Representing the International Trademark Association (INTA) as expert in the working groups set up by the OHIM for supporting the activities of the EU Observatory on infringements of IPRs.
Italian member of the Intellectual Property Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Chair of the Task Force on IP Infringement on the Internet.
Cooperating as an expert with the European Commission, in particular with DG Enterprise & Industry (PATINNOVA), DG Enlargement (TAIEX), DG Research & Innovation (and DG Market.
Expert representing the EU China IPR SME Helpdesk and the EU Asean IPR SME Helpdesk in European Union
Frequent speaker and lecturer in Intellectual Property matters (i.e. at University of Rome La Sapienza University, Universitas Mercatorum, University of Bari, University of Bologna, Politecnico of Milan).
Author of several publications and articles on Intellectual Property and IPR Enforcement. Among others, he was also editor and main author of the publication “The intangible wealth – Intellectual Property as an acceleration factor in the audiovisual market” published in 2011 by RAIZONE – ERI. Co-Author of UTET Commentary on Italian and European IP Law.
Member of INTA (Chair of the EU Observatory Joint Task Force in the Anti-Counterfeiting Committee), ECTA (member of the Geographical Indications Committee and the Publication Committee), AIPPI, ALAI, INSME, ORIGIN, IAEL, ICC.
Fluent in Italian and English. Good knowledge of Spanish and French.