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Arbitration in Italy and around the world a brief comparative overview of international and domestic arbitration: 4 key differences

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • November 8 2012

Arbitration is a common way of resolving commercial disputes in today’s business landscape

New Italian rules on transfers of call centers outside Italy

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • November 2 2012

On August 7, 2012, the Italian Parliament approved Law no. 134 which converted into law Decree no. 832012, of June 22, 2012, on certain urgent measures to foster the economic growth of Italy, which, among others, introduced new rules in connection with transfers outside Italy of call centers which employ at least 20 workers (“Law”

Questions over technological protection measures for games consoles

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • European Union, Italy
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  • November 1 2012

On July 26 2012 the Court of Milan referred to the European Court of Justice for a preliminary ruling in connection with technological protection measures applied to video game consoles (Case 35512, Nintendo Co, Ltd

On-demand streaming raises compensation issues

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • October 18 2012

There are two types of streaming: live and on-demand

Copyright protection of design: approach of Italian courts and Italian law after ECJ’s decision in Flos vs Semeraro

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • European Union, Italy
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  • October 16 2012

The manufacture and marketing of products which slavishly imitate the stylistic and aesthetic features of pieces of Italian design has been the subject of recent Italian Courts’ decisions aimed at the protection and valorization of the Italian industrial design through the enforcement of copyright protection

“Made in Italy”: something you need to know when managing commercial relationships with Italian manufacturers

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • October 11 2012

The Italian manufacturing industry is composed of many firms which are family businesses, are smallmedium-sized and, generally speaking, are not assisted by attorneys or a law firm in their day to day activities

Digital terrestrial television: Italian Communications Authority launches public consultation on channel line-up

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • October 8 2012

At the end of August the Council of State (the Italian highest administrative court), with four decisions, has voided the regulation on the digital terrestrial television channel line-up (so called LCN - logical channel numbering) issued in 2010 by the Italian Communications Authority (AGCOM

Guidelines from the Italian Data Protection Authority on personal data breaches in the electronic communications sector

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • October 8 2012

By virtue of the implementation in Italy of the e-Privacy Directive 2009136EC (which amended Directive 200258EC) (“e-Privacy Directive”) on May 28, 2012,i providers of publicly available electronic communications services are now subject to strict requirements to deal with personal data breaches

Recent provisions on job on call agreement

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • September 24 2012

Law No. 922012 (the “Law”) entered into force on July 18, 2012 introduces significant changes to job on-call regulations, set forth in detail by the Ministry of Labor in order No. 202012

New mandatory fee for corporations with revenues over 50million to finance the Italian Antitrust Authority (AGCM)

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • Italy
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  • September 18 2012

The Italian Government has recently amended the Law no. 287 of October 10, 1990 (specifically, section 10, paragraph 7-ter and quarter) in relation to the modalities to fund the Italian Antitrust Authority (the “Authority”) by requiring Italian corporations (S.p.A.) and limited liability companies (S.r.l.), with annual revenues greater than 50 million Euro, to pay a mandatory fee