Stefano Crosio


Articles:

  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    After long discussions in the two branches of the Italian Parliament, the so-called "Investors' Protection Act" was finally approved and enacted through Law No. 262 of December 28, 2005 (the "Act" or the "Reform"). The Act, which is intended to be a reaction to the Cirio and Parmalat corporate scandals and to restore confidence in the Italian capital...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    In recent years private equity and venture capital have increasingly strengthened their importance to the Italian economy. The Italian venture capital and private equity industry has grown rapidly over the last few years. This growth is reflected in an increase both in the number and in the amounts of investments made in Italy during the first half of 2005...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Insolvency in Italy has been regulated for more than 60 years by the Royal Decree of March 16, 1942 no. 267 (the "Italian Bankruptcy Law"). Although integrated and amended over time, such law is still permeated with the general outlook of the era in which it was conceived, namely when insolvency was considered as an offense to the economy, bankruptcy...
  • Wednesday, June 1, 2005
    1. Background Information The current Italian practice regarding stock purchase transactions shows many similarities to the practice followed in the U.S. for comparable transactions. This has specially become true over the last five to ten years, largely due to the adoption in the Italian market practice of share purchase agreements that were modeled on U....
  • Tuesday, March 1, 2005
    Editor: Filippo, please tell us about your background.
  • Saturday, January 1, 2005
  • Thursday, April 1, 2004
    Editor: How does your background reflect your firm's international focus? Crosio: A native of Genoa, I graduated with honors from the University of Genoa in 1993 and joined Gianni, Origoni the following year. Working in the firm's M&A department, I have advised a number of U.S. corporations and investment banks. For two years, I served as Starwood's in-...