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Foreign ambition: Italian firms

14-Sep-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Italian firms, not content with just servicing their homegrown clients, have decided to stake out new territory in China, London and New York.

The Lawyer European Awards – Italy’s contenders

2-Feb-2015 | By Joanne Harris

It’s been a difficult few years for many Italian firms, but as this year’s shortlist for The Lawyer European awards demonstrates, they’ve risen to the challenge

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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

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Why LivaNova's merger was 2015's most complex life sciences deal

25-Nov-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Pfizer’s $160bn merger with Allergan may well be the largest healthcare transaction in history, but at least the in-house team didn’t have to contend with a merger, injunction attempt, simultaneous de-listing and new listing all in one year.

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European quartet launch joint Frankfurt regulatory hub

2-Nov-2015 | By Joanne Harris

European allies Chiomenti, Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira, Gide Loyrette Nouel and Gleiss Lutz have teamed up to launch a joint group focusing on financial services regulation in Frankfurt.

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DLA moves to strengthen Italy with nine-strong Ashurst team

12-Oct-2015 | By Joanne Harris

DLA Piper has added a team of nine to its Italian restructuring and litigation teams, just a week after losing three partners to Dentons in Milan.

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Italian law firms' foreign ambitions download subscription

NCTM 21-Sep-2015

Italian firms, not content with just servicing their homegrown clients, have decided to stake out new territory in China, London and New York.

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Across the EUniverse, Nov 2015: Starbucks, Fiat tax fines; Connected Continent; and more download subscription

NCTM 18-Nov-2015

Also: EU’s 2016 Work Programme reflects Juncker mantra to limit the amount of legislation; and more

Italy: when can a receiver terminate a commitment to sell property? download subscription

NCTM 9-Nov-2015

Can the bankruptcy receiver terminate a commitment to sell property if the purchaser has already registered the court claim with the land registry?

Italy: preserving the business download subscription

NCTM 9-Nov-2015

Two court decisions, two conclusions

Italy: insolvency and legal costs download subscription

NCTM 9-Nov-2015

The extent to which rules governing bankruptcy can be applied also to concordato preventivo. 

Across the EUniverse, food edition: GMOs, food safety in China, the Tate & Lyle case, and more download subscription

NCTM 26-Oct-2015

In this edition of Across the EUniverse, NCTM looks at some of the biggest issues in relation to food law.

Italy: the 'claims made' clause in insurance contracts download subscription

NCTM 9-Oct-2015

In the two kinds of insurance (’loss occurrence’ and ’claims made’), the risk linked to the premium is different. 

Italy: faulty pacemakers warrant compensable damages download subscription

NCTM 8-Oct-2015

The ECJ’s recent decision is characterised by a wide interpretation of two constitutive elements of the producer liability for defective product.

Italy: delayed payment of secured creditors download subscription

NCTM 7-Oct-2015

Criteria for determining economic loss confirmed.

Italy: debts, leases and contracts download subscription

NCTM 6-Oct-2015

Receiver can terminate pending contracts 

Italy: insolvency, payment and satisfaction download subscription

NCTM 6-Oct-2015

Secured creditors’ deferred payment amounts to a partial satisfaction 

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