SUMMER SCHOOL ON TRANSNATIONAL TORT LITIGATION: JURISDICTION AND REMEDIES Ravenna 15 – 19 July 2019

University of Bologna Department of Juridical Sciences Ravenna Campus

Summer School on TRANSNATIONAL TORT LITIGATION: JURISDICTION AND REMEDIES

Via Oberdan 1, Ravenna, Italy 15-19 July 2019

The US Perspective:

Bob Klonoff (Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon): Personal Jurisdiction, Due Process, and Foreign Litigants in the US Transnational Class Actions in the US (Generally) Transnational Securities Fraud Class Actions in the US Transnational Human Rights Class Actions (Alien Tort Statute) in the US Extraterritoriality and Court Access in the US Mass Tort Litigation and Multidistrict Litigation in the US

Michael Armitage and Charles Siegel (Waters Klaus Paul, Los Angeles): Assessing Jurisdiction in Transnational Toxic Tort Litigation in the US (workshop)

The EU Perspective:

Michele Angelo Lupoi (University of Bologna): Tort jurisdiction in the EU: An overview of Regulation 1215/2012 (Brussels I bis) Tort jurisdiction in the EU: an introduction to art. 7, n. 2 of regulation 1215/2012 Tort jurisdiction in the EU: the boundaries between contract and tort jurisdiction

Costanza Honorati (University of Milan-Bicocca): The law applicable to torts: an overview of Regulation n. 864/2008 (Rome II) Workshop:The law applicable to traffic accidents and the indirect damages

Francesca Ferrari (University of Insubria): Jurisdiction in IP cases in the European space of justice

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Marco Farina (LUISS University, Rome): Parallel proceedings in regulation 1215/2012: an overview Workshop: Parallel proceedings between related contractual and tort claims

Elena D’Alessandro (University of Turin) Fighting fake news: From “Shevill” to “eDate” Online disinformation against legal persons: the “Bolagsupplysningen OÜ” case Case-study: “Mary Stuard/La bocca della verità s.p.a.”

Maria Chiara Marullo (Jaume I University, Spain) Access to legal remedies for victims of corporate crimes in the EU courts: Kiobel III

Edoardo Filiberto Roversi (Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton): Workshop: Economic torts and jurisdiction under regulation 1215/2012

Registration fee: 200 € Info: micheleangelo.lupoi@unibo.it

The Summer School website, with all the information to apply, will be soon online!