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N.B.: HLT is a trademark registered in Italy.

Dear visitor, welcome to the website Kindly acknowledge both, the terms and conditions governing the use of the site as well as HLT’s cookie policy.

If you continue to browse this website, after your initial access you accept the cookies described below to be placed on your device, and agree to be bound by our website’s Terms of Use.

Terms of Use

The website offers information about our law firm, its members and the areas of practice our lawyers are active in. Additionally, it provides, only for strictly informational purposes, materials we think of general interest.

Therefore, you may not consider (and rely upon) the information and content available on this website as professional or legal advice between a lawyer and a client. If you have a legal problem or need specific advice, always contact a qualified lawyer.

HLT makes every effort to provide a suitable content level but does not guarantee the accuracy of the information contained in this website. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on content available on this website, to the fullest extent permissible by local law. Visitors should be aware that they are accessing and using the site at their own exclusive risk.

Visitors need to acknowledge that HLT excludes and disclaims all warranties, terms, conditions and representations that might otherwise be implied by law in relation to this website. We do not represent or warrant that the website will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components. Whilst we run anti-virus software on our system, we do not accept liability for potential losses or damages. Visitors must therefore take their own precautions in this respect and run their own anti-virus software, when downloading files. They are also advised to check that their computer and/or portable device is compatible with our system standards and to acknowledge that we shall not be liable for any failure arising from incompatibility.

Content available on (and the structure of) this website is protected by copyright and the authors of the material on the website (and of the website’s structure) assert their moral rights. Visitors may only view, print out, use, quote from and cite the website and the materials for their own personal, non-commercial use and on the condition, that appropriate acknowledgement is given to HLT. Any other use, permanent storage or reproduction of the content of this website requires HLT’s prior written consent.

Cookie Policy

To improve visitor’s browsing experience, HLT’s website makes use of the cookies listed and described below.

General indications – Definitions:

‘Cookies’ are tiny text files, which a website, when accessed by a visitor, sends to the latter’s device (usually to the browser), where they are memorized. Such text files are re-transmitted to the installing website on successive visits to improve the browsing experience.

These cookies do not allow extracting information from the hard disk of visitor’s device. The present reference to ‘cookies’ includes also similar technologies, capable of collecting indications about visitors’ browsing behavior.

As cookies enable to collect and organize information about visitors, whoever accesses the website may ask to receive a notice anytime a cookie is sent to his device. By modifying the browser settings, it is possible to disable cookie placement on visitors’ device. However, in such case some functionalities of the accessed website could result ineffective (for additional details on disabling or managing cookie placement, kindly refer to the final section of these terms of use).

Cookies we use:

(a) Session cookies:

These are strictly necessary for browsing our website and to access its functionalities. They are eliminated at the end of each session.

(b) Persistent (technical) cookies:

HLT may sent to visitor’s device ‘persistent cookies’ to collect information we think of interest (used by us but not transferred to third parties). Such information is collected in an anonymous way and allows us indications about visitors’ use of our website (e.g. frequency of the visits of the website and of its pages, error alerts). Aside from such indications, we do not collect other personal information.

(c) Functional cookies (e.g. for profiling purposes):

To generate reports about some aspects, such as visitors’ origin, their choices or their preferred online settings, HLT may send ‘functional cookies’ to be placed on users’ devices. Such information is not shared with third parties.

By eliminating ‘functional cookies’, preferences or settings’ choices will not be memorized for future visits. The management of functional cookies or other back-tracking technologies occurs through the settings of the browser in use on visitor’s device (who may accept – or refuse – such cookies or decide to receive an in-advance notice before their placement). If a visitor disables completely the use of cookies on his device, he may not be able to access all functionalities of the website.

The procedure to cancel all cookies installed varies according to the browser in use on visitor’s device.

Find below the links to the instructions available on some of the most popular browsers.