In Italy there is a plethora of criminal cases in progress for even the slightest excesses of the limits established by administrative bodies for gas emissions, liquid spills, and waste storage.
We have recognized experience in the management of complex proceedings in the field of environmental disasters and exposure to toxic substances: from the disaster in Valle di Stava, to the “Petrolchimico” trial in porto Marghera, to the environmental issues of Porto Torres, Bussi sul Tirino, Spinetta Marengo.
We offer preventive legal assistance before the beginning of the criminal proceedings, to understand all the criminal risks and prepare defence strategies, and we support companies in the preparation of an organizational, management and control model suitable for the prevention of environmental crimes and in the definition of a sanction system in the event of non-compliance with the measures indicated in the model.
Each month in Italy a new criminal trial begins, following the death of workers exposed to asbestos. In Italy these cases are entrusted exclusively to the criminal courts: offences and crimes are not prosecuted under administrative law. Our firm has recognized experience in the management of […]
Any accident at work almost automatically triggers a criminal proceedings, which often involves the upper echelons of the company. We support companies in the creation of a valid and suitable structure of proxies to distribute the liability within the company and transfer some tasks falling on […]
Building permit violation is a type of offence prosecuted both in criminal and in administrative courts, and in Italy it represents a very frequent cause of criminal proceedings. We offer our clients preventive legal assistance – before the start of criminal proceedings – aimed at understanding […]