Was your driving license revoked in Italy?

If you are a foreign citizen and you are driving a car in Italy, you may risk your driving license to be revoked, as a penalty for a violation of the applicable law. The Italian Law, so-called Codice della Strada, allows drivers in posses of a foreign driving license, issued by an EU country,  to […]

Are you involved in a road accident in Italy?

The Italian law provides that all vehicles must be insured so that, in the event of a road accident, the injured party may receive compensation. In the case of vehicles which are not identified and not insured, Italian law has provided for the establishment of a fund, the so-called Fondo di garanzia per le vittime della […]

Liability of the pedestrian in case of a road accident

According to the Italian Codice della Strada (equivalent to the Highway Code), the pedestrian is required to behave with diligence and prudence while crossing and to comply with the rules set forth not to be an obstacle and a road danger.   If the pedestrian infringes these rules of conduct, in fact, he may be also considered […]

How to file a claim for medical negligence in Italy

A patient who suspects that the worsening of his/her health conditions, following treatment or a surgery, is caused by medical malpractice should first address his thoughts to an expert lawyer and to a medical-forensic examiner with specialist knowledge.In 2017 the so-called reform “Gelli” entered into force in Italy and, since then, it is not possible anymore […]