The start-up phase is essential – by avoiding mistakes in this phase, you are making an investment in your company’s future. Ensuring access to equity and to the development and manufacturing of products is an essential part of what we do:

Structure and management of relations among people:

  • relations among shareholders, corporate governance and compensation and incentive plans for managers
  • structuring new job terms and work relations
  • corporate secretarial services
  • stock options, performance shares, equity co-investment and tax impact

Development and protection of products and services:

  • access, development and integration of technologies
  • support in the choice and use of tools to protect and exploit intellectual property
  • collection, processing and exploitation of data, structuring of the logic underlying algorithms, profiling processes and fully automated decision-making and contract types, in full compliance with antitrust law
  • adaptation to applicable sector-specific (finance, insurance, healthcare, real estate, etc.) regulatory provisions

Access to equity, tax benefits and bureaucracy management:

  • support with raising capital through venture capital, crowdfunding, access to credit and M&A
  • evaluation of requirements to access Italy’s innovative start-up tax regime
  • assistance with other tax incentives (Italy’s “Industry 4.0” tax incentive plan, hyper-amortisation, R&D tax credits) and structuring the relevant investments
  • identification of opportunities to obtain public funding at the national and EU level, and relevant technical legal support

Entry into new markets and interconnection with clients, suppliers and partners:

  • assistance with the international development of business relations
  • assistance with the simplified management of relations with clients and suppliers through advanced legal tools
  • assistance with access to new network technologies (e.g., distributed ledger technology, blockchain and cryptocurrencies)
  • assistance with corporate transactions, including the structuring of joint ventures, consortia and partnerships so as to best exploit new technologies, and assistance with any antitrust notification obligations arising from these transactions

Learn more about all the areas of our Digital Innovation Focus Team.


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