Assistance in Italian trademark opposition proceedings is one the services in the practice area Trademarks Registration. When the owner of an Italian trademark is challenged by the Trademark Office or opposed to registration by prior trademark owners, we assist him/her in defending his/her trademark. We also assist those who wish to oppose the registration of another’s Italian trademark that is the same as or confusingly similar to their own.
The service of assistance in Italian trademark opposition proceedings is requested by:
In order to file an opposition, you must be the owner of a valid trademark in the Italian territory or in the territory of the European Union.
It is important to act quickly and within the time limits prescribed by the UIBM (Italian Patent and Trademark Office).
Our EU trademark opposition service includes:
The pleadings and replies in the opposition proceedings are necessary to thoroughly argue the existence or absence of likelihood of confusion and most importantly the proofs regarding the use of the mark and its novelty.
The Firm’s lawyers also provide assistance to Clients in any negotiations aimed at reaching a coexistence agreement (establishing, for instance, a limitation of the products’ list).
The Canella Camaiora Law Firm is highly qualified in the management and protection of industrial and intellectual property rights. Moreover, the Firm is also highly qualified in specialised litigation in the area of industrial law.
Our extensive experience allows us to assist our clients in an accurate and prudent manner – also with regard to the financial aspects and the actual opportunity of each proceeding.