News

A complete list of articles and updates published on the IDI monthly newsletter can be found in this archive.
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 February 2021
ITALY: Critical remarks on the investigation opened by the AGCM against Benetton...
Marco Venturello
ITALY | 17 September 2020
ITALY: The “change of control” clause in commercial agreements....
Marco Venturello
ITALY | 18 November 2019
ITALY: Amendments to the Italian trademarks rules, with particular reference to ...
Marco Venturello
ITALY | 15 April 2019
ITALY: How the new trade secrets’ protection affects the content of the commer...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 18 March 2019
ITALY: Abuse of economic dependence in relation to franchise agreements....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 October 2018
ITALY: The consideration of the post-contractual non-competition obligation can ...
Marco Venturello
ITALY | 16 July 2018
ITALY: The know-how in the franchising agreements....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 18 April 2018
ITALY: Termination of distributorship contracts: abuse of right and violation of...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 12 March 2018
ITALY: Prohibition of unilateral contractual modifications – applicability...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 16 October 2017
ITALY: Two recent Court decisions on selective distribution of vehicles....
Fabio Bortolotti
ITALY | 18 January 2017
ITALY: Challenging the validity of arbitral clauses in commercial agency contrac...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 June 2016
ITALY: New draft law on independent commercial networks....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 July 2015
ITALY: Good faith in franchising...
Fabio Bortolotti
ITALY | 15 December 2014
The Italian Torpedo and the new EU rules on lis pendens....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 16 September 2014
ITALY: New rules increasing the amount of goodwill indemnity due to Italian comm...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 17 March 2014
ITALY: An interesting recent case of termination of a franchise agreement....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 July 2013
ITALY: Italian case-law on distribution and franchise contracts....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 18 February 2013
ITALY: New rules applicable to distribution contracts and other business transac...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 16 July 2012
ITALY: recent judgment on franchise agreements....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 March 2012
ITALY: Recent judgment of the Supreme Court on a distribution contract....
Carlotta Mazzetti
ITALY | 15 September 2011
ITALY: A recent judgment on distributorship contracts....
Fabio Bortolotti
ITALY | 18 January 2010
ITALY: The Court of Cassation has enacted an interesting judgment regarding dist...
Fabio Bortolotti
ITALY | 15 October 2008
ITALY: The current trend of the Italian Courts on calculation of the agents̵...
Fabio Bortolotti
ITALY | 19 September 2006
ITALY: The Court of Appeal of Cagliari, in its judgement of 12 April 2006 reject...
Fabio Bortolotti
ITALY | 19 April 2006
ITALY: The European Court declares that the calculation of the indemnity introdu...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 14 December 2005
New Italian Rules Concerning the Foreign Franchisors....
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 15 November 2005
Opinion of the Advocate General on the Italian System of Calculation of the Agen...
Silvia BORTOLOTTI
ITALY | 26 July 2005
New Law on Franchising in Italy. On May 6, 2004 the Italian parliament approved ...