Lorenzo LITTA

Partner

Experience

Lorenzo’s intellectual property practice began in 2005 and has mainly focused on contracts, disputes in and out of court, advice on trademark filing, domain names and customs surveillance.

He is an expert on the management of anticounterfeiting activities world wide.

Lorenzo has acquired a wealth of experience in opposition proceedings as well as counseling on image rights and sponsorship in the sports business.

Conferences and publications

He lectures often for universities and international associations on various aspects of intellectual property and contribues regularly to major specialised international journals.

Main areas of practice

Anticounterfeiting, customs surveillance.
Counsel on trademarks and denominations of origin.
Dispute resolution in and out of court.

Memberships

Member of the Ordine dei Consulenti in Proprietà Industriale (Italian Industrial Property Consultants Institute), of the Rome Bar, Colegio de Abogados de Madrid,  INTA (Member of the Europe Global Advisory Council 2016-2017, Chair of the Unreal Campaign EU Subcommittee), of ECTA and ASIPI (President of the IP & Sport Law Committee and Member of the Board of Directors).

Recognitions

World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2016-2017.
INTA – 2016 Volunteer Service Award.

Qualifications

Attorney-at-law, member of the Rome Bar and of the Colegio de Abogados de Madrid.
Italian and European Trademark Attorney, Community Design Attorney.
Admitted Attorney, English Football Association (FA).
Member of the Administrative Panel of the Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre.

Education

Five-year degree in Law, Third University of Rome.
Degree in Law, University of Madrid “Francisco de Vitoria”.
Masters in Intellectual property and international contract law, Italian Trade Agency and Higher School of Economics and Finance of the Italian Ministry of the Economy and Finance.
Masters in International Industrial Property, Max Planck, Maastricht University, IEEM Macau.