Italy: the exercise of the employer's statutory right of first refusal on the inventions of the employee

By Giannino, M.

The Italian Supreme Court held that an employer can exercise the right of first refusal that Article 64(3) of the Code of Intellectual Property confers on her with regard to employee inventions by way of a declaration, ruling out that the exercise of such right might be established only when …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice