I have has over 20 years of experience in international and Italian corporate and IP matters. Practice areas include Intellectual Property, Digital & New Media and Fashion and Luxury. I serve as a director of several Italian and foreign startups in the field of technology and fashion . I work in Italian, English, French, Spanish and has basic knowledge of German. Born in Mountain View, in the heart of the Silicon Valley, I obtained his J.D. from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan in 1997 and attended Columbia University in New York in the summer of 1995 for a comparative law course. In 1996, I attended Université de Paris X – Nanterre, as a E.U. scholar. In 1997 I worked for the French firm Gide Loyrette Nouel in Paris as a visiting foreign lawyer. In 1999 I obtained an LL.M. in High Technology law from Santa Clara University School of Law in California. Before opening the firm, I was a partner at the French law firm Castaldi Mourre & Partners in Milan. I am member of the Milan Bar.
Gianpaolo has experience in the following areas:
Blockchain, Copyright, Data protection and cybersecurity, Intellectual property (general), Intellectual property and technology, Licensing and royalty arrangements, Patents, Technology, Trademarks and service marks
Gianpaolo has previously helped clients in the following industries: