TMT and Data Protection

The TMT and Data Protection department has also received important acknowledgements from leading
national and international legal directories (e.g. “Legal500”, “Toplegal” and “Legalcommunity”)
that have recognized the high profile of the assistance and services provided by the Firm to its clients.


Morri Rossetti offers legal and tax advice to national and international Clients operating in the Telecommunications, Media and Technology, as well as in the digital innovation, e-commerce and online advertising industries.

Our Firm can count on a multidisciplinary team of professionals specialized in several law areas (Corporate and M&A, Commercial Law, IT law, Labour Law, Intellectual Property, Tax Advisory, Tax Compliance) able to offer highly innovative and tailor-made solutions, together with a strong sensitivity and ability to understand the business models of these sectors, the opportunities as well as the legal and tax critical features of the technological evolution.

By working synergistically with the professionals of the Corporate, Finance and M&A Department, the Firm’s Team TMT and Data Protection also assists its Clients in every transaction involving investment funds to the management of listing process on the Italian Stock Exchange (AIM).

The integrated and multidisciplinary advice provided by the Team stands out for its high flexibility and efficiency in terms of fees, with innovative payment system for the services offered – especially to start-ups.

Morri Rossetti is member of AIFI (Italian Association for Private Equity and Venture Capital), as well as partner of the German and American Chambers of Commerce, and cooperate with them also through research, publications and seminar activities in the areas of Private Equity, TMT as well as in other sectors.

Some of the legal and tax services provided by Morri Rossetti are:

  • legal and tax tailor-made assistance for innovative start-ups, medium-sized and small companies;
  • assistance in Private Equity and Venture Capital operations especially involving companies of the media, telecommunications, new technologies and internet sectors;
  • assistance in operations of start-up, leveraged buy-out (LBO), secondary purchase, management buy-outs (MBO), listing on the Italian Stock Exchange;
  • assistance to TELCO for the regulatory issues provided by the Italian and European law related to the management of networks and electronic communication services;
  • legal and tax assistance for the creation and management of apps and web platforms for online business activities (e-commerce, marketing online, distribution of video and musical contents, etc.);
  • drafting of commercial contracts and general conditions for B2B and B2C websites;
  • legal and tax assistance for media marketing services;
  • legal and tax assistance to Data Center, including drafting and negotiation of IT contracts, carrier contracts, colocation contracts, etc.;
  • advice on specific international taxation matters (permanent establishment, royalties regulation, direct and indirect taxation of e-commerce, etc.);
  • advice on customs in case of online transactions;
  • audit on websites about compliance matters in the management of websites and social networks;
  • legal and tax assistance for the protection of copyright and intellectual property online;
  • legal assistance on unfair competition issues and unfair trade practices;
  • advice on privacy matters (data protection compliance, data security and data breach, data transfer, use of cookies, cloud computing etc.);
  • assistance on work for equity;
  • assistance on smart working.

For more information on this practice, please download our brochure or contact Carlo Impalà.