"Top quality advice"

Legal 500, 2017

Trevisan & Cuonzo provides comprehensive legal advice and representation in all areas relating to product liability. It has won significant high-profile product liability cases before the Italian courts and has built up considerable expertise in consumer law and safety legislation.

The firm advises on a broad spectrum of product liability issues such as:

  • advertising
  • handbooks
  • product liability prevention
  • enforceability of limitation of liability clauses, disclaimers, waivers, and other contractual terms
  • liability of manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and retailers for defective products (including automotive and component parts in the motor industry and pharmaceuticals).

 Clients assisted in this field include:

  • One of the world's largest car manufacturers on product liability matters
  • A prominent European insurance company on product liability matters
  • A well-known home domestic appliances manufacturer on product liability matters
  • A number of well known German car manufacturers in disputes with consumers based on product liability claims
  • An important US business operating in the telecommunications sector, with all its Italian disputes based on product liability claims