March 25th 2014

ARCHITONIC, the renowned design website with over a 16 million visitors a year has decided to feature the case on the copy of 1000 Latina streetlights in Qatar in its last newsletter.

The copy of the Latina and Santa &...


February 28th 2013

On February 15, 2013 the negative award ´Plagiarius´ was bestowed in Frankfurt at the annual `Ambiente` - the world`s largest consumer goods trade fair - during an international press conference. Since 1977 Aktion Plagia...


January 31th 2013

Commercial court no. 2 of Barcelona has admitted the lawsuit filed last June by the architect Beth Galí against the State of Qatar and the Public Works Authority “Ashghal” for...


October 22th 2012

Isabel Roig, Managing Director of BCD (Barcelona Design Centre) and vice-president of BEDA (The Bureau of European Design Associations), Giovanni Cutolo, Italian


July 26th 2012


The Chairman of Santa & Cole...


May 24th 2013

New 3-D printers, major technological breakthrough but high risk of piracy and infringement of Intellectual Property Rights.

The massive case copy of Latina streetlights in Qatar in the Spanish...


May 24th 2013

In June 2012, architect and designer Beth Galí started legal proceedings in the Court of Barcelona for copyright infringement against the Qatari Public Works Authority (Ashghal), and subs...


February 15th 2013

Plagiarius, considered the "Oscars" of falsifications, award first prize to the State of Qatar on producing and installing in one of the main avenues of Doha around a thousand falsifications of the Latina street lamp, created by the...


July 27th 2012

Since its inception in 1999, mondo*arc has grown to become the leading international magazine in architectural lighting design. Targeted specific...


July 25th 2012

Lawsuit Against Qatar Due to Counterfeiting 1,000 Street Lamps

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June 30th 2012

EL PAÍS_ La arquitecta Beth Galí demanda a catar por plagiar su farola Latina y ordenar su fabricación a una firma china




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