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OFFICE

Milan Office

Via della Moscova 18, 20121
TEL: +39 027788751
FAX: +39 0276018478

EMAIL: francesco.derugeriis@lcalex.it

LANGUAGES

Italian (mother tongue) English
PROFESSIONAL ORDER

(Italy) Milan bar

Senior Associate

Francesco
de Rugeriis

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Information


OFFICE
Milan Office

Via della Moscova 18, 20121
TEL: +39 027788751
FAX: +39 0276018478

EMAIL: francesco.derugeriis@lcalex.it

LANGUAGES
Italian (mother tongue) English
PROFESSIONAL ORDER

(Italy) Milan bar

Francesco practices primarily in the entertainment (both interactive/digital and traditional) and media sectors, in relation to which he handles Intellectual Property and copyright law, personal data protection, Information Technology and advertising laws matters. Francesco assists national and international clients in drafting and negotiating agreements, in litigation-related matters, in setting out corporate procedures/policies, in providing compliance assessment of advertising campaigns and creative contents, as well as in the management of digitization projects (also through the application of legal tech and smart-drafting systems) and gamification ones. Francesco also has experience in M&A transaction relating to industrial, innovative, and creative target-companies.

Francesco was a member of the firm from 2017 to 2022 and rejoined in 2023 after a one-year experience at the boutique specializing in interactive entertainment, gaming, and esports, Andrea Rizzi & Partners.

Prior to that, he also collaborated with the Intellectual Property, Information Technology, and Data Protection department of Chiomenti.

OFFICE

Milan Office

Via della Moscova 18, 20121
TEL: +39 027788751
FAX: +39 0276018478

EMAIL: francesco.derugeriis@lcalex.it

LANGUAGES
Italian (mother tongue) English
PROFESSIONAL ORDER

(Italy) Milan bar

Francesco practices primarily in the entertainment (both interactive/digital and traditional) and media sectors, in relation to which he handles Intellectual Property and copyright law, personal data protection, Information Technology and advertising laws matters. Francesco assists national and international clients in drafting and negotiating agreements, in litigation-related matters, in setting out corporate procedures/policies, in providing compliance assessment of advertising campaigns and creative contents, as well as in the management of digitization projects (also through the application of legal tech and smart-drafting systems) and gamification ones. Francesco also has experience in M&A transaction relating to industrial, innovative, and creative target-companies.

Francesco was a member of the firm from 2017 to 2022 and rejoined in 2023 after a one-year experience at the boutique specializing in interactive entertainment, gaming, and esports, Andrea Rizzi & Partners.

Prior to that, he also collaborated with the Intellectual Property, Information Technology, and Data Protection department of Chiomenti.

Intellectual property

At LCA, we have long-standing expertise in the provision of contentious and non-contentious assistance on copyright and misleading and comparative advertising, trademarks and domain names, designs and models, patents, know-how, unfair competition
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IT & Data Protection

At LCA, we take great pride in the specific expertise we’ve gained in the management of privacy issues, ensuring full compliance with European (GDPR) and Italian legislation and with the directives issued by the Italian Data Protection Authority. We have years of experience in monitoring innovations in big data and cybersecurity.
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Gaming & Esports

LCA’s Gaming & Esports team combines the expertise of professionals who are passionate about interactive entertainment and have been actively assisting clients in the video games and esports industry for a long time, with the experience of professionals with extensive knowledge in the field of media and new technologies. The team aims to provide its clients, whether they are already active in these sectors or interested in entering them to implement digital projects, with full-service assistance that is competent in all relevant areas of practice.
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Technology & Media

At LCA we know and deeply value the importance of technology. Our team are renowned for their expertise and services in the constantly evolving world of new technology, the web, digital and traditional media, telecommunications and, more generally, all information and communication technology.
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