Patrizio De Ferri
Patrizio has solid experience in trademark clearance and pre-filing advice, filing, prosecution, and maintenance of trademarks, both before the Italian (UIBM) and the European Trademark Office (EUIPO). He has gained substantial experience in handling oppositions and cancellation actions before the UIBM and EUIPO, on behalf of Italian and foreign companies, and has successfully negotiated out-of-court settlement and coexistence agreements, providing practical solutions in Italy and abroad, with specific knowledge of Chinese and American’s Jurisdiction and local
practices and Law. Patrizio also manages trademarks in jurisdictions outside Europe, cooperating with law firms and local agents in numerous countries, using his knowledge of local law and practice to coordinate trademark rights worldwide.
Moreover, he is an expert in the field of domain name disputes resolution procedures, as well as in negotiating assignment, license, and confidentiality IP
agreements. Since 2014, Patrizio is a freelance columnist for the legal periodical SPRINT – Sistema Proprietà intellettuale, as well as for other well-known legal periodicals specialized in the IP field.