Luigi Fontanesi represents clients on judicial and non-judicial matters in the fields of industrial law, intellectual property, trademarks, advertising, unfair competition, information technology, privacy, and media, as well as commercial issues related to company reorganization and insolvency law.
Luigi has deep experience in drafting, negotiating, and setting up domestic and international franchising; master franchising, merchandising, distribution, research; and licensing contracts concerning trademarks, patents, software, register design, industrial design, and know-how.
He has assisted clients in several high-profile litigations related to industrial law and intellectual property, as well as data and software protection. Luigi has also dealt with a variety of complex joint venture operations as well as national and international commercial transactions.
Luigi’s clients include companies active in the fields of large-scale distribution and fashion, well-renowned pharmaceutical companies, high-profile operators of the agricultural-industrial sector, software creators, and many other high-tech companies.
Over the past few years, he has been particularly involved with a number of major fashion and luxury companies in the study and implementation of more sustainable and ethical business models, brand management policies aimed at achieving a circular economy, and communication strategies that do not lapse into greenwashing.
- IP Judicial and Extrajudicial Assistance
- Franchise, Agency and Distribution Agreements
- Research and Technology Development Agreements
- Copyright Law
- Life Science
- Unfair Competition
- IP Litigation
- IP Merger & Acquisition