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The Firm

The firm Porta & Consulenti Associati S.p.A. is a tailor-made counseling boutique operating at 360 degrees in the field of industrial property on an international level.

It was founded in 1991 by highly experienced professionals from different realities and has chosen Milan as its business location.
Thanks to the expertise of its professionals and back office staff, the firm PCA has developed over the years a deep knowledge of every aspect of industrial law applied to trade and industry, providing technical-legal advice in the field of patents, designs, trademarks, domain names and copyright.

Who We Are
It is us. You can see us, you can know us.

Who We Are    /      It is us. You can see us, you can know us.

Each of us, starting from the professionals and down to each staff member, is an expert in the field of industrial property.
Search and find out the right professional to help, support and advise you in your business project with competence and confidentiality. Different technical/law degrees, peculiar specializations, different experiences: we cover all industrial sectors and all disciplines.


The hissing goes away

26 September 2023|

The advent of the electric car also has effects on corporate brands. In recent months, Porsche has tried to record the hiss generated by its electric model when accelerating. However, the EUIPO rejected it for lack of distinctiveness, i.e. of particular sound elements worthy of being memorable. In a few years we will see whether this sound may have acquired [...]

Amendment of the Italian Industrial Property Code

27 July 2023|

The draft law amending the Industrial Property Code has been definitively approved. The reform pursues the strengthening of the competitiveness of the country's economic system, the protection of industrial property and the administrative simplification and digitalisation of procedures. The measure, among the novelties introduced, provides: with the new text of Article 65, that also in Italy, as in the rest [...]

Italian cultural heritage and IP

16 June 2023|

With Decree dated 04.11.2023, the Minister of Culture intervened on the subject by publishing the "Guidelines for the determination of the minimum amounts of fees and considerations for the concession of use of the goods held by state cultural institutions and places”. The Guidelines concern both non-profit reproductions and those for commercial purposes, also providing for tables for calculating the [...]

Libya update – Trademarks

7 June 2023|

Since November 2022, the Libyan Trademark Office had stopped processing the files and accepting new applications of foreign Applicants, limiting itself to managing cases in which the Applicant was Libyan. Since 28 May 2023 it has resumed accepting new applications and processing cases that were already pending with a foreign applicant.

Work With Us

The firm Porta & Consulenti Associati personally and carefully takes care of the selection and training of its professionals and assistants.

You can send your curriculum vitae directly here or by post to our office:
Porta & Consulenti Associati S.p.A. – Via Vittoria Colonna 4 – 20149 Milan

The CV must contain the authorization to the processing of personal data pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

Job Opportunities

Junior patent professional/attorney with experience in the mechanical/electronic sector.

Italian and/or European patent attorney with experience in the chemical sector.


Our Location

Porta & Consulenti Associati S.p.A.
Via Vittoria Colonna, 4
20149 Milan
Ph. +39 02 58 300 013
Fax +39 02 58 301 263