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Practice Areas
 
 
Professional areas and case history:

Civil and Commercial Law:
contracts and consulting between corporations, institutions and individuals. In this area the law firm provides assistance to one of the major Italian couriers.

Corporate Law:
internal audits; new incorporations (evaluation of the most convenient corporate structure, drafting of by-laws and articles of association), corporate governance (in pretrial and trial phases: determination of responsibility; court action ex article 2409 of Italian Civil Code; challenges against shareholders’ meeting or board of directors’ resolutions); preparation and arrangement of shareholders' agreements and M&A operations; assistance for compliance with law 231/2001, which introduces corporate administrative responsibility. In this area the lawyers of the firm have helped both major national public companies (especially with respect to the delicate phase of corporate law reform – Vietta-reform - and its opportunities) and SMBs (often with respect to their typically family-based shareholder structure).

Financial, Banking and Insurance Law:
judicial and extrajudicial proceedings in terms of investment contracts, funding contracts (both national and international), and hybrid financial-insurance products. In this area the lawyers of the firm have gained significant experience, providing assistance to major banks and insurances as well as to individuals on issues relating to investment services governed by the Consolidated Law on Finance.

Industrial and Intellectual Property Law:
registration and protection of trademarks and other identification marks of companies and patents, unfair business practices, copyright protection. In this area the lawyers of the firm have strong knowledge, especially in the fields of industrial rights and new-media copyright issues (software copyrights and patents, controversy around broadcasting rights of sports events in mobile communications).

Telecommunication Law:
specialized contract management and consulting on current legislation applicable to this sector, with in-depth experience on specific topics (traffic reselling and protection of universal directories amongst others).

Labour and Social Security Law:
consulting on human resource management, hirings, redundancies, union procedures, due diligence. In recent history the lawyers of the firm have provided assistance to a major petrol company in transferring its retail division to a distribution corporation and have managed a substantial procedure to reduce the headcount by means of collective redundancy.

Dispute resolution: throughout the country for all professional areas, both in court and in arbitration.

Moreover, in collaboration with associated professionals the firm can provide a 360 degree service in the following areas of corporate interest:

Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Financial Intermediaries Law, Tax Law, Financial Audits, Prospectus as per Consolidated Law on Finance, Payroll, relationships with Social Security Entities.