. The meeting also approved a new governance model aimed at a greater participation and full utilization of its resources. Stefano Bianchi has been in Pavia e Ansaldo for 25 years and is a partner since 2000. He represents industrial groups, Italian and foreign investment funds and has…

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03 Jun: Sandoz represented by Pavia e Ansaldo obtains nullity of Astrazeneca’s patent for antipsychotic Quetiapine SR QUETIAPINE SR

Sandoz represented by Pavia e Ansaldo obtains nullity of Astrazeneca’s patent for antipsychotic Quetiapine SR QUETIAPINE SR Milan, 3 June 2015 – Pavia e Ansaldo represented Sandoz, the generic pharmaceuticals division of Novartis and one of the global leaders in the field, in the proceedings concerning AstraZeneca’s patent for the sustained release version of quetiapine, a blockbuster antipsychotic medicine whose worldwide market exceeds the value of 1 Billion Euro. The Court of Turin by its decision dated June 1, 2015, declared that the Italian portion of AstraZeneca’s European Patent EP0907364 is null and void. A Panel of Judges, sustaining Sandoz’s legal…