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Chemical Industry Regulations
24 - 26 September 2024
Novotel Barcelona CityBarcelona, Spain

Mr Claudio Mereu
Partner at Fieldfisher


Claudio Mereu is a Partner in the EU regulatory competition and trade group with 25 years of experience, with an emphasis on the chemicals (REACH), pesticides, biocides and life sciences industry sectors, as well as other regulated industries including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, toys, electrical and electronic equipment and fuel additives.

His expertise covers all aspects of product regulations, authorisations and restrictions (including classification & labelling, marketing and use restrictions, parallel imports, environmental liability, product recalls and data compensation negotiations, among others).

He has defended a multitude of cases over 25 years in various fora, ranging from EU courts, to ECHA's Board of Appeal, arbitration panels and national courts.

He regularly speaks at international conferences as an expert speaker and panellist on pesticides and chemicals and is highly recommended since many years as "Tier One" and 'Leading Individual" by Legal 500, Chambers Europe, Who's Who Legal and the Life Sciences Industry Report.

He is a Member of the Rome Bar (Avvocato) and of the Brussels Bar (Avocat).

He is Italian-French bilingual and he is fluent in English and Spanish.

Agenda Sessions

  • Legal update on REACH revision and PFAS restriction proposal

  • Legal Update and Challenges Ahead - Borderline Issues with Biostimulants

  • Legal aspects of Data Protection and Review Programme

  • BPR Industry Panel Discussion