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Portolano Cavallo concentra la propria attività nel settore TMT sin dalla sua nascita nel 2001 ed è ora riconosciuto come lo studio legale italiano leader in questo settore.
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Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale was founded in 2001 by partners Manuela Cavallo and Francesco Portolano. The firm’s activity is mainly focused on the corporate/M&A sector and the media industry.
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Articles from category “Mergers & Acquisitions”

May 10

DUE DILIGENCE AUTOMATION: TIME TO TAKE STOCK

INTRODUCTION Our firm has recently celebrated the first anniversary of the implementation of a due-diligence [1] automation platform, which through the use of artificial intelligence [2] and machine learning [3] technologies, classifies and organizes documents by type of contract, governing law, language and various other criteria. We are writing this note to share thoughts on… continued

Feb 13

INVESTIRE NEGLI USA: QUALI OBBLIGHI E RESPONSABILITÀ GLI AMMINISTRATORI DI UNA SOCIETÀ COSTITUITA NEGLI STATI UNITI DEVONO TENERE IN CONSIDERAZIONE IN UNA OPERAZIONE DI M&A?

Articolo redatto in collaborazione con Enrico Granata, partner di Morrison & Foerster Introduzione La dinamicità degli investimenti e l’expertise raggiunta in settori nuovi ha reso gli Stati Uniti, soprattutto negli ultimi anni, un mercato attraente per imprenditori italiani intenzionati a lanciare una start up o a espandere il proprio business al di fuori del mercato… continued

Article added to: Mergers & Acquisitions
May 6

Is pink the new black this spring in Italy? Women on boards: governance and performance

Recently increasing attention has focused on the importance of gender diversity in relation to women’s legibility in the work places. In this respect, Italian legislator has made a step forward by issuing a law on diverse composition of companies’ management. This spring 2013 more than 70 listed Italian companies will renew their board composition and… continued

Article added to: Mergers & Acquisitions
Apr 18

Representations and warranties – remedies for the acquirer

Representations and warranties under Italian law Legal remedies for infringement Safeguards to add and mistakes to avoid Court ruling on consequences of infringement Comment Representations and warranties under Italian law Representations and warranties have been imported into Italian M&A law from US practice and are now one of the main aspects of almost any deal…. continued

Mar 28

Earn-out clauses: advantages and pitfalls

The road to a successful acquisition holds a wide variety of challenges for both acquirer and target. A common area of concern arises from the unavailability of private information, which may lead the parties to assess the target’s intrinsic value very differently. Bridging the gap between different estimates of the target’s value is a fundamental… continued

Article added to: Mergers & Acquisitions, Start up