Covid-19

New government decree to unlock Italy

A recent Decree of the Italian Government (No. 33/2020) has launched a new phase of easing of the emergency legislation (the so-called "lockdown") which had been adopted due to the outbreak of COVID-19. New measures are aimed at gradually

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Decree Rilancio, main measures

Due to the actual situation of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Italian government has introduced a Law in order to support national healthcare, labor, social policies, and economy. The Law is composed of a high number of measures, that our

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Phase 2 in Veneto Region

With Regional Ordinance No 48 of 17 May 2020, the Veneto Region confirmed the specific measures to combat and contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic virus in the region. The Ordinance is adopted following Legislative Decree

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Phase 2 in Lombardy Region

With Regional Ordinance no. 547 dated May 17th, 2020, Lombardy region adopted specific urgent measures in order to hinder and restrain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in the Italian region which has been mostly affected by the spread of the

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Phase 2 – Measures and Guidelines – DPCM May 17, 2020

The Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers dated May 17, 2020 (DPCM) contains guidelines aimed at facilitating companies in the adoption of anti-contagion safety protocols. The urgent measures that the Government intends to adopt for the

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Ordinance of the Lombardy italian Region: further preventive measures in the workplace

The President of the Lombardy Region, Attilio Fontana, signed Regional Ordinance no. 546 last May 13.  This ordinance introduces safety measures in all workplaces in Lombardy (e.g. production activities, offices,

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Tax bonus for the sanitization of workplaces

Alessandro Poli, Associate Partner of Andersen Tax & Legal in Italy, explains how to obtain the tax credit for the

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Supervision of the Auditors Statutory Board during COVID-19 emergency

The Auditors Statutory Board must continue to carry out its function of monitoring according to the Law and to carry out the usual periodic checks. It must also verified if the requirements imposed by the various Prime Ministerial Decree are

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News about suspension of payments

On April 29, 2020, Law no. 27/2020 was converted into Law no. 18 of March 17, 2020 (so-called "Cura Italia"). During the conversion, in order to deal with the COVID-19 emergency, several changes were made to the measures that provide for the suspension of payments ex art. 61 and 62.

Paragraph 1 of the new article 61, which also includes bookshop owners who are not included in publishing groups directly managed by them, has widened the range of taxpayers who can, without further conditions,

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New protocol for safety in the workplace

On 24 April 2020, the "Shared Protocol to regulate

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Covid-19 emergency and “231 risks”: the role of the Supervisory Board

In this period of Covid-19 epidemiological emergency, companies provided of organizational models pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001 should focus on two specific types of risks closely related to the pandemic: the sanitary risk and the risk of

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Decree April 26, 2020. Activities that can reopen

The new 26 of April decree issued by the Government provides for measures to contain the contagion for the safe conduct of industrial and commercial production activities, establishing the provisions relating to "Phase 2", with a loosening of the

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Partial suspension of home delivery in Lombardy

Regional Administrative Court – section of Milan stated, as a precautionary measure, on the petition filed by some trade unions that requested the annulment, after suspending its effectiveness, of the Lombardy Region's Ordinance no. 528 of

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100 euro bonus for employees: further clarification

With resolution no. 18/E of April 9, 2020, the Inland Revenue provided further clarifications regarding the 100 euros bonus for employees introduced by Article 63 of Decree-Law no. 18 of March 17, 2020 (the so-called "Decreto Cura

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Liquidity Decree: measures in supporting the third sector

Decree-Law no. 23 of 8 April 2020, the so-called "Decreto Liquidità", provides for some measures relevant to third sector organizations (ETS), sports promotion organizations (EPS), amateur sports associations and clubs (ASD/SSD) and

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Liquidity Decree – Measures to support work

The Liquidity Decree has extended the range of employees who may have access to social security benefits to those employed after 23.2.2020 (the identified conventional date of the beginning of the epidemic caused by the spread of coronavirus).

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Italian Government extends lockdown until 3 May

The new provisions of the Prime Ministerial Decree published on 10 April 2020 ("Decree") are effective on national territory from 14 April until 3 May 2020. The

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”Decreto Liquidità”: emergency provisions for Justice

The Liquidity Decree, amending the previous Care Italy Decree, extends the period of suspension of the activities of the judicial offices and the deadlines for the completion of procedural acts until 11 May 2020. The

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”Decreto Liquidità”: main financial measures

On 8 April 2020, Decree-Law no. 23/2020, the so-called “Decreto Liquidità” intervenes to ensure the necessary liquidity to companies based in Italy, affected by the Covid-19 epidemic; in particular, thanks to the intervention of SACE S.p.A.,

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Decreto Liquidità – Tax and accounting measures

On 8 April 2020, Decree-Law no. 23/2020, the so-called "Decreto Liquidità", was published, providing for further urgent measures, amounting to 400 million euros, concerning access to credit for businesses and professionals, export

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