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ORESTE POLLICINO


Courses a.y. 2017/2018

11355 FREE SPEECH AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE CYBER SPACE
30004 DIRITTO - MODULO 2 (PUBBLICO) / LAW - MODULE 2 (PUBLIC LAW)
30405 FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAW
50070 IT AND COMMUNICATION LAW
50145 ADVANCED CONSTITUTIONAL LAW - TRANSNATIONAL CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND GOVERNMENT POLICIES

Courses previous a.y.


Biographical note

Born  in  Messina. Graduated in law, Messina University. LLM College of Europe, Bruges.  Full Professor of Constitutional Law.  Admitted as a Barrister of Supreme Italian Courts  


Academic CV

• Full Professor of Constitutional Law

 

Founder and Editor in chief of the following international law blogs:

• Diritti Comparati, Comparing Fundamental Rights in Europe, www.diritticomparati.it

• MediaLaws, Comparative Media Law in the Context, www.medialaws.eu,

 

Director of the publishing series:

• Law and Policy of the New Media, Aracne, Rome

 

Editor of the following international Legal Journals:

• Medialaws Review: rivista di diritto dei media, www.medialaws.eu

• International Journal of Communications Law and Policy

• Rivista di Diritti Comparati www.diritticomparati.it/rivista

 

Appointments at the (national and international) Academic level:

• Elected associate member of the International Academy of Comparative Law, 2017.

• National Reporteur “Digital Single Market” at FIDE (Fédération Internationale pour le Droit Européen) World Congress, Lisbon, Portugal, 2018, appointed in 2017.

• National Rapporteur “Right to Be Forgotten at IACL World Congress (International Academy of Comparative Law), Fukuoka, Japan, 2018, appointed in 2017.

• Co-Director of Research Group “Internet and Constitution” at IACL (International Association of Constitutional Law) World Congress, Seoul, South Corea, appointed in 2017.

• National Rapporteur “Internet Service Provider Liability” at IACL (International Academy of  Comparative Law) World Congress (International Academy of Comparative Law), Wien, Austria, 2014, appointed in 2013.

 

Appointments at European and international Institutions:

• Member of the High Level Expert Group on Fake News of the European Commission, Appointed by the General Director of DG Connect

• National expert appointed by the Council of Europe, Directorate of Internal Oversight, 2015.

• National legal expert appointed by the Council of Europe, Directorate Human Rights and Rule of law, 2015.

• Expert valuator at the Commission of the European Union, H2020 GERI call (Science with and for Society 2014-2015 Work Program), 2015.

• Independent legal expert at OSCE, Representative on Freedom of the Media, Vienna, 2014.

• Expert valuator appointed by the Commission of the European Union, for the call FP7-SiS-2013-1, Structural Change and Gender Mainstreaming, DG Research & Innovation, 2013.

• National Expert for Italy in a “fact-check” project carried out by the Center for Media and Communication Studies (CMCS) of the Central European University on the very controversial new Hungarian media law, 2012.

 

Appointments at national Institutions:

• Member of the Ministry Commission of experts dealing with the domestic application of the General Data Protection Regulation, appointed by the Minister of Justice.

• Coordinator of Internet and Fundamental Rights Section, Italian Association of Comparative law, 2017.

• Member of the Hiring Tenure and Promotion Commission, Bocconi University, 2017.

• Expert appointed by the Ministry of Justice, revision of the directive on digital content, 2016.

• Legal expert for the drafting of the white book on the protection digital contents by the National Authority of Communications, 2016.

• Legal expert appointed by the Ministry of the Economic Development, technical table on Net Neutrality, 2015.


 


Research areas

European and Comparative Constitutional Law; Media Law; Internet Law, Life Science Law; Law and Cinema.


