INNOVATIONS FOR THE CONDUCT OF THE SHAREHOLDERS’ MEETING

ART. 106 CURA ITALIA DECREE

By reason of the current epidemiologic emergency state, on March 17, 2020, was published the Decree- Law no. 18, “Improvement measures of the National Health System and economic support for families, workers and companies connected to the COVID-19 epidemiologic emergency” (Official Gazette no. 70 dated March 17, 2020).

Such Decree-Law introduced with article 106, indexed “Provisions related to the conduct of the shareholders’ meeting of companies”, important derogations, with temporary effectiveness, to the regulation of the shareholders’ meetings of joint-stock companies, which are particularly difficult to carry out in light of the recent measures adopted by the competent authorities in order to contain the contagion.