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STUDIO 

LEGALE

CORTE

FOOD LAW FIRM

since 1921

Studio Legale Corte is an Italian law firm that specializes in food law.  

The firm offers legal assistance to  producers, importers, and large scale retailers of food & beverages, and other consumer goods, as well as to the catering industry

The defense activity and the legal counseling are performed throughout the entire country.

In 2018 Studio Legale Corte obtained the quality certification UNI EN ISO 9001: 2015 for the provision of legal, judicial and extrajudicial services, in the areas of specialization of the Firm (food law, environmental law, commercial and industrial criminal law).

According to Forbes Italy, Studio Legale Corte is one of the top 100 Italian leaders of strategic, legal and tax consulting.  

Studio Legale Corte has been recommended by The Legal 500 - the world's largest legal referral guide in the section EMEA Industry Focus: food.  

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AREAS OF PRACTICE 

 
JUDICIAL ACTIVITY
CRIMINAL SANCTIONS

legal aid of defendants in criminal proceedings related to: 

  • foodstuff:  production, distribution and administering of foodstuff.  

  • consumer goods:  production and distribution of feed, toys, material that is intended to come in contact with food, etc.

  • waste and drains

  • work safety

REGULATORY SANCTIONS 

appeal against regulatory sanctions inflicted by public authorities.  

The most common are due to: 

  • misleading labelling

  • unfair commercial practices

  • challenges regarding violation of procedures for hygiene and food safety

LEGAL ADVICE
LABELLING 

legal assessment regarding

  • the presence of all compulsory information

  • compliance of the optional information (claims, depictions, etc.)                                                   

on foodstuff, pet food, materials intended to come into contact with foodstuff, toys, cosmetics and other consumer goods.  

D.L.VO 231/2001

implementation of the law in the company systems

LEGAL INHOUSE TRAINING

food law training programs for clients' employees 

LEGAL CHECK OF PRODUCT  COMPLIANCE 

assessment of the legal compliance of product composition of:

  • foodstuff (the check includes the assessment of food additives used, minimum percentages of set ingredients, etc.)

  • pet food, toys, material that is intended to come in contact with food, and other consumer goods 

LEGAL UPDATES

according to the client’s area of interest, legal updates on both Italian and European legislation

DELEGATIONS OF POWER

assessment of company structures, study and preparation of legal proxies in companies that operate within the food business

OUR VISION

Studio Legale Corte is an Italian law firm which specializes in food law.   The continuous evolution of the laws, along with the technical knowledge that is required to deal with food related legal issues, make food law a particularly complex subject.   Studio Legale Corte's partners have all built their careers entirely inside the firm, dealing mainly with food related issues already since the apprenticeship, making each partner an expert food lawyer.  

In our firm every issue and every client is dealt with by all four partners working together as a team.  This type of teamwork is possible due to the team spirit that was built in decades of acquaintance and cooperation.  

Studio Legale Corte's team work allows all partners to confront each other continuously. This guarantees our clients a constant and unique level of legal assistance, which is the result of all of the combined experience and expertise gained throughout the long history of our firm.  

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CONTACT

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Studio Legale Corte's ADDRESS

Piazzale Principessa Clotilde 6, 20121 Milan, ITALY

Email: paola.corte@foodlaw.it
Tel:  +39026570969

 

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