Selected publications

Books

a) Monographs

1.  Protection of Fundamental Rights in Internet and Judicial Interaction. A Constitutional Comparative Perspective, under contract with Hart Publishing, Oxford (expected in 2018)

2.   (With G. Pitruzzella, S. Quintarelli), Parole e potere Libertà d'espressione, Hate Speech e Fake News (Words and Power. Freedom of expression, Hate Speech and Fake News, in Italian), Egea, 2017

3.     (With E. Apa), Modeling the Liability of Internet Service Providers: Google versus Vividown: A Constitutional Perspective, Egea, 2013, 1-170

4.    (With G. Martinico), The Interaction between Europe's Legal Systems: Judicial Dialogue and the Creation of Supranational Laws, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham (UK) || Camberley (UK) || Northampton (USA), 2012, 1-350

5.    Allargamento dell’Europa ad est e rapporti tra Corti costituzionali e Corti europee. Verso una teoria generale dell’impatto interordinamentale del diritto sovranazionale? (Enlargment of Europe to East and Relationship between Constitutional and European Courts: Toward a General Theory of the National Impact of the Supranational Law?, in Italian), Giuffrè, 2010, 1-570

6. (With G. Camera), La legge è uguale, anche sul web. Dietro le quinte del caso Google-Vividown, (All are equal before the Law, also in Internet: Google versus Vividown, in Italian), Egea, 2010, 1-170

7.   Discriminazione sulla base del sesso e trattamento preferenziale nel diritto comunitario: un profilo giurisprudenziale alla ricerca del nucleo duro del new legal order (Discrimination on the ground of sex and preferential treatment in European Law, in Italian) Fondazione Marco “Marco Biagi”, Giuffrè, 2005, I-330

 

b) Edited books (2016/2018)

8. (With T.E. Frosini, E. Apa, M. Bassini), Diritti e libertà in Internet (Rights and freedoms in Internet, in Italian), Le Monnier, 2017

9. (With. G. Busia, L. Liguori), Le nuove frontiere della privacy nelle tecnologie digitali: bilanci e prospettive (The new frontiers of privacy in digital technologies: considerations and perspectives, in Italian), Aracne 2017

10.  (With R. Mastroianni, O. Razzolini, S. Allegrezza, F. Pappalardo, Commentario alla Carta dei Diritti Fondamentali dell’Unione europea (Commentary to the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union in Italian), Giuffrè, 2016, 1-1220

11.   (With M. Bassini e V. Lubello), Identità ed eredità digitali (Digital inheritance and digital identity, in Italian), Aracne, 2016, 1-176

12.   (With R. Franzosi, G. Campus), Internet and Copyright protection in the European perspective, The Digital Single Market Copyright, Aracne, 2016, 1-320

13.   (With G. Romeo), Internet Law, Protection of Fundamental Rights and Constitutional Adjudication, Routledge, 2016, 1-400

 

Entries in Encyclopedia

14.   Access to Media, Max Planck Encyclopedia of Comparative Constitutional Law (Oxford University Press), forthcoming, 2018

15.   (With G. De Gregorio), Law and Cinema, Encyclopedia for the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (Springer), forthcoming, 2018

 

Entries in Blogs

16. (With M. Bassini) The Taricco Decision: A Last Attempt to Avoid a Clash between EU Law and the Italian Constitution, in verfassungsblog.de and blogs.eui.eu/constitutionalism politics-working-group/, 2017

17. (With M. Bassini) An Internet Bill of Rights? Pros and cons of the Italian way, in blogs.lse.ac.uk/ mediapolicyproject/, 2015

 

Articles in Legal Journals and Chapters in Books (2016/2018)

18. (With G. Martinico, B. Guastaferro), Italy, in A. Albi (ed), The Role of National Constitutions in European and Global Governance, ASSER, forthcoming, 2018

19. (With M. Bassini), Personal participation in criminal proceedings and in absentia trials. The perspective of constitutional law, in S. Ruggeri, S. Quattrocolo, Personal participation in criminal proceedings. A comparative study of participatory safeguards and in absentia trials in Europe, forthcoming, 2018

20. (With G. De Gregorio), Privacy or Transparency? a New Balancing of Interests for the “Right to be Forgotten” of Personal Data Published in Public Registers, in 3 Italian Law Journal, 2, 2017

21. Fake News, Internet and Metaphors (to be handled carefully), in MediaLaws Review, 1/2017

22. Art. 80, in F. Clementi, L. Cuocolo, F. Rosa, G. Vigevani, Commentario alla seconda parte della Costituzionale italiana (Commentary to the second part of the Italian Constitution, in Italian), il Mulino, 2017

