Track record: Legance’s IP team has extensive experience in copyright, entertainment law, trademark and design. Clients include software companies, audiovisual producers, fashion houses and high-tech firms. The practice reflects the high standards of quality delivered by the firm. The team has assisted well-known olympic athletes on image use as well as on a variety of trademark issues and agreements.
Team & differentiation: Paolo Marzano co-heads Legance’s IP department together with Monica Riva, a senior counsel and new recruit to the firm. Riva has solid expertise in litigation matters including cases with international and cross-border implications. In addition to her litigation expertise she advises on licensing agreements, technology transfer, dis- tribution and franchising, among other things.