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11 Apr 22: New nominations in Pavia e Ansaldo

New nominations in Pavia e Ansaldo Milan, 11 April, 2022 – The Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo announces the promotion of the Senior Associates Niccolò D’Andrea, Fabio Lui and Francesco Vitella as Counsels.   All the professionals operate in the Milan office of the Firm and are active respectively in the Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Labour Law Departments.   The Lawyers, thanks to their competences, will continue to further develop these areas of activity answering to even more new and growing needs of the market

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07 Apr 22: New appointments in Pavia e Ansaldo: Gabriele Girardello and Roberto Oliva promoted as partners

New appointments in Pavia e Ansaldo: Gabriele Girardello and Roberto Oliva promoted as partners   Milan, 7 April, 2022 – The Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo announces the promotion of the Counsels Gabriele Girardello and Roberto Oliva as Partners.   Both the lawyers operate in the Milan office of the Firm.   Gabriele Girardello carries out his activity in the context of the Departments of Industrial and Intellectual Property Law and Healthcare and Pharmaceutical. He has a consolidated litigation and extrajudicial experience, assisting domestic and international clients, in particular in the Life Sciences, manufacturing, Information Technology and fashion sectors. He…

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29 Mar 22: Ethics in Arbitration: A priority for practitioners or simply a duty rising from disclosure obligations?

Ethics in Arbitration: A priority for practitioners or simply a duty rising from disclosure obligations? Tuesday, 29 March, from 17.00 to 18.45 CET, Roberto Oliva will take part in the online event ‘Ethics in Arbitration: A priority for practitioners or simply a duty rising from disclosure obligations?’ organized by the Iberian Chapter of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). Roberto will converse on the issues arising out of three recent and well-known cases (WADA v. Sun Yang, Halliburton v. Chubb, and BEG v. Italy) and the point of view of Italian arbitration practitioners, keeping in mind the discussed reform of…

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28 Jan 22: «Voltura catastale» carried out by the heir implies tacit acceptance of the succession

«Voltura catastale» carried out by the heir implies tacit acceptance of the succession ABSTRACT: The Italian Supreme Court (the Corte di Cassazione) affirmed that  the «voltura catastale» carried out by the person called to the inheritance constitutes an act of tacit acceptance of the succession.   Tacit acceptance of the succession in the Italian legal system   In the Italian legal system, the person called to the inheritance (hereinafter also referred to as the “heir”) formally becomes heir when accepts the succession. When it is accepted, the succession becomes effective from the moment of the death of the deceased (the…

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25 Jan 22: Pavia and Ansaldo continues its expansion in 2022

Pavia and Ansaldo continues its expansion in 2022 Eugenia Croce appointed partner of the firm  Enrique Rebés e Begoña Cendoya join the tax and privacy departments of the Spanish office in Barcelona   Milan, 25 gennaio 2022 – International law firm Pavia e Ansaldo continues its growth process in Italy and Spain.   In Italy, with the appointment as partner of Eugenia Croce, already Of Counsel of the Firm in the Litigation and Arbitration Department at the Milan office, raising the number of partners of the Firm to 35, and in Spain, with the entry of lawyers Enrique Rebés Félix…

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10 Jan 22: “Irrituale” corporate arbitration *

“Irrituale” corporate arbitration * Italian law provides for two different kinds of arbitration proceedings: on the one hand, ‘regular’ (‘rituale’) arbitration, resulting in an enforceable award; on the other hand, ‘irrituale’ arbitration, whose award has the effect of a binding contract.   The rules governing ‘irrituale’ arbitration, particularly ‘irrituale’ arbitration in corporate matters, present several gaps and inconsistencies.  Nonetheless, it is a phenomenon of undeniable practical relevance. Indeed, about a quarter of the Italian companies articles of association containing an arbitration clause providing for ‘irrituale’ arbitration (as found by Assonime’s study no. 5/2017, L’arbitrato societario nella prospettiva delle imprese: in…

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17 Dec 21: DRnews – Dispute Resolution Blog

DRnews, our DisputeResolution Blog is online!   The blog was created due to Pavia e Ansaldo’s particular attention to the assistance in litigation to companies and individuals in disputes arising, sometimes inevitably, from economic and social activities.   Our Firm’s litigators are encouraged to meet and exchange ideas regularly and are trained to work in synergy with each other and with their colleagues of all departments to provide clients with a dedicated and careful assistance. The blog was initiated based on this interaction and represents the different litigation skills of the Firm:   Michele Adduci – banking and finance, safety…

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18 Aug 21: Breach of the shareholders’ agreement: which jurisdiction applies when a company is based abroad?

Breach of the shareholders’ agreement: which jurisdiction applies when a company is based abroad? IBA Corporate Counsel Forum   Wednesday 18 August 2021   Maurizio Vasciminni Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale, Rome maurizio.vasciminni@pavia-ansaldo.it Silvia Bisceglia Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale, Rome Silvia.bisceglia@pavia-ansaldo.it Giovanni Gigliotti Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale, Rome giovanni.gigliotti@pavia-ansaldo.it   According to a recent judgment of the Italian Corte di Cassazione,[1] a dispute arising from a breach of the shareholders’ agreement by an Italian shareholder is subject to Italian jurisdiction even when the registered office of the company is located abroad under the rule of the defendant’s domicile. Shareholders’ agreements…

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04 Aug 21: Not a ‘family’ business: enterprise or professional debts cannot be paid by the patrimonial fund constituted for the needs of the family

Not a ‘family’ business: enterprise or professional debts cannot be paid by the patrimonial fund constituted for the needs of the family IBA Litigation Committee    Wednesday 4 August 2021   Maurizio Vasciminni Giada Russo Giovanni Gigliotti   The matter of asset protection is growing in importance, especially for massive assets, since the Italian 2017 Budget Law introduced the so-called ‘flat tax’. The flat tax regime allows non-Italian resident high net worth individuals to transfer their tax residence to Italy to elect for a flat substitutive tax. The transfer of residence required for the application of the flat-tax regime has…

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07 Jun 21: The new Italian class action legislation

The new Italian class action legislation On May 19, 2021 the new Italian class actions legislation, originally introduced by Law no. 31/2019 at articles 840-bis et seq. of the Italian Code of Civil Procedure, came into force after a 13-month postponement due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The new legislation will only apply to facts happened after its entry into force; its most relevant features can be summarized as follows: the so-called ‘compensatory class action’ aims to seek compensation (or restitution) from business entities or public services providers for damages that their conduct caused to the class members. In further detail,…