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Italy: Diversity strategy

15-Sep-2014 | By Natasha Bernal

Italian M&A activity has hit a rough patch, forcing law firms to look for alternative sources of revenue


Italy: Via Dolorosa

3-Feb-2014 | By Burhan Khadbai

Employment and political reforms, and a programme of privatisation could ease Italy’s and its legal market’s way through these punishing times


European firms in London: City of dreams

4-Nov-2013 | By Joanne Harris

With a focus on internationalisation and a determination to forge bonds with clients, European firms are finding their City bases increasingly important

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Squire Patton Boggs and Bonelli collaborate on Rai Way €280m Italian IPO

21-Nov-2014 | By Natasha Bernal

Squire Patton Boggs and Italian firm Bonelli Erede Pappalardo have advised Italian transmission tower operator Rai Way on its €280m (£222m) IPO this week on the Italian stock exchange.

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Italian boutique expands with three partner hires

3-Nov-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Italian corporate boutique Giovannelli e Associati, which was launched last year by a team from Ashurst, has expanded with the addition of another three partners.


Freshfields Italian arbitrator leaves for boutique

15-Oct-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Italian arbitration boutique Arblit has hired its third partner, bringing on board Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Massimo Benedettelli.

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The Italian position on the fundamental reform in European patent law download subscription

DLA Piper 19-Dec-2014

From a foreign perspective, it is not easy to understand the difference between UP and UPC.

Is it a numbers game? Gender equality in Italy download subscription

Lexellent 16-Dec-2014

The World Economic Forum recently published the ninth edition of its annual Global Gender Gap Report. Italy has taken a step backwards.

Shipping and Transport Bulletin — dredging in Italian ports; cross-border shipments of waste; and more download subscription

NCTM 4-Dec-2014

NCTM has released the December 2014–January 2015 edition of its Shipping and Transport Bulletin.

Italy: ‘golden powers’ over Italian defence companies download subscription

Eversheds 2-Dec-2014

The Italian government has powers to intervene in certain transactions involving Italian defence companies under Italian Law Decree No. 21 of 15 March 2012. 

The consolidated text of the CETA: Article 7 — geographical indication download subscription

NCTM 24-Nov-2014

Article 7 applies to geographical indications identifying products falling within one of the product classes listed in Annex III.

Antitrust matters: the reach of US antitrust laws and FTAIA download subscription

DLA Piper 24-Nov-2014

A clear understanding of the extent to which US antitrust laws can reach conduct outside the US would be extremely useful, even essential, for global companies.

Holiday pay across Europe: a comparison download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 21-Nov-2014

An overview of how holiday pay works across the UK, Spain, Germany, France and Italy.

Focus: loans to enterprises by insurance companies — amendments to Regulation 36/2011 approved by IVASS download subscription

DLA Piper 21-Nov-2014

Law Decree no. 91 of 2014 has added a new provision to paragraph 2 of article 114 of Legislative Decree no. 385 of 1 September 1993.

Real Estate Gazette — international real-estate finance markets; developments in individual countries; and more weblink subscription

DLA Piper 13-Nov-2014

In this edition of the Real Estate Gazette, DLA Piper brings together a range of articles dealing with the financing of real estate around the world.

Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence — Google privacy case in Japan; FIFA Women’s World Cup; and more weblink subscription

DLA Piper 7-Nov-2014

Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence is the global monthly publication from DLA Piper’s sports, media and entertainment group.

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