A way of managing intangible assets which consists in the full integration of the company in a culture of innovation, which is implemented within the whole management process.
A special kind of geographical indication generally consisting of a geographical name or a traditional designation used on products, which have a specific quality, or characteristics that are essentially due to the geographical environment in which they are produced. Products certified with AOs, bear a qualitative and stronger connection between the product and the place of origin, determined by a set of natural factors (such as soil and climate), and by a set of human factors (know-how, production processes).
Arbitration is a procedure in which a dispute is submitted, by agreement of the parties, to one or more arbitrators who make a binding decision on the dispute. In choosing arbitration, the parties opt for a private dispute resolution procedure instead of going to court. It is consensual, neutral and confidential. Parties choose the arbitrator and its decision is final and easy to enforce.