Mr Gualtiero Dragotti > DLA Piper > Milan, Italy > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper
20123 MILAN

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Italy > Intellectual property

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Gualtiero DragottiDLA Piper

DLA Piper has recognised standing in the IP market. Led by Gualtiero Dragotti, it assists clients with the management of Italian and cross-border patent litigation, and is particularly active in the fashion and sports equipment industries. Another area of strength is life sciences work, which is covered by Roberto Valenti; he often represents medical device manufacturers in patent litigation. Elsewhere, the team is also recognised for its involvement in copyright matters and proceedings. Associate Laura Gastaldi stands out for her expertise in advertising and IP due diligence.

Italy > Industry focus: TMT

DLA Piper assists major TMT sector clients with high-profile matters relating to GDPR and privacy protection, as well as digital transformation, 5G and ultrabroadband, outsourcing projects, data breaches and, notably, e-sports. The team, headed by IP lawyer Gualtiero Dragotti, includes telecoms expert Alessandro Boso Caretta and the highly regarded Giulio Coraggio. The firm’s clients benefit from technology tools such as Notify, a data breach assessment tool, and Transfer, an assessment methodology for transfers of personal data outside the EEA.