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Giambrone receives an Award for Articles about Italy

Mondaq, the business briefing and legal analysis platform, has once again from the hundreds of articles covering over 80 organisations worldwide, awarded Giambrone contributor with the most popular article in Italy. ...

Giorgio Bianco, Alessandra Bellanca and Paola Vitali initiate a commercial collaboration between Spain and Tunisia

Tunisia is enjoying a continued rise in foreign direct investment (FDI), which recently published figures show has increased by 15.7 per cent in the first quarter of 2019 which amounts to $280 million, an increase of $30 million compared to the same period...

Alessandro Gravante, a partner in the Palermo office, appeared as an Expert Witness in the High Court in Johannesburg

Alessandro Gravante, Senior Partner in the Litigation Team, attended at the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa, appeared as an expert witness on Italian Family Law in a complex cross-border divorce proceeding between two...

Vincenzo Senatore senior associate in the London office interviewed by International Advisor

Vincenzo Senatore, a senior associate in the London office of Giambrone (Europe) LLP was interviewed by International Advisor, an online publication commenting on a wide range of international issues, on the question of whether the EU should take issue with...

Paola Vitali a partner in the Barcelona office is interviewed by Italiani Ovunque

Paola Vitali, who heads the Barcelona office of Giambrone (Europe) LLP, was profiled in Italiani Ovunque, an online publication for Italians living overseas. In Spain, Paola is recognised as one of the leading practitioners in the field of cross-border...

The European Parliament introduces radical changes to Copyright Laws in the Internet against the advice of Experts

The European Parliament has passed the revised legislation governing copyright laws on the internet.  The directive was passed after the original draft had been amended.  The new law will require Google to obtain licences for the privilege of...

President Xi Jinaping of China in talks with the Italian Prime Minister to revive the Silk Road

Italy’s Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, welcomed the Chinese President, Xi Jinaping and his wife in Rome at the start of the President’s European tour.  The visit to Italy is primarily for the two leaders to discuss the ambitious Belt and...

A Round-up of Comments and Views following the defeat of Theresa May in the Commons

The second huge defeat for the Prime Minister’s last-minute deal has unsurprisingly attracted comment and criticism from all quarters.  The Confederation of British Industry’s (CBI) director-general Carolyn Fairbairn said: “Enough is...

The Progress of The Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill 2017-19

The Public Bill, The Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill 2017-19 has reached the committee stage in parliament. It is currently being scrutinised by a Public Bill Committee jointly chaired by Sir David Amess (Conservative) and...

National Pen moves some of its Operation to Tunisia

The considerable efforts that the Tunisian government have made to attract inward investment are paying off.  National Pen, global promotional pen and corporate gift company, is moving part of its operation from Dundalk, Co. Louth in Ireland to...

Giambrone attends Spanish Chamber of Commerce New Year party at the House of Lords

Paola Vitali, Head of Giambrone's Spanish Desk in Barcelona and Anne Gadd, Head of Marketing, attended the Spanish Chamber of Commerce’s New Year party at the House of Lords. The guests of honour in attendance were, His Excellency the Ambassador...

Commercial uncertainty for the Cross-border European Market

All across the EU businessmen and women are slamming on the brakes as the spectre of commercial uncertainty rises higher following the results of the British parliamentary vote. The vote, now won, which the government hoped would allow another round of EU...

Can the WEF provide an answer to the Global downturn?

With over 3,000 participants gathering in the snow-covered Swiss mountain retreat of Davos to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) it is to be hoped that viable solutions to the forthcoming challenges can be thrashed out between the global leaders.  In...

Giambrone announces the Launch of its French Desk

Giambrone is delighted to announce its latest development, a new French Desk , aimed at assisting French-speaking clients who require legal assistance in Italy. Giorgio Bianco , who heads the Sardinian office, will oversee the new facility which has...

Giambrone hosts its second All Staff Conference

Giambrone hosted its second global staff conference with the entire staff from all of the offices, returning again to St. Andrew’s Holborn in the 19 th century Court Room adjacent to the largest Wren church in London. Plans to increase the global...

Giambrone wins 2018 TopLegal Award

Top Legal Awards 2018. Giambrone is both proud and delighted to announce that the firm has won Law Firm of the Year in the Isles (Italian) awarded by the prestigious Top Legal Awards, in Rome. The firm’s managing partner, Gabriele Giambrone ,...

Giambrone is Poised to Attend Top Legal in Rome

Giambrone is nominated at Top Legal for the Fourth year in a row The partners of Giambrone are poised to attend the prestigious Top Legal Awards, this year held in Rome, having been nominated for an award in the category of Law Firm of the Isles . ...

Colombia, a growing Investment Market

Giambrone’s Milan office hosted a meeting with PROCOLOMBIA, the Colombian government’s agency for the promotion of foreign inward investment in Colombia.  The objective was to investigate and evaluate the business opportunities between...

Giambrone shortlisted for Best Italian Law Firm of the Year Award

Giambrone has been shortlisted as Best Italian Law Firm of the Year in The Top Legal Excellence Awards 2018 . The Top Legal Excellence Awards shine a light on outstanding work in the legal sector and recognise the incredible achievements...

France Announces a Visa System for the UK

The French have taken a consistently hard line with the UK over Brexit and today Mr. Macron confirmed that France would impose a visa system on the British who wished to travel to France if the UK leaves the EU with no deal or any special arrangements in...

Giambrone Assists 12.18 Investment GmbH in a Commercial Real Estate Acquisition in Sardinia

In January 2018, the Sardinian desk of Giambrone was approached by 12.18 Investment GmbH group, an  international investment management company based in Germany, to provide legal assistance and due diligence in relation to the high value acquisition...

A new Agency to aid the fight against Cyber and Financial Crime

Cybercrime and the closely linked financial fraud crime rose by more than a third between 2012 -2017, according to Action Fraud, the national fraud and cybercrime reporting centre which is monitored and overseen by the City of London police.  ...

UK's Financial Powerhouse still holding

The New Financial think tank has released its latest rankings which reveal that the UK financial sector leaves its rivals at the starting post.  Frankfurt, Paris and Luxemburg do not even come close.   The UK is ranked just behind the US but...

Paddy Power makes a Point about Premier League Football Players

Brighton & Hove Pride Festival 2018 will see an empty “float” in the parade tomorrow in the shape of a double-decker bus sponsored by the bookmaker Paddy Power.  The bus is festooned with slogans and calls to action to the currently...

Giambrone at Mansion House

Giambrone at Mansion House with the Lord Mayor and Black Rod and the other distinguished Panelists. Giambrone attended a prestigious event at Mansion House hosted jointly by the Institute of Directors and the City of London Corporation together with the...