THE FIRM

EXPERIENCE

The Firm draws on the professional and university expertise of its partners and associates, gained over more than a decade of activity in national and international contexts, in Court and out of Court. Its professionals provide specialized legal assistance in industrial and intellectual property matters.

TEAM WORK

Our professionals work as a team, sharing values and goals. The specific skills acquired by each professional are shared in the management of the cases entrusted to the Firm and made available to the Client.

STRATEGY

The Firm combines dynamism, efficiency and innovation with the size of a legal boutique, characterized by a direct and personal relationship with Clients. The strategy for the best protection of rights and the enhancement of our Clients’ innovation heritage are at the core of our business.

PEOPLE

ELISA VITTONE

ELISA VITTONE

Founding Partner
She graduated in Law cum laude at the University of Turin and she was admitted to the (Turin) Bar in 2007. She has acquired considerable experience in trademark, design, patent, copyright, art, film, IT, media and civil law. She takes part in AGCOM round technical tables on audiovisual matters and in parliamentary consultations to reform film, media and entertainment regulations. She writes the column Ius Art exibart.onpaper on a regular basis. She worked as Assistant Director in the LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Intellectual Property organized by the Turin University and WIPO. She lectures at the Holden School and at the University of Roma Tre. She speaks Italian and English.
ODRA PAPALEO

ODRA PAPALEO

Founding Partner
She graduated in Law with top marks at the University of Turin and she was admitted to the (Turin) Bar in 2009. She is an Italian Trademark Agent and a Professional Representative before the EUIPO. She has acquired considerable experience in trademark, GIs, design, domain name, patent, copyright and civil law. She assists Clients in designing strategies for the acquisition and protection of IP rights, in filing and prosecution of Italian, European and International trademarks and designs and in analyzing and managing trademarks and design portfolios. She is a speaker at several conferences on intellectual property matters. She speaks Italian, French and English.
Sasha Dalia Manzo

Sasha Dalia Manzo

Founding Partner
She graduated in Law cum laude and with honors at the University of Turin and she was admitted to the (Turin) Bar in 2006. Member of Optime Turin Club. She has acquired considerable experience in trademark, design, patent, trade secrets, copyright, art, film, advertising, competition and civil law.

She conducts due diligence of IP assets. She assists Clients in extrajudicial and judicial matters in the area of civil law and in the drafting process of business contracts. She is a speaker at several conferences on copyright matters. She speaks Italian, Spanish and English.

Veronica Villa

Veronica Villa

Associate
She graduated in Law with top marks at the University of Turin and she was admitted to the (Turin) Bar in 2014. She received the Toga of Merit in memory of the lawyer Catalano. She is an Italian Trademark Agent and a Professional Representative before the EUIPO. She has acquired experience in intellectual property, civil and competition law. She assists Clients in designing strategies for the acquisition, filing, and prosecution of Italian, European and  international trademarks and designs. She attained the Operating Master in Intellectual Property and Anticounterfeiting and the Master specialization in 231 Model, Corporate Governance and Liability. She speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

LEGAL PRACTICE AREAS

Trademark, Design, Patent, Domain Name Law

Copyright Law, Film and Art Law

Advertising and Media Law

Competition Law

Prize competitions Regulation

Information Technology and Internet Law

Civil Law

IP RIGHTS CONSULTING AND FILINGS

Similarity Searches and Watch Services

Management of Trademark and Design Portfolios

Filing and Prosecution of Trademarks and Designs

IP Contracts

Registration of Domain Names and Alternative Dispute Resolution Procedures

Assistance and consulting for participation in Tender procedures and Fundings