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Attorney Antonello Corrado among the candidates for the new Board of the IACCSE

Attorney Antonello Corrado among the candidates for the new Board of the IACCSE
Until August 29th, 2022, it will be possible for the Members of the Italy-America Chamber…
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Regulation (EU) 2021/784 on addressing the dissemination of terrorist content online

Regulation (EU) 2021/784 on addressing the dissemination of terrorist content online
With the emergence of new and complex cross-border and cross-sectorial security threats, was highlighted the…
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EU directive proposal about minimum wage

EU directive proposal about minimum wage
With the economic downturn of the Covid crisis, hitting sectors with a higher share of…
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Force-majeure circumstances due to war in Ukraine – update March, 30

Force-majeure circumstances due to war in Ukraine - update March, 30
The Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI of Ukraine) on the basis of Art.…
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Force-majeure circumstances due to war in Ukraine

Force-majeure circumstances due to war in Ukraine
Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has recognized the Russian aggression against Ukraine resulted in…

In EXP Legal we help legal entities and individuals navigate Ukraine/Russia crisis. In the section News of our website, you will find the latest news, details of who to call for help, and resources that will provide the insights you might need at this time.

Below is the full text of the press release from the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce of March 14, 2022.

“The Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (hereinafter – CCI of Ukraine) on the basis of Art. 14, 14’ of the Law of Ukraine “On Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine” of 02.12.1997 № 671/97-VR, the Statute of the CCI of Ukraine, evidenced force majeure circumstances (force majeure): military aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine, which led to the imposition of martial law from 05:30 on February 24, 2022 for 30 days, according to the Decree of the President of Ukraine of February 24, 2022 № 64/2022 On the imposition of martial law in Ukraine.

Considering the above-mentioned, the CCI of Ukraine confirms that these circumstances from February 24, 2022 until their official ending, are extraordinary, unavoidable and objective circumstances for business entities and / or individuals under the contract, separate tax and / or other obligations the fulfillment of which occurred in accordance with the terms of the contract, agreement, legislative or other regulations and the fulfillment of which became impossible in the set deadline due to the occurrence of such force majeure circumstances (force majeure)”.

From the practical viewpoint, this means that the Ukrainian companies (agents, distributors, franchisees) may suspend performance under the relevant agreements referring to force-majeure circumstances.

 

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Avv. Antonello Corrado
Senior Partner
acorrado@explegal.it
Rome, Italy +39 06 687 69 17

Avv. Stefano Rossi
Senior Associate
srossi@explegal.it
Roma, Italy +39 06 687 69 17

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Publication of the book "Contratti internazionali. Manuale teorico-pratico. Principi generali – Tecniche di negoziazione – Tavole di comparazione"

The book “Contratti internazionali. Manuale teorico-pratico. Principi generali – Tecniche di negoziazione – Tavole di…

The book aims to offer to entrepreneurs and professionals who work in the field of international trade (corporate lawyers, legal and tax advisors, marketing experts, etc.) the necessary tools to understand the main aspects of international contracts and agreements; in the various chapters of the book, the main international contracts used in the business activities of the companies are analyzed with a practical slant.

The book is also accompanied by a formulary that allows the reader to deal more quickly with individual contracts, in some cases also providing the English language version of the most significant clauses.

Find out more at the following link.

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Buying & Selling Real Estate: An International Guide

Buying & Selling Real Estate: An International Guide
Authors: Giorgio Cherubini, Giuseppina De Stefano EXP Legal is member of the International Lawyers Network,…
Giorgio Cherubini
Giuseppina De Stefano

International Lawyers Network is in the top 2% of law firm networks globally and recently shortlisted for global law firm network of the year, with 91 high-quality, full-service, and specialized law firms with over 5,000 lawyers in 67 countries on 6 continents.

We have developed strong relationships with other real estate colleagues all over the world, which help keep EXP Legal on the cutting edge of worldwide trends and issues in real estate law and allows us to confidently cover our clients’ needs.

The ILN has announced the sixth edition of their real estate guide, “Buying & Selling Real Estate: An International Guide“, which we thought you would find valuable. EXP Legal is one of the contributors for the jurisdiction of Italy.

The collaborative electronic guide provides a summary of key real estate law principles in 31 jurisdictions internationally, which has expanded by three chapters over last year’s edition. It is designed to serve as a quick and practical reference for those buying and selling real estate in these jurisdictions. Some of the key jurisdictions highlighted in the guide, which you may find of value, include U.S., Hong Kong, India, Brazil and Italy.

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The role of SIMEST S.p.A. as export and internationalization hub in Italy

The role of SIMEST S.p.A. as export and internationalization hub in Italy
Author: Stefano Rossi SIMEST is the company in the Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group1 (CDP…
Stefano Rossi

Together with SACE, SIMEST represents the Export and Internationalization Hub of the CDP Group, which brings together all the instruments to support Italian companies that wish to compete and grow internationally.

SIMEST, in particular, supports companies through their whole expansion cycle abroad, from the initial assessment of opening up to a new market, to expansion through direct investments. It operates through loans aimed at internationalization, export credit support and capital investments.

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Who’s who legal. Restructuring & insolvency 2020, ITALY.

Who's who legal. Restructuring & insolvency 2020, ITALY.
Author: Giorgio Cherubini Who’s Who Legal is a leading legal guide and has recently published…
Giorgio Cherubini
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Steel producer operating in Italy struggles to protect its activities

Steel producer operating in Italy struggles to protect its activities
Authors: Giorgio Cherubini, Giancarlo Cherubini The article published in INSOL Europe’s Eurofenix magazine examines the…
Giorgio Cherubini
Giancarlo Cherubini
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