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Contracts and licenses for authors, performers and content producers; rights clearance and acquisitions; choice of the best collecting societies (e.g. PRS, IMRO, SGAE, SIAE, KODA, PPL); online copyright enforcement (Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, etc); litigation strategy in Italy and before EU courts

Trademarks and patents

Registration and procedures in Europe (EUIPO and EPO) and Italy; acquisition and enforcement of rights in domain names

Information technology

Privacy policy for all sorts of web-based services; open source licences; standardization of contracts for e-commerce

EU affairs and public policy

Position papers, contribution to public consultations; relations with policy- and law makers at EU and national level (European Commission, Parliament, Italian government, etc)


Legal analysis of business plans; access to public and private funds; choice of the most favorable jurisdiction

Courses, conferences, seminars

Training for officers of public institutions and managers of private entities in the domains of EU law, intellectual property, information technology law, media policy, antitrust and data protection law; seminars and lectures at universities, research centres and think tanks


Immagine caricata


‘Copyright in the EU Digital Single Market’,
Centre for European Policy Studies, Brussels (2013)
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‘EU Digital Copyright Law and the End-User’,
Springer, Berlin (2008)
Available here

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‘Will Europe make copyright borderless and Internet-friendly?’
(forthcoming in the Irish Business Law Review, 2016)

‘Il monopolio SIAE e la direttiva Barnier: come stanno davvero le cose?’
(forthcoming in law journal ‘Il diritto industriale’, Kluwer Law, October 2016)

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‘Condivisione delle opere creative e collaborazione tra biblioteche. Quando, e in che misura, il fine didattico o scientifico prevale sulla proprietà intellettuale?’
IX Convegno nazionale sul document delivery e la cooperazione interbibliotecaria, Sapienza Universita’ di Roma, 19 May 2016

‘Copyright and disability’, guest lecture, International and European Disability Law (module taught by Dr. Delia Ferri)
School of Law, National University of Ireland Maynooth, 31 March 2016

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‘Modernising Copyright in the EU Digital Single Market’,
Trinity College Dublin – 12 February 2016
Available here

‘Diritti d’autore su internet’, – 22 April 2014
Available here

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