Andrea Piermartini Rosi, a partner of the Rome office, is a member of the M&A and Private Equity Group. His practice focuses on corporate law, corporate governance and employment law issues. He also practices tax law.
Andrea is an expert in M&A transactions, such as mergers, de-mergers, acquisitions, transfer of going concerns, disposal and outsourcing. He is also active in corporate restructurings and turn-around. In these transactions (carried out both locally and cross border), Andrea focuses on employment law strategies and issues.
Andrea is an Italian qualified lawyer since 2000, Certified Public Accountant since 1987, Certified as Trustee in Bankruptcy and Accounting Auditor since 1995.
Before joining Orrick, Andrea was a partner at Tonucci & Partners Law Firm. He has been head of the team for the drafting of the new customs code for the Republic of Albania and related implementation regulations, as well as the Code of Accise and related implementation regulations.
Andrea is a speaker at numerous national conventions on tax and corporate governance topics.
Asia Employment Law Update
Proposed Regulations May Complicate Reductions in Force in China
On December 31st, 2014, Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (“MOHRSS”) issued a notice to solicit public opinions on the draft Regulations on Personnel Cutbacks by Enterprises (“Draft Regulations”). The Draft Regulations set out detailed implementing rules for “mass layoffs” (defined under the Labor Contract Law as being a layoff of more than 10% of the workforce or more than 20 employees) and, if adopted in their current form, will further complicate the process for conducting reductions in force in China.