23. (With V. Lubello), Un monito complesso ed una apertura al dibattito europeo rilevante: Uber tra giudici e legislatori (A complex warning and an opening to the relevant European debate; Uber between judges and lawmakers, in Italian) in Giurisprudenza Costituzionale, 2017

24. (With M. Bassini), Il diritto all’oblio (The right to be forgotten, in Italian), in T.E. Frosini, O. Pollicino, E. Apa, M. Bassini (eds.), Internet: libertà e diritti, Egea, 2017

25. (With E. Bertolini and V. Francheschelli), Analysis of ISP regulation under Italian Law, in G. Dinwoodi (ed), Secondary liability of Internet Service providers, Springer, 2017

26. Book Review: V. Barsotti, P. Carozza, M. Cartabia, A. Simoncini, Italian Constitutional Justice in Global Context, OUP, 2016, Common Market Law Review, 2017

27. (With M. Bassini), Bridge Is Down, Data Truck Can't Get Through...A Critical View of the Schrems Judgment in the Context of European Constitutionalism, in G. Ziccardi Capaldo (ed.), The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2016, Oxford, 2017

28. Is there an “Italian style” in Constitutional Adjudication? in Italian Journal of Public Law Vol. 1, 2016, 56-71

29. (With K. Kowalik-Bańczyk), Migration of European Judicial Ideas Concerning Jurisdiction Over Google on Withdrawal of Information, in German Law Journal No. 13, 2016, 315-337.

30. La Corte di giustizia riconosce l'efficacia diretta orizzontale dei principi generali ma non delle direttive (The European Court of Justice recognises the horizontal direct effect of the general principle but not of the Directives, in Italian), in Quaderni costituzionali, 2016, 597-599

31. Presentazione. Costruendo le tradizioni dei diritti in Europa: il senso di un gerundio, e di un seminario (Building the traditions of rights in Europe: the meaning of a gerund, and of a lesson, in Italian) in La cittadinanza europea, fasc. supp. Costruendo le tradizioni dei diritti in Europa, 2016, 1, 5-9

32. Las tradiciones constitucionales comunes en la edad de la codificación (europea) de los derechos (The common constitutional traditions in the age of rights codification, in Spanish) in Calogero Pizzolo e Luca Mezzetti (eds), Tribunales supranacionales y tribunales nacionales 2, Astrea, 183-204.

33. A tutela de la privacy digital: el diálogo entre el tribunal de justicia de la unión europea y las jurisdicciones nacionales (For the protection of digital privacy: the dialogue between the European Court of Justice and the national jurisprudence, in Spanish), in Revista de Estudios Políticos número 173, 2016, 195-244.

34. Della sopravvivenza delle tradizioni costituzionali comuni alla Carta di Nizza: ovvero del mancato avverarsi di una (cronaca di) morte annunciata (is common constitutional tradition still a meaningful concept? in Italian) in Diritto dell’Unione europea, 2016, 253-284, and in L. D’Andrea - G. Moschella - A. Ruggeri - A. Saitta (eds), La Carta dei diritti dell’Unione europea e le altre Carte (ascendenze culturali e mutue implicazioni), Giappichelli, 2016, 91-120.

35.   (With M. Bassini) Article 8, in R. Mastroianni, O. Pollicino, O. Razzolini, S. Allegrezza, F. Pappalardo (eds.), Commentary to the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (Commentario alla Carta dei Diritti Fondamentali dell’Unione europea, in Italian), Giuffrè, 2016, 134-156.

36. (With M. Bassini), Trattamento dei dati personali e ordine di protezione europeo: alla ricerca di un punto di equilibrio (Processing of personal data and the European protection order: searching a balance point, in Italian) in M. Ceresa-Gastaldo-H. Belluta (eds), L'ordine di protezione europeo. La tutela delle vittime di reato come motore della cooperazione giudiziaria, Giuffrè, 2016, 122-154

37. (With G. Romeo), Internet and models of constitutional review, in Internet Law, Protection of Fundamental Rights and Constitutional Adjudication, Routledge, 2016, 234-255