Claudia and Valentina are Italian entertainment lawyers, digital specialists who handle a range of transactional and contentious media work and act for media clients.
The media industry in which Claudia operates is complex, fast moving and exciting. New technologies emerge quickly, which creates a dynamic platform and an exciting, consumer led experience. Claudia is a blue chip lawyer, best known for her broad and longstanding expertise acting for Film, TV, Music and Multi-media producers as well as for the Fashion and retail sectors.
She has focused her practice primarily in the areas of intellectual property (copyrights, trademarks), entertainment, corporate and new media law, both at the transactional and litigation levels. She specialised in intellectual property creation, protection and exploitation, through distribution and licensing, including dealing with the ever evolving digital environment.
Her clients have included artists, photographers, models, production companies, actors, new media entrepreneurs, and other creative types. Claudia works in Rome. Since 2003, she has been admitted to “Ordine degli Avvocati di Roma” and she holds the title of “Avvocato” (Italian Bar). She speaks English and Spanish.
Valentina is a lawyer with highly specialized experience, focused on combining knowledge of intellectual property, partnerships, contracts and product distribution. She practices in all facets of entertainment law with a particular focus on European television and film industry, covering media of all types (TV, film, music, publishing, advertising, Internet & new media, art etc.).
She represents and advises a wide range of clients engaged in the film and television industry, including networks, distribution companies, production companies, filmmakers, and screenwriters. She negotiates and drafts contracts and provides counsel on issues involving intellectual property rights. She advises clients on all stages of filmmaking, from development, preproduction, and financing through production, distribution, and exploitation. Valentina works in Rome and in Berlin. Since 2003, she has been admitted to “Ordine degli Avvocati di Pescara” and she holds the title of “Avvocato” (Italian Bar). She speaks Italian, English and French.
She is the founder partner of DANDI, which in Italian stands for “Diritto d’Autore & Diritto Industriale” – “Copyright and Intellectual Property Law”, is not only a blog but also a Rome based media and entertainment boutique firm, working with creative talents and media entrepreneurs worldwide.