We have a collaborative team that is designed with range of expertise and experience in the IP matters. Our committed, enthusiastic and international professionals are united by a strong set of values, focused on client needs.

Nicola Averono

Chief Operating Officer (Founding  Partner)

FIELDs OF ACTIVITY

Workload planning.

Partnership & Business Alliance.

Finance.

 

EDUCATION and QUALIFICATIONs

MBA - Master Degree of Business Administration.

Bachelor of Science in Economics.

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Nicola has ten years’ experience in organization and business development field, with a good knowledge of Engineering, Oil & Gas, Healthcare and Life Science sectors.

Nicola, with a clear vision of company needs, process and organization, is focused in growing and developing a satisfied client portfolio with care on a understandable cost effective approach to patent management.

 

LANGUAGEs

Italian (mother tongue), English.

 

Contact

nicola.averono@adv-ip.it

 

Livia Villa

Patents (Socio fondatore)

FIELDs OF ACTIVITY

inorganic and organic chemistry, materials science, pharmaceuticals for use in both human and veterinary applications, cosmetics, agri-food, agri-chemistry, nutraceuticals, nanotechnology, biochemistry.

 

EDUCATION and QUALIFICATIONs

Degree in Chemistry.

Italian Patent Attorney.

European Patent Attorney.

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Livia has been working in the field of Intellectual Property since 2000.She has longstanding experience in advising clients in various aspects of Intellectual Property Law with a particular expertise in drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications in Italy and worldwide.

She also deals with patent searches. She provides patent validity, freedom-to-operate and non-infringement opinions, and assists clients in oppositions and appeals before the EPO.

She is Party Technical Expert and Judge Technical Expert in IP lawsuits before Italian Courts.

 

LANGUAGEs

Italian (mother tongue), English, with a working knowledge of French.

 

Contact

livia.villa@adv-ip.it

 

Alessio Canova

Trademarks, Domains, Designs & Copyrights (Socio)

FIELDs OF ACTIVITY

Trademark protection in any industry sector, with particular reference to the fields of fashion, design, luxury, food and wine.

Protection of copyright (texts, images, photographs, audiovisual) and domain names on the Internet.

Repression of counterfeiting, online and before the Customs Authorities.

 

EDUCATION and QUALIFICATIONs

Bachelor's degree in law.

talian Industrial Property Attorney (trademarks and designs).

European Trademark and Design Attorney.

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Alessio has been working in the field of Industrial and Intellectual Property since 2001.

In recent years he has built a solid experience in the various aspects of the law of Intellectual Property, with particular reference to the filing, prosecution and legal protection of trademarks in Italy and in the world.

He was also one of the pioneers in our country in the field of monitoring and protection of the trademark on the Internet ("hidden" use of trademarks, abusive registration of domain names, tracking the presence of trademarks on auction sites, Chinese markeplaces, social networks). For over ten years he has been appointed as “panelist” for the decisions of disputes regarding domain names in Italy (.IT).

Alessio is Party Technical Expert and Judge Technical Expert in IP lawsuits before Italian Courts, both on legal issues pertaining not only to the trademarks, but also on technical and computer issues related to copyright infringement, software, databases and the know-how (secret information).

 

LANGUAGEs

Italian (mother tongue), English.

 

Contact

alessio.canova@adv-ip.it

 

Adelio Vanosi

Patents, Trademarks & Designs (Socio fondatore)

FIELDs OF ACTIVITY

General mechanics, industrial installations, refrigeration, automotive, packaging, dynamics of fluids, cosmetics

 

EDUCATION and QUALIFICATIONs

Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Italian Intellectual Property Attorney (patents, designs and trademarks).

European Patent Attorney.

Community Design and Trademark Attorney

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Adelio has been working in the field of Intellectual Property since 2003.

He has longstanding experience in advising clients in various aspects of Intellectual Property Law with a particular expertise in drafting, filing and prosecuting patent and design applications in Italy and worldwide. He also deals with patent and design searches. He provides patent validity, freedom-to-operate and non-infringement opinions, and assists clients in oppositions and appeals before the EPO.

He is Party Technical Expert and Judge Technical Expert in IP lawsuits before Italian Courts.

 

LANGUAGEs

Italian (mother tongue), English, with a working knowledge of French.

 

Contact

adelio.vanosi@adv-ip.it

 

Irene Manfredi

Patents

FIELDs OF ACTIVITY

Biotechnology, Biomedicine, Pharmaceutical products, Cosmetics, Agri-food, Agri-chemistry, Nutraceuticals, Diagnostics, Medical and surgical devices, Nanotechnologies, Materials science, Organic and inorganic chemistry

 

EDUCATION and QUALIFICATIONs

Degree in Biological Sciences.

PhD in Medical Pharmacology, Chemotherapy and Toxicology.

Italian Intellectual Property Attorney (patents, designs).

European Patent Attorney

Community Design Attorney

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Irene has been working in the field of Intellectual Property since 2012.

She has longstanding experience in advising clients in various aspects of Intellectual Property Law with a particular expertise in drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications in Italy and worldwide.

Her expertise is enriched by almost ten years of previous activity as a researcher at major academic institutions, both in Italy and abroad, as well as by her experience as in-house manager of the patent portfolio and assistant to the technology transfer office of well-known research institutions.

Irene has experience in documentary searches, she provides patent validity, freedom-to-operate and non-infringement opinions, and assists clients in oppositions and appeals before the EPO.

 

LANGUAGEs

Italian (mother tongue), English.

 

Contact

irene.manfredi@adv-ip.it

 

 

 

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