Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

February 2016

Directors’ Nomination Process in the U.S. and Italy

February 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
WCC 1010, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
+ Google Map

The Harvard Italian Law Association is pleased to invite you to this spectacular event focused on a key issue of corporate law. We are going to host a fantastic speaker, Prof. Marco Ventoruzzo (Penn State and Bocconi University) who will talk about the process to appoint the board of directors at both Italian and US public corporations. Prof. Mark J. Roe (Harvard Law School) will introduce and moderate. The venue is WCC Room 1010 (Wachtell, Lipton, Rose & Katz Room on…

Find out more »

March 2016

Italian Constitutional Justice in Global Context

March 29, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
WCC 1010, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
+ Google Map

The conference will feature Justice Marta Cartabia as keynote speaker: she is the current vice-President of the Italian Constitutional Court and has also been one of the potential nominees during the Italian Presidential elections. She will present the co-authored book “Italian Constitutional Justice in Global Context” (OUP, 2016), the first book providing an international examination of the Italian Constitutional Court (ItCC) in English. As HILA’s honorary President, she has agreed to deliver a speech together with Prof. V. Barsotti (University of Florence), Prof. A. Simoncini (University…

Find out more »

January 2017

The International Criminal Court at 15

January 26, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

2017 marks the 15th anniversary of the entry into force – on July 1st 2002 – of the Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), signed in Rome (Italy) in 1998. The Harvard Italian Law Students Association (HILA), the Harvard International Law Journal, the Advocates for Human Rights, and the Law and International Development Society intend to celebrate this paramount moment at Harvard Law School. Join us for a panel discussion with Professor Flavia Lattanzi, Italy’s legal advisor during the…

Find out more »

April 2017

Adaptability of EU Companies to the Market for Corporate Control

April 10, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
B010 – Singer Room, 1585 Mass Ave - WCC Building
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Professor Matteo Gatti received his J.D. summa cum laude from the University of Milan, his LL.M. from Harvard Law School. He taught courses and seminars in securities regulation, M&A, and corporate finance as an assistant professor in Milan and worked at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in Italy and in New York. He will tell us about The Adaptability of European Companies to the Market for Corporate Control. Prof. John Coates, John F. Cogan, Jr. Professor of Law and Economics…

Find out more »

Courts and Contracts

April 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WCC 1019, 1585 Mass Ave - WCC Building
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Courts and Contracts April 17th, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm The Harvard Italian Law Association is pleased to invite you to this spectacular event on Italian and European contract law. We are going to host a great speaker, Prof. Carlo Marchetti (University of Milan), who will talk about Courts and Contracts in the light of some recent European decisions. Prof. Charles Fried (Beneficial Professor of Law, Harvard Law School) will introduce and moderate. The venue is WCC Room 1019.…

Find out more »

October 2020

Risky Middlemen: financial regulation, corporate governance, and the hidden costs of clearinghouses

October 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

November 13, 2020, 12 pm Risky Middlemen: financial regulation, corporate governance, and the hidden costs of clearinghouses Professor Paolo Saguato (https://www.law.gmu.edu/faculty/directory/fulltime/saguato_paolo) discusses the topic with Professor Howell Jackson (https://hls.harvard.edu/faculty/directory/10423/Jackson) What are clearinghouses? Why do they keep regulators up at night? And why are they a very delicate and contentious issue in the Brexit negotiations? Clearinghouses, operate by firm such as the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, London Clearing House, Eurex, and Intercontinental Exchange, are the plumbing of modern financial markets, they stand…

Find out more »

Insider Trading and Marcoeconomic Risk

October 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Professor Alessandro Romano (Assistant Professor at Bocconi University – Milan) discusses his forthcoming paper with Professor Holger Spamann (Lawrence R. Grove Professor of Law at Harvard Law School). Register here: https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJckcu2uqTsoHdWY1JX5enVykNLP7S2IZ9T8 Current insider trading law prohibits a company insider from trading in the stocks of her own company based on material non-public information. But the law comes short of prohibiting her from trading in the stocks of connected companies (e.g., suppliers, consumers, and competitors) based…

Find out more »
+ Export Events