Art. 15 of the Cura Italia decree: relaxation of requirements for the production of surgical masks
27 March 2020

Art. 15 of the Cura Italia decree allows manufacturers and importers to place surgical masks on the market without the CE marking (in derogation from the existing legislation).

This is an opportunity for many companies in sectors other than that of medical devices; but they must, of course, guarantee product quality and meet safety requirements.

Our Healthcare and Life Sciences and Luxury Focus Teams, in collaboration with the Covid-19 Task Force, have prepared a summary of the implications of the provision. If you would like a copy, just email