• Business firms respond to challenges posed by big data and AI

    Italia Oggi devotes an in-depth study to the impact that artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and big data have on the business of business law firms. Nearly 2/3 of European firms offer data-driven products and services, and 26% intend to do so shortly, but only 36% of these have an adequate data strategy in place. Reflecting this, […]

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  • Andersen Global Expands Presence in Chad

    Andersen Global continues its African expansion with collaborating firm Akouna, adding complementary tax capabilities to its existing platform in Chad. The firm Akouna was established in 2019 by Co-Founders and Co-Managing Partners Theodore Mossengar Milengar, who previously worked at PwC for more than 10 years, and Leopold Ngarlenan Docdejengar, who served as the Minister of Finance […]

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  • Andersen Global Adds Collaborating Firm in Montserrat

    Andersen Global continues to expand its Caribbean platform with the addition of collaborating firm Guardian Business Group in Montserrat, adding complementary tax capabilities to its existing legal capabilities in the region. The firm Guardian Business & Accounting Services, founded in 2014, provides accounting, bookkeeping, investment consulting, business advisory, tax consulting and preparation services. Led by Managing […]

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  • The right of withdrawal exercited by the shareholder who did not partecipate in the change of the clause limiting the circulation of shares is legitimate

    Supreme Court of Cassation, June 27, 2022, No. 20546. A shareholder of a joint stock company who did not participate in the amendment of the bylaws to remove the preemption clause limiting the circulation of shares has the right of withdrawal, regardless of the substantive significance of the amendment. This is the principle expressed by […]

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  • Professional training in law firms: commentary by Gherardo Cadore in Italia Oggi’s article

    Italia Oggi dedicates an in-depth article at how firms are prepairing lawyers to meet market needs. Gherardo Cadore, a partner attorney at Andersen specializing in corporate M&A, corporate and commercial law, and domestic and international contracting, emphasizes how digitization has renewed learning opportunities for professionals and accentuated the urgency of continually updating skills. Technology and […]

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  • Andersen Global Debuts in Guadeloupe with InWest Avocats

    Andersen Global continues to maintain its foothold in the Caribbean through a Collaboration Agreement with Guadeloupe-based law firm InWest Avocats, adding coverage to the southern edge of its presence in the region. The firm Founded in 2016 by Co-Founder and Managing Partner Frédéric Fanfant, InWest Avocats provides a range of legal services to both local and […]

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  • European Corporate Insights: the impact of geopolitical changes on business

    Andersen’s European Corporate & M&A department has published a new edition of the magazine European Corporate Insights focusing on the impact of major geopolitical changes on local and international business dynamics. Andersen professionals from numerous countries contributed to the insight, summarizing the guidelines and regulations in each jurisdiction. Extensive space in the magazine is devoted […]

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  • VAT recovery in the event of a defaulting debtor

    The Italian Revenue Agency, through its answer to ruling no. 386/2022, published last July 20th, recently provided some clarifications on the subject of variation notes for VAT purposes. The subject of the ruling is governed by art. 26 of the Presidential Decree 633/1972, which was reformulated in 2021by means of article 18 of the so […]

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  • Andersen Global Extends Caribbean Reach

    Andersen Global enters a Collaboration Agreement with Montserrat-based LAS Legal Consultancy & Law, signifying the global organization’s commitment to drive growth and deliver results in the Caribbean. The Firm Founded in 2015, LAS Legal is led by Managing Partner Lovetta Silcott. The firm advises local and international clients with capabilities in corporate and commercial law, financial […]

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  • Notices of Payment: changes to deferment petitions

    New changes have been made to the regulations on deferment of registered debts, thanks to taxpayers who are in an objective state of difficulty are now granted the option to apply from July 16, 2022:  the division into installments of registered debts for amounts up to 120.000 euros – in a maximum of 72 installments (previous […]

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  • The Goodwill

    Goodwill represents the set of conditions as a result of the business as a whole is worth more than the sum of the values of its individual parts (or worth less, if there is a badwill). Goodwill is thus the intangible value of a company that reflects its market position, brand recognition, customer network and […]

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  • Examination of the tax treatment of the Trust in Italy between opportunities and new guidelines from the Internal Revenue Service

    The article published by the international journal European Taxation of IBFD written by Alberto Trainotti and Saverio Fabbiano analyzes the tax treatment of trusts in Italy in relation to the growing use and interest of it. Indeed, the Trust combines the protection of particular property interests with a high degree of flexibility and efficiency. The […]

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  • Andersen assists My Credit in capital increase operation

    Andersen professionals assisted My Credit, a company specializing in the investment and management of NPL and UTP secured portfolios to create a link between the financial and real estate industry, in the transaction concluded with a €3 million capital increase thanks to the entry of new partners. On this occasion, the shareholders’ meeting appointed the […]

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  • Artificial intelligence and business intelligence: the new frontiers of technology

    Paola Finetto – a partner and a lawyer specializing in data protection and cyber security – delves into data protection in relation to the application of artificial intelligence to business processes in an article published in SEAC’s Compliance magazine. Since the exchange of personal information online has become a key component of socialization, the right […]

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  • Environmental offences and liability under Legislative Decree no. 231/2001

    The Supreme Court (III Criminal Division – Judgment 30. May 2022 No. 21034) has recently clarified under what circumstances a company can be held accountable for environmental crimes, with reference to the issue of water pollution from industrial wastewater. Specifically, the Supreme Court has identified in which cases the environmental crime can be qualified as […]

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  • Foreign transactions, new data to be sent via SDI

    Since last 1 July, data on transactions with counterparties not residents in Italy must be transmitted to the SDI (Interchange System) in the XML format of the electronic invoice. In fact, the communication of transactions with foreign counterparties no longer consists in a quarterly communication but of a more detailed sending of data referring to […]

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  • New clarifications on Transfer Pricing – Assonime’s comments

    Assonime, through Circular 20/2022, summarizes some interpretative solutions of the Agenzia delle Entrate (the Italian tax authority), regarding recent regulatory references currently in force, with particular focus to Agenzia delle Entrate Circulars Nos. 15/2021 and 16/2022. The topics covered under Transfer Pricing Retroactivity of unilateral, bilateral and multilateral Advance Pricing Agreement On the subject of […]

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  • Andersen Global Expands Presence into Rwanda

    Andersen Global enters a Collaboration Agreement with Maj Consulting, reinforcing its capabilities in East Central Africa as the organization continues its expansion in the region. The firm Maj Consulting, founded in 2015, is a full-service tax and business advisory firm based in Rwanda and has grown rapidly in recent years. Led by Managing Director James Muigai, […]

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  • Risks and regulations of influencer marketing: the comment by Francesco Inturri on Italia Oggi Sette

    Francesco Inturri comments on the legislation for the activity of influencers in an article by Italia Oggi Sette The importance of what happens online has increased in recent years, adapting to the socialization patterns of the teeneager and becoming normality in the more senior segment of the population during the health emergency. This has led […]

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  • Uberto Percivalle’s commentary on staff turnover factors

    The Andersen partner Uberto Percivalle, employment lawyer lead of the Employment & Labor Department, comments on the survey of SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) on factors that increase employee engagement. The results of the research, conducted among more than 9,000 people in 12 countries, show that work environments geared toward transparent communication and empathy, […]

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