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08 Jul: HIG Capital enters Project Informatica Group: the law firms

HIG Capital enters Project Informatica Group: the law firms Milan, 8 July, 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a multidisciplinary team coordinated by Partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Erica Lepore, Nicoletta Botta and Giulio Nobile, for corporate, M&A and banking aspects, and by Partner Filippo Fioretti, with the support of Maria Rosaria Raspanti, for antitrust matters, assisted H.I.G. Europe, European branch of the international investment fund H.I.G. Capital, in the acquisition of a majority shareholding in the Group belonging to Project Informatica S.r.l., main operator of the Italian information technology market, with offices in Stezzavno (Bergamo)…

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13 Jun: Italian Liquidity Law Decree: new urgent golden power measures in Italy

Italian Liquidity Law Decree: new urgent golden power measures in Italy The Italian Liquidity Law Decree (last April, 8th) has introduced new urgent golden power measures in Italy, providing for prior notification to the Italian Government each act or transaction (such as resolutions or other acts that modify the ownership, control or availability of company’s’ strategic assets and each direct investment by a foreign company, including those belonging to the European Union), in the following sectors: a) ‘critical’ infrastructures’ (energy, transport, water, health, aerospace, financial, credit, insurance and data storage, communication, media) b) ‘critical’ technologies (artificial intelligence, robotics, semiconductors, cybersecurity,…

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31 Mar: Airport fees: Pavia e Ansaldo wins with Shell versus Alitalia and Volare

Airport fees: Pavia e Ansaldo wins with Shell versus Alitalia and Volare Rome, 31 March, 2020 – Pavia e Ansaldo successfully assisted the oil company Shell in a lawsuit with specific antitrust profiles, started by airlines Alitalia and Volare in front of the Court of Milan in relation to airport fees paid for the supply of aviation fuel in airport areas. The Court of Milan rejected in whole the requests of Volare and – in the lawsuit initiated by Alitalia, significantly reducing the summoning party’s claims – totally granted Shell’s defensive line, thus condemning the airport managers interested in the…

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11 Jun: Pavia e Ansaldo with Dea Capital Alternative Fund SGR for antitrust aspects of the entry of the fund Idea Taste of Italy in Abaco S.p.A.

Pavia e Ansaldo with Dea Capital Alternative Fund SGR for antitrust aspects of the entry of the fund Idea Taste of Italy in Abaco S.p.A. Milan, 11 June 2019 – Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Filippo Fioretti, head of the Antitrust department at Pavia e Ansaldo, and associate Maria Rosaria Raspanti, assisted Dea Capital Alternative Fund SGR on the antitrust aspects related to the entry of the fund Idea Taste of Italy in the shareholders’ structure of Abaco S.p.A., a company active in the supply of IT services specialized in the management of public funds for the agricultural…

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29 Apr: Pavia e Ansaldo wins at the Tar Lazio against AGCM in the My Taxi matter

Pavia e Ansaldo wins at the Tar Lazio against AGCM in the My Taxi matter Milan, 29 April 2019 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo successfully assisted the two major Milan taxi cooperatives, TaxiBlu 4040 and Autoradiotassì 8585 in the proceeding initiated by the Italian Competition Authority AGCM on the use of applications such as My Taxi for booking taxi rides. Pavia e Ansaldo acted with a team made up of partners Marco Giustiniani, Filippo Fioretti, Nico Moravia and associates Maria Rosaria Raspanti and Tommaso Filippo Massari. The matter is based on the proceeding initiated by the Authority in January 2017 on the basis of a tip-off from…

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07 Dec: Taxi Operators Taxiblu and Autoradiotassi win with Pavia e Ansaldo against the Antitrust Authority before the Lazio Regional Administrative Court

Taxi Operators Taxiblu and Autoradiotassi win with Pavia e Ansaldo against the Antitrust Authority before the Lazio Regional Administrative Court Milan 7 December 2018 – With two rulings published on December 2018, the Lazio Regional Administrative Court granted the precautionary petitions contained in the appeals submitted by the cooperatives Taxiblu 4040 and Autoradiotassì 8585, suspending the effectiveness of the Antitrust Authority’s order of June 27th 2018 which ascertained – in response to a complaint by Mytaxi – the so-called cartel of radio taxis on the markets of public charter services in Milan and Rome. The rulings acknowledge the complexity of the…

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12 Oct: Approvato il testo definitivo delle linee guida sulla compliance antitrust: un primo commento e confronto rispetto al testo preliminare

Approvato il testo definitivo delle linee guida sulla compliance antitrust: un primo commento e confronto rispetto al testo preliminare Roma, 12 ottobre 2018 – Con delibera del 25 settembre 2018 (pubblicata sul Bollettino n. 37/2018 del 8.10.2018) l’Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato (AGCM) ha approvato e adottato le Linee guida sulla compliance antitrust, testo che recepisce parzialmente i contributi raccolti all’esito della consultazione pubblica, avviata a seguito dell’adozione del documento preliminare approvato con delibera del 20 aprile 2018 (si veda Bollettino n. 15/2018 del 23.04.2018), di cui al nostro precedente commento. Il testo definitivo delle Linee guida – non discostandosi in ciò dal testo preliminare – non…

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10 Jul: No antitrust fine for the cartel of the radio-taxis with Pavia e Ansaldo

No antitrust fine for the cartel of the radio-taxis with Pavia e Ansaldo Milan, 10 July 2018 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo – with a team coordinated by Filippo Fioretti and Marco Giustiniani and made up of Nico Moravia, Maria Rosaria Raspanti and Tommaso Massari – assisted three of the major Italian radio-taxi cooperatives (Radiotaxi Satellitare TaxiBlu 4040, Autoradiotassi 8585 and Pronto Taxi 6645) in two proceedings started by the Italian Antitrust Authority which were defined the “cartel of the radio-taxis” by the press. Following the result of the two investigation procedures which had lasted over a year and a half, the Antitrust Authority, though assuming there was…

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21 Feb: Pavia e Ansaldo with Dea Capital for the antitrust authorization of the investment in the Botter winery

Pavia e Ansaldo with Dea Capital for the antitrust authorization of the investment in the Botter winery Milan, 21 February 2018 – The German competition authority (Bundeskartellamt) has recently given permission to Idea Taste of Italy, a fund operated by DEA Capital Alternative Fund SGR, a company of the De Agostini Group, to become shareholder of Casa Vitinicola Botter S.p.A., by turnover the seventh largest Italian wine producer. Dea Capital was assisted by Pavia e Ansaldo in assessing the notification obligations and in filing the transaction with the German antitrust authority, with a team coordinated by partner Filippo Fioretti, head of…