On 16 June 2021, a webinar with the participation of Prof. Ruffolo will be held, dedicated to the topic “Class action and collective injunctions: the new rules”, and organized by the Milan Bar Association. The event will be an opportunity to discuss the possible new scenarios following the recent entry into force of Law no. 31/2019 (in force since 19 May 2021), which has reformed the rules on class action and collective injunction.
The reform profoundly affects both of said instruments, which are no longer confined to consumer sector and have become part of the Italian Code of Civil Procedure, thus turning into general actions. Many provisions are likely to have a strong impact on the business world. In particular:
The webinar will also host the presentation of the most recent volume edited by Prof. Ruffolo, Class action ed azione collettiva inibitoria - Commento sistematico alla legge 12 aprile 2019, n. 31, published by Giuffrè-Francis Lefebvre, which analyses in detail the innovations brought by the recent reform.