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  The Court of Appeal of Milan confirmed the position of its first instance court and held that the well-known symbol for genuine leather goods (see below) could not be the object of exclusive rights per se. Unic Servizi Srl et al. v. Chaussures Eram Sarl et al. (Court of Appeal of Milan July 8,



Andrea Mura takes a concrete step towards the epic challenge of the Vendée-Globe, a solo, non-stop and unassisted circumnavigation of the globe. The hull of his new boat, an IMOCA 60, built especially for the occasion, is about to be taken out of its mould, a very important stage in the production of a boat,