Ing. Giorgio Checcacci
He provides consultancy in intellectual property since 1982. From 1982 to 1991 was active both in private practice and in industry. In 1991, he founded Porta, Checcacci & Botti, later renamed Porta, Checcacci & Associati (PCA), and left it in 2019 when founding Checcacci Partners s.r.l..
He advises clients in various aspects of Intellectual Property with a particular focus on patents and designs, including drafting, filing and prosecuting patent and design applications in Italy and worldwide. He also deals with patent and design searches. In addition, he provides validity, infringement and patentability opinions. He also developed a strong experience in patent and design litigations as Technical Expert both for the parties and for the Court.
University degree in mechanical engineering at Politecnico di Milano in 1982, specialization in electronic instrumentation.
Italian Patent and Trademark Agent, since 1986.
European Patent Attorney, since 1987.
European Trademark and Design Attorney, since 1996.
European Patent Litigation Certificate, 2009.
Electrotechnics, Physics, Mechanics, Optics, Design.
Other professional activities
Member of the Council of epi – European Patent Institute for Italy.
Chairman of the Professional Conduct Committee, since 2015.
Active for the EQE – European Qualifying Examination: member of an Examination Committee from 1991 to 2009, Chairman of the same and member of the Examination Board from 2000 to 2009.
Tutoring in IP both in Italy and abroad, for CEIPI and others.
Member of AIPPI, FICPI, union-ip.
Italian delegate at the international Executive Committee of union-ip.
Vice President of the Designs Commission of union-ip.
Italian (mother tongue), English.
Good knowledge of German, French and Spanish in patent matters.
Ing. Marco Tedeschi
He works in intellectual property since 1980, both in private practice and in industry.
In 1989 entered in the Intellectual Property office of Pirelli and in 1991 he took the responsibility of patenting of the Cables sector of Pirelli. In 1998, while maintaining the responsibility of patenting of Cables sector, he also took care of licensing activities for the Pirelli Group.
Since 2005 he became Director of Intellectual Property of Prysmian SpA, a role which he maintained up to 2018.
His activity was directed, among others, to patenting the most advanced technologies of optical telecommunication and of high and ultra-high voltage terrestrial and submarine cables; he successfully faced examinations, oppositions and litigations in Italy, European Patent Office, Germany and United States; he developed and implemented the policies for protection of Intellectual Property rights; he drafted and negotiated license, confidentiality and R&D agreements with major companies, universities and research centers in Italy, Europe and United States.
University degree (M. Sc) in chemical engineering at Politecnico di Milano in 1978.
Italian Patent and Trademark Agent, since 1983.
European Patent Attorney, since 2007.
Electrotechnics, Physics, Mechanics, Optics, Chemistry.
Italian (mother tongue), English.
Ing. Roberta Di Giacomo (of counsel)
She works in the field of Intellectual Property since 2002. She gained a long experience in the field of patent working in three prestigious Milan IP firms.
From 2015, she started collaborating with different Italian and Spanish IP firms, as a freelance.
She graduated in chemical engineering in 2001 at Bologna University, specializing in biotechnology.
Italian Patent Attorney, since 2005.
European Patent Attorney, since 2009.
European Design Attorney, since 2005.
Physics, Mechanics, Optics, Materials technology.
Italian (native speaker), English, Spanish.
Good knowledge of French in patent matters.
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Headquarter - Via Vincenzo Bellini 11, 20122 Milano
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Capital € 200.000 Entirely Deposited
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