Login Not registered yet?
Sing up

Iscriviti per ricevere i nostri articoli via email in tempo reale

Who We Are
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.
The Firm
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.
Eng / Ita
Oct 11

Navigating US & UK Venture Capital

  • Where: Piazza Borromeo 12 — Milan
  • When: October 11, at 17:00

11 ottobre 2017 – Piazza Borromeo 12, Milano 17:00 – 18:30 Seminario Seguirà un aperitivo Round A: cosa c’è da sapere per negoziare il term sheet Terzo ed ultimo appuntamento del ciclo di tre incontri volti a comparare best practice e trend del venture capital negli Stati Uniti, Gran Bretagna ed Italia. Andrew Wigfall (socio di… continued

Aug 7

Outsourcing 2017

This chapter was first published on International Comparative Legal Guides website and it was written by our associate Marco Blei and Luca Zoani (Spada Partners) 1 – Regulatory Framework 1.1 Are there any national laws that specifically regulate outsourcing transactions? Under Italian law, outsourcing agreements are not specifically regulated. Therefore, the rules applicable to such agreements are… continued

Jun 26

AGCOM orders Vivendi to comply with a statutory ban to simultaneously hold qualified minority stakes in Telecom and Mediaset

This article was first published on IRIS newsletter – June issue, Italy section On 18 April 2017, the Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Comunicazioni (the Italian Communications Authority – AGCOM) issued a decision by which – for the first time ever – it has applied the ban set forth in Article 43, paragraph 11, of the… continued

Article added to: Regulatory, Antitrust
Jun 9

Turin Court upholds Vespa’s 3D trademark

Another step forward for the protection of industrial design Judgment no. 1900/2017, Zhejiang Zhongneng Industry Group e Taizhou Zhongneng Import And Export Co v. Piaggio & Co. S.p.A., Court of Turin The Turin Court of First Instance has recently taken its stance on the issues of three-dimensional trademarks and copyright on industrial designs (Judgment no…. continued

May 31


Portolano Cavallo has been ranked as TMT Firm of the Year at the IP & TMT Awards 2017 by Legalcommunity! Every year, the Ip & Tmt Awards by Legalcommunity reward the excellence of the legal market in the intellectual property, telecommunications and media sectors. “Active in all Tmt sectors, the team stands out for the technical… continued

May 16

The Garante’s Sigue fine: a warning on financial services companies’ compliance with data protection law

On 2 February 2017 the Italian Data Protection Authority (‘Garante’) sanctioned five companies providing money transfer services with an overall fine amounting to more than €11 million for processing personal data without consumers’ consent. These are the highest fines ever issued by the Garante, and among the highest ever issued by any European data protection… continued

Article added to: Privacy & Cyber Security