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Benedetto Costantino

 

Born in Partinico (PA)on January 2, 1949, graduated in law magna cum laude at the University of Siena in 1972.

From 1972 to 2008 :lecturer in international law at the University of Padua.

In 1976 member of the centre for legal studies and research in international law at the Hague Academy of International Law. Topic: The Role of the International Court of Justice in the Resolution of Disputes between International Organizations and Their Own Officials.

In the academic year 1983-84: researcher for the National Research Council at King's College of Cambridge (U.K.) on the "Reciprocity in international law.

From 1991 to 1995:taught of private international law at the faculty of political sciences, University of Padua.

In 1992: taught of European Community law at the faculty of law, University of Trento.

In 1992:taught of Comparative Corporate law at the Widener University of Delaware Summer Program in Padua.

In the academic year 1992/93:taught European Community Law at the University of Trento.

From 1998 to 2007: taught private international law at the faculty of economics, University of Padua.

In the academic year 2000/01: taught international commercial law at the faculty of economics, University of Verona.

In 2001 taught dispute resolution in international transactions at the Widener University of Delaware summer program in Venice.

Member of national and international arbitral tribunals on corporate and international contract disputes.


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Areas of interests

International business transactions / Private international law.

Seminars supervisor on the following topics

"Treatment of foreigners in international law"
"International disputes resolution"
"Nationalizations in international law"
"Contracts between States and foreign Companies"
"Law of the Sea: the process of expansion of coastal State�s powers"
"The jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice"
"The exercise of national jurisdiction upon foreigners and the enforcement of foreign judgements"

Publications

• Sentenza: Riconoscimento ed Esecuzione; Diritto Internazionale Privato (Foreign judgement: Recognition and enforcement, Private International Law), in "Enciclopedia Giuridica Treccani", 2001
• Giurisdizione Civile-Diritto Internazionale Privato e Processuale (Civil Jursisdiction-Private international law and procedure), in Enciclopedia Giuridica Treccani, vol. XV, 1998.
• Commento alla Legge di Riforma di Diritto Internazionale Privato (L. 218/95) (Commentary to the law of reform of the Italian conflict of laws (L. 218/95) ), in "Cian-Trabucchi", Commentario breve al c.c.1997.
• Giurisdizione Civile, Diritto Internazionale Privato e Processuale (Civil Jurisdiction, Private international law and procedure), in "Enciclopedia Treccani", Vol. Aggiornamento V, 1996.
• La Rappresentanza organica delle Societ� straniere in Italia (Legal representation of foreign companies in Italy), in Notariato Triveneto, Vita Notarile, 1992.
• Processo-Legge Regolatrice del Processo-Dir. Int. Priv. Proc. (Trial: The law governing the trial.Private International law and procedure), in Enciclopedia Giuridica Treccani, vol. XXIV, 1991.
• Sentenza-Riconoscimento ed Esecuzione (Foreign judgement: Recognition and Enforcement), in Enciclopedia Giuridica Treccani, vol. XXVIII, 1991.
"Norme di conflitto italiane e controllo di costituzionalit� (Italian conflict of law rules and their control by the constitutional Court ), a cura di B.Barel e B.Costantino, Padova Cedam, 1990.
• Notificazione-Diritto Internazionale Privato e Processuale (Service abroad. Private international law and procedure), in Enciclopedia Giuridica Treccani, vol. XXI, 1990.
• Il Regime della Notificazione all'estero secondo la Convenzione dell'Aia del 15.11.1965 (The regime of service abroad under the Hague Convention of 15.11.1965), in Rivista di Diritto Internazionale Privato e Processuale, n.3, 1984.
• La Pubblicit� in Italia dei regimi matrimoniali stranieri (The disclosure in Italy of foreign matrimonial regime), in Rivista di Diritto Internazionale Privato e Processuale, 1978.
• L'Interpretazione di Leggi in conformit� ai Trattati Internazionali in Gran Bretagna (Statutes interpretation in accordance with International Conventions in U.K.), in Rivista di Diritto Internazionale Privato e Processuale, 1977.
• Il Giudice ad hoc nell'attivit� consultiva della Corte Internazionale di Giustizia (The ad-hoc judge in the advisory opinions of the International Court of Justice), in "Comunicazione e Studi" dell'Istituto di Diritto Internazionale e Straniero dell'Universit� di Milano, 1975.


 

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