Back to Partners

Partner Margherita Barié Contact

Margherita Barié is a partner in Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato. She is a member of the firm's intellectual property and litigation departments. Her practice focuses on intellectual property and civil dispute resolution, including patent and trademark infringement, unfair competition, protection of know how, copyright, commercial law and related issues.
Margherita acts as counsel in all forms of domestic arbitration and conducts and manages Italian and international litigation in various fields for both Italian and multinational clients.
She won the Client Choice Award 2015 as Best IP (patents) Professional of the Year and the Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2015 in the category Cross-border Intellectual Property - Italy.
Margherita is a member of International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, Licensing Executives Society and Italian Anti-Counterfeiting Group. She has spoken throughout the country on trademark licensing and IP related issues and is a regular contributor to national and international publications, such as the World Trademark Yearbook and Getting The Deal Through - Trademarks. Margherita is recognized as a dispute resolution and IP expert by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, World IP Review Patents & Trademarks, World Trademark Review 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals , and Legal Experts - EMEA publication. She is also recommended as an expert lawyer in dispute resolution by Best Lawyers 2016. Sources say: ''Margherita Bariè has excellent technical skills, is very focused on the target and gives proof of firmness in pursuing the client’s interests''.
She was admitted to the Italian Bar in 1985 and has rights of audience/representation before the Italian High Court.
Margherita is fluent in English, French, and Spanish, in addition to her native Italian.

  • Representing a major fashion company in various proceedings against the manufacturers of counterfeited perfumes reproducing famous trademarks under the brand ''AUTHOR'S FAKE''.
  • Representing a leading Japanese based automotive group in various judicial actions against unfair competitors and traders of copied products bearing an unregistered, distinctive shape.
  • Representing a major UK based company in the field of special paper and security threads manufacturing in a complex litigation on patent infringement.
  • Representing two clients in proceedings concerning the transfer of a stake in the share capital of an important Italian company operating in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Representing a major Italian charter and tourism airline in all commercial litigation and proceedings related to aircraft leasing agreements.

Legalcommunity IP/TMT Awards 2018

May 15, 2018
Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato was awarded the Legalcommunity IP/TMT Awards 2018 as “Best Italian Firm for its IP Dispute  practice”. The award was received by Margherita Barié and her team, during the gala dinner organized by Legalcommunity on Monday 14 May 2018. Reason for the award: The team was particularly active in litigation both domestically and internationally, especially in disputes that concerned unfair competition and counterfeiting and in connection with copyright.

8th Annual GLE Awards

June 6, 2017
Our Firm has been chosen as the winner in the category - Trademark Infringement Law Firm of the Year in Italy.

2017 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award

January 9, 2017
Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato won the 2017 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award in the category Trade Mark Infringement Law Firm of the Year in Italy.

Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2016

April 19, 2016
Margherita Barié won the Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2016 in the category: Trademark Infringement – Italy.

Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2015

March 11, 2015
Margherita Barié won the Corporate LiveWire – Global Awards 2015 in the category: Cross-border Intellectual Property – Italy.

IP & TMT Award 2014

June 17, 2014
Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato was awarded the IP & TMT award 2014 as “Best Italian Firm for Design Protection”. The award was received by Margherita Barié, partner in charge of the firm’s IP practice, during the gala dinner organized by “Legalcommunity” on Tuesday 17 June 2014.

The New Italian IP Code

September 17, 2010
Margherita Barié was the authors of the article “Il nuovo Codice della Proprietà Industriale” (The New Italian IP Code) published in Avvocati24, the legal website of Il Sole 24Ore.

Protecting Industrial Property Assets in the Food Industry

June 10, 2010
Margherita Barié spoke at the seminar entitled “La tutela degli assets di proprietà industriale all’interno del settore alimentare” (Protecting Industrial Property Assets in the Food Industry). The event, organized by the firm in association with the University of Milan took place at our Milan offices.

World Trademark Review

July 23, 2018
Margherita Barié wrote an article entitled: "General Court: Consumers usually recognise wine by reference to word element", published in WTR Daily.

Multi-jurisdictional Cross-Border Copyright Guide 2018

January 25, 2018
Margherita Barié wrote the Italian chapter of the Terralex Cross-Border Copyright Guide 2018, an effort undertaken by member firms in 21 jurisdictions around the world.

WTR Daily

March 8, 2017

Margherita Barié wrote an article entitled: "General Court confirms invalidity of TOSCORO based on earlier PGI 'Toscano'", published in WTR Daily.

 

Terralex Cross-Border Copyright Guide 2017

February 26, 2017
Margherita Barié contributed to the Terralex Cross-Border Copyright Guide 2017 with the Italian Chapter.

PLC Cross-border Arbitration Handbook

August 16, 2010
Margherita Barié contributed the Italian Chapter of the PLC Cross-border Arbitration Handbook.

PLC Cross-border Arbitration Handbook

August 16, 2010
Margherita Barié contributed the Italian Chapter of the PLC Cross-border Arbitration Handbook.

Trademark Practice & Forms

October 20, 2009
Margherita Barié supplemented the chapter, which they had co-authored in previous editions, on the protection and management of trademarks in Italy for the US publication Trademark Practice & Forms, published by Oceana Publications. This is a detailed two-volume guide to protection of trademarks in jurisdictions around the world.

World Trademark Law Report Yearbook 2007

June 1, 2007
Margherita Barié wrote the chapter on Italian trademark regulation in the World Trademark Law Report Yearbook 2007.

Italian Trademark Regulation

January 1, 2007
Margherita Barié and Pietro Pouché co-wrote the chapter on Italian trademark regulation in Trademarks 2007, published by Getting the Deal Through.

World Trademark Law Report Yearbook 2006

June 1, 2006
Margherita Barié wrote the chapter on Italian trademark regulation in the World Trademark Law Reports Yearbook 2006.

Trademark Practice & Forms

March 1, 2006
Margherita Barié wrote the Italian Chapter of the US publication Trademark Practice & Forms, edited by Oceana Publications.

World Trademark Law Report Yearbook 2005

June 2, 2005
Margherita Barié wrote the chapter on Italian trademark regulation in the World Trademark Law Report Yearbook 2005.

@ 2018 Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato - 231 Compliant - Privacy Policy - Reserved Area - VAT no. 12293530155


Powered by dGlen Srl