Italian Divorce: new former wife’s cohabitation does not exclude alimony

The Italian Court of Cassation has stated (Sentence N. 32198/2021) that in the event former wife has started a domestic partnership with another man, she is still entitled to alimony as they serve a compensation purpose. According to the Italian Law, alimony in favour of the former spouse may cease only in the event the […]

Italian Separation and adultery: liability profiles

Along the years, Italian Law has carefully observed the adultery phenomenon and its consequences within familiar environment. According to the art. 143 Civil Code, the institution of marriage implies several duties and responsibilities such as spouses’ mutual fidelity obligation, moral and economic assistance, collaboration and cohabitation.   In some cases, the adultery might be the […]