Oliviero Formenti

Expertise

  • Company law, with particular focus on:
    • ethics
    • anti-corruption law
    • corporate compliance
    • liability under Italian Legislative Decree No. 231/2001
    • M&A
    • commercial contracts
  • Key sectors:
    • energy
    • engineering/iron and steel
    • pharmaceuticals
    • catering
    • construction
    • publishing
    • IT services

– Foreign languages: English

Background

  • Member of the Anticorruption Focus Team
  • Joined the firm in 2011
  • Worked as an associate at other law firms
  • Seconded to an Italian company of a leading multinational iron and steel group (2013)
  • Seconded to a leading listed Italian company operating in the energy sector (2014)

Qualifications

  • Member of the Italian Bar
  • Master’s in law and the company from the Il Sole24Ore Business School (Milan)
  • Law degree from Cattolica University of Milan

Knowledge Sharing

Consob provides clarification on the highly debated topic of selective disclosure of certain information by a listed company to its shareholders

Consob recently published some Q&As on cases in which listed companies can establish information flows (including for information that is or could become price-sensitive) to shareholders and, in particular, to con-trolling shareholders. Consob clarifies that controlling shareholders have …

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