Professionals

Lavinia Savini

Partner

lsavini@fpblegal.com

Bio

  • Admitted to the Bar in 2002
  • Teaching and research assistant, University of Bologna, Department of Intellectual Property Law, 2010-2014
  • Scholarship in Cultural Heritage Management and Economics, Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa, 2002
  • Post-graduate degree, University of Paris I Phanteòn Sorbonne, 1999
  • Law degree cum laude, “Alma Mater Studiorum” – University of Bologna (IT), 1999

Pratice Area

  • Trademark, design and patent Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Cultural Heritage Law
  • Internet Law and Information Technology
  • IP litigation, arbitration and ADR

Publications

Author of many articles on intellectual property law published in specialized magazines and newspapers, among the others:

  • Aedon by Il Mulino
  • Art Economy 24 and Norme e tributi by Il SOLE 24 ore
  • Il diritto d’autore by Giuffrè
  • The Art Newspaper by Allemandi
  • Il maestro e il suo diritto – Artist’s resale right by Umberto Allemandi
  • Section Copy and Rights by Ottagono-Compositori (supervisor)
  • La legislazione per lo spettacolo e le attività musicali. Norme, contratti, diritti, obblighi e sanzioni, by G.Giappichelli
  • Manuale di sopravvivenza per musicisti by P.Persiani
  • “Le noveau cas Modigliani” by Institut Art & Droit, Parigi, 2014
  • Dictionnaire Comparè du Droit du Patrimoine Culturel by CNRS Editore
  • L’affaire de l’artiste urbaine Blu, Art Law Magazine, Ginevra
  • “Copyright Protection for Fashion Creations”, Fashion Law: trends and new challenges, UIA-LexisNexis Publications Collection, n. 10, 2020
  • “Il regime di tutela del layout di interni”, Design and Digital Innovation. An interdisciplinary dialogue for reshaping legal protections, Comparative Art Law, 3, Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, 2021
  • “La tutela di diritto d’autore per le creazioni di moda”, Il diritto d’autore, SIAE, 2021, n. 1-2

Memberships

  • Bologna Bar Association
  • Member of AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
  • Member of Institut Art & Droit, Paris
  • Member of Fondation pour le droit de l’art, Geneva
  • Member of ACE (Association Avocats Conseils d’Entreprises), Paris
  • Member of International Commission of Bologna Bar Association
  • Arbitrator and member of the Scientific Committee at the Venice Arbitration Chamber
  • Representative of UIA for the region of Emilia Romagna (Italy)
  • Representative of UIA at World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva

Conferences and Teaching

Speaker at national and international conferences concerning IP Law

  • Le droit de suite France-Italie”, Paris Bar Association,2013
  • La transmission successorale du droit d’auteur. L’exemple Italien”, Institut Art & Droit, Université Panthèon – Assas Paris, 2014
  • L’arte in tutti gli Stati”, ACE Paris International Meeting, Department of Law, Bologna, 2015
  • Francia Italia” issues concerning IP Law, Bologna Bar Association,2016
  • Introduzione al diritto d’autore, il valore della cultura”, Bologna Bar Association, 2017
  • Arte e Diritto”, The Venice Chamber of Arbitration, 2018
  • “Les nouveautas en matiere de circulation des biens culturels”, Paris Bar Association, 2021
  • “Forgeries and fakes in the world of art and fashion”, UIA Madrid Congress, 2021
  • “Blockchain e NFT: nuovi possibili risvolti in ambito giuridico”, Webinair de Il Sole 24 Ore, 1.2.23
  • Arte: la sfida del digitale”, Webinair di Conversazioni e riflessioni 11.6.23
  • La protection des droits d’auteur pour les créations de mode en Italie”, Congresso Mondiale UIA, 28.10.23
  • L’arbitrato dell’Arte”, Camera Arbitrale di Venezia, 13.11.23

Lecturer for public and private institutions, among the others:

  • NABA – Milano
  • Fine Arts Academy of Bologna
  • Master “Il mestiere delle Arti”, Bologna
  • IED – Istituto Europeo di Design

 

Participant in projects of international institutions and organization dealing with IP issues:

  • CNRS in Paris
  • Resale Right Dialogue group at European Commission in Brussels
  • World Intellectual Property Organization [WIPO] in Geneva