20 -23 June 2019   I   Rome, Italy

Join us at EYBA Summer Conference 2019 hosted by the European Young Bar Association and Conferenza dei Giovani Avvocati del Consiglio dell’Ordine degli Avvocati di Roma.

The conference is an excellent opportunity to learn, explore the city, and network with over a hundred colleagues from all across Europe. The seminars’ topics include: Food Law, Fashion Law, Sanctioning regime of market abuse offences, International Legal Careers, International and domestic trusts, International Employment Law – and more. Among the highlights of the academic programme is a speech by Pres. Guido Raimondi, former President of the European Court of Human Rights. For the full programme, please visit the conference website: summerconference.info.


Thursday, 20 June
7.00PM-onwards Aperitivo on the Roof Top at Villa Spalletti Trivelli
Address: Via Piacenza, 4
Dress code: Casual elegant attire
Friday, 21 June

Registration – Breakfast

Address: Piazza Cavour

Dress Code: business casual


Welcome remarks:

Antonino Galletti – Chair of the Rome Bar Association
Giulia Guagliardi – Secretary of the Rome Young Bar Association
Guillaume Tatoueix – President of the EYBA
Alberto Vermiglio – President of AIGA


Lecture 1: Avv. Luca Pardo, founding Partner of the law firm ONTIER Pardo Vicenzi & Associati

What does it mean to be a global lawyer?


Lecture 2: avv. Raffaella Betti Berutto, Partner of the law firm Gianni Origoni Grippo Cappelli & partners

Gig economy and Digital Labour Platforms: How to guarantee decent work

11.00-11.30  Coffee break

Lecture 3: Prof. Avv. Alessandra Livi, Partner of the law firm Coccia De Angelis Vecchio

International and internal trusts


Lecture 4: Avv. Davide Sangiorgio, founding Partner of the law firm Lunghini-Sangiorgio

Market abuse offences and double jeopardy


Conclusive speech: Pres. Guido Raimondi, former President of the European Court of Human Rights

The European Convention on Human Rights

13.00-14.30 Lunch break 
14.30-15.45 EYBA AGM 2019 at the Supreme Court of Cassation
15.45-18.00 Team building activity in the City Centre “EYBA Treasure Hunt”
Address: Starting Point Piazza Cavour in front of the Supreme Court
18.00-19.30 Free time
19.30-23.00 Aperidinner at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle
Address: Piazza Venezia, 11
Dress code: casual elegant
Saturday, 22 June
9.00-9.30 Registration
Address: Luiss University, Viale Romania, 32, Aula Chiesa
Dress code: business casual
9.30-9.45 Welcome speech
9.45-11.00 Food Law Panel – The protection of Italian food products between regulations and new technologies
Amelia Cuomo, Pasta Cuomo
Guido Foglia, NCTM Law Firm
Cesare Galli, IP Law Galli
Virgilio Maretto, pOsti
Daniele Rossi, Confagricoltura
11.00-11.15 Coffee break
11.15-12.30 Fashion Law Panel – Copycats and imitation: protecting fashion brands
Sofia L. Barabino, DLA Piper
Claudio Bergonzi, INDICAM
Monica Riva, Clifford Chance
12.30-14.30 Lunch at Luiss – Borghetto
14.30-16.15 Free time
16.15-18.10 City Sightseeing Bus Tour (1h40m)
Address: meeting point at Via Ludovisi, 47
18.10-20.00 Free time
20.00-1.00 Gala Dinner at Les Etoiles Roof Top Restaurant
Address: Via dei Bastioni, 1
Dress code: black tie or national dress

After-party at Profumo Spazio Sensoriale

(optional, not included in the conference fee; entrance €25)

Address: Via di Villa Lauchli, 1

Sunday, 23 June

For those who are not leaving early in the morning and forgot to say goodbye the night
before, there will be an optional lunch (not included in the fees).

Time and location tbc.

Organising Committee

For any questions regarding the conference, the programme, or the registration process, please contact the Organising Committee by e-mail eybarome@gmail.com

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