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Paolo Galli

Counsel
Studio Professionale Associato a Baker & McKenzie

Biography

Paolo Galli joined Baker McKenzie in 2015 as counsel. Previously, he worked in private practice at specialized boutique IP law firms for more than 10 years. Mr. Galli is adjunct professor in intellectual property  at the University of Alessandria (faculty of Law).

Practice Focus

Mr. Galli focuses his practice on media, covering copyright and related rights (transactional and contentious), as well as trademarks, patents and competition.

Professional Honors

  • PHD Dissertation Awards (Patentability of Business Methods), European Patent Office of Munich, 2005
  • Best Dissertation in Intellectual Property, IMAIE (Istituto mutualistico artisti, interpreti ed esecutori - a major Italian collecting society) 

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • AIDA (Annali italiani di diritto d’autore della cultura e dello spettacolo) - Member, Editorial Committee

  • AIPPI – Italia - Executive Board Member

Admissions

  • Italy (2003)

Education

  • University of Pavia (PhD in Private Law) (2005)
  • University of Pavia (Law Degree cum laude) (1999)

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
Books

Author, La tutela delle informazioni e dei metodi commerciali, Pavia, 2004

Author, UBERTAZZI, GALLI e SANNA, Codice del diritto d'autore. Editio minor, Giuffrè, Milano, 2003

Articles

Author, "I brevetti. Introduzione," Il Sole 24 Ore, 2007

Author, "Museums and databases," International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, 2006, 452ss.

Commentaries

The following comments on the Italian Copyright Act (Legge 22 aprile 1941 n. 633), published in L.C. UBERTAZZI, Commentario breve alle leggi su proprietà intellettuale e concorrenza, 6ed., Cedam, Padova, 2016: articles 1-5, "Introduzione agli artt. 6-11"; articles 6-11; "Introduzione agli artt. 12-19"; articles 12-24; articles 12bis-12ter; "Intro-duzione agli artt. 25-32ter"; articles 25-32ter; articles 33-43; articles 51-60; articles 61- 64; "Introduzione agli artt. 64bis – 64quater"; articles 64bis – 64quater; art. 78bis; 141-155; articles 185-189; articles 196-206