Mr Paolo Marzano > Legance - Avvocati Associati > Rome, Italy > Lawyer Profile

Legance - Avvocati Associati
00187 ROMA

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Intellectual Property




Paolo Marzano co-heads the Intellectual Property department. Paolo is an expert of Intellectual Property, and in particular of copyright, information technology, protection of software and new technologies.He deals regularly with trademark, unfair competition and protection of industrial design topics and assists several clients in the fashion, entertainment and film industry.

Paolo assists his clients in judicial and extrajudicial issues, providing legal opinions, negotiating all intellectual property right agreements as well as representing his clients in domestic and multijurisdictional complex litigation.

Paolo has been for a decade and until 2019 the Chairman of the Italian Copyright Committee, he teaches Intellectual Property Law at the Università “LUISS – Guido Carli” in  Rome and is a member of the United States Copyright Society, as well as a member of the International Board of ALAI, INTA’s leadership and AIPPI.


Italian, English


Member of the Rome Bar. Chairman of the Italian Copyright Committee. Member of the US Copyright Society, and of the International Board of ALAI, INTA’s leadership and AIPPI.


In 1995 he graduated in Law at Università “LUISS – Guido Carli”, Rome, Italy. 
In 1997 he obtained the LL.M. at Columbia University Law School, New York, U.S.A.

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Legance – Avvocati Associati provides advice in connection to both intellectual and industrial property rights, especially during M&A transactions. Trademark filings and prosecutions, brand and design protection and  patent matters combine into a broad service portfolio, which also includes copyright licensing. The fashion and luxury industry, healthcare and pharmaceutical, software and the entertainment sector are key focuses for the team, which is led by Paolo Marzano. Monica Riva was promoted to partner in June 2021.