by Nicola Lucifero and Martina Terenzi
More than a year after the entry into force of Legislative Decree 198/2021 ("Decree"), implementing Directive (EU) 633/2019 on unfair commercial practices in relations between companies in the agri-food chain, the Authority to combat unfair commercial practices, apparently dormant at first, has started the checks aimed at ascertaining the economic balance of the exchange in the contracts for the sale of agri-food products and, in particular, the violations of the Decree.
The Department of the Central Inspectorate for the protection of quality and fraud repression of. . .