Research and Teaching-support Staff
Ms. Flavia MARISI
Research Assistant

Flavia is a Research Assistant in the project "Toward a China-EU Investment Treaty" led by Professor Julien Chaisse and supported by the General Research Fund (GRF), Hong Kong SAR Research Grants Council, 2016-2018. She is completing her Ph.D. thesis at Ghent University about the Environment in Investor-State Dispute Settlement. Italian qualified lawyer since 2014, she worked at the Court of Justice of the European Union, the European Commission (Directorate General for the Environment), Jones Day, and an environmental NGO. She is a guest lecturer in Comparative Civil Procedure both at the University of Milan Bicocca (since 2012) and the University of Milan, where she graduated with 110/110 Summa cum Laude. She specialized in EU Law with an LL.M. at the College of Europe, Bruges, and studied also at the University of California, Berkeley, University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Sheffield Hallam University, and Tsinghua University in Beijing.

Education and Professional Qualifications
  • Admitted to practice law (avvocato), Italy, 2014
  • LL.M., College of Europe, Bruges, 2012
  • Master of Laws, University of Milan, 2011
  • Certificate of the World Intellectual Property Organization Summer School, Washington D.C., 2011
  • Visiting Scholar bursary, Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley, 2010
  • Diploma of the China Intellectual Property Summer Institute, Tsinghua University, 2010
  • Diploma of the Collegio di Milano, 2010
  • LL.B., University of Milan, 2008
  • Erasmus Scholarship, Sheffield Hallam University, 2007
Research Interests
  • Investment Law
  • Environmental Law
  • International Arbitration
  • Comparative Civil Procedure
  • Relationship between Law and Music
Publications on EU Law
  • From preeminence to balance: A Comparative View Between Court Decisions and Violin-Keyboard Sonatas, Review of Artistic Education n 9-10, "George Enescu" University of Arts Iaşi, Romania, 2015, ISSN 2069 –7554, pp. 82-90
  • Towards a one-speed system of justice: arbitral tribunals and article 267 TfEU, Revista europea de historia de las ideas políticas y de las instituciones públicas, n. 9, Malaga, Spain, 2015, pp. 169-180
  • Recepţia Deciziei Mangold: de la plângerea ultra vires la dialogul constituţional, Analele Universităţii Din Bucureşti - Seria Drept, Analele Universității București, Seria Drept, nr. 1, Romania, 2015, ISSN 1011-0623, pp. 212-227
  • Musical Improvisation and Judicial Activism, Review of Artistic Education n 7-8, "George Enescu" University of Arts Iaşi, Romania, 2014, ISSN 2069 – 7554, pp. 34-39
  • Conflict and Cooperation between the European Court of Justice and the Member States Constitutional Courts: The Mangold and Honeywell Cases, Selected Proceedings, University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA, 2013
  • Il Class Action Arbitration, la sua evoluzione negli Stati Uniti e la sua possibile introduzione nell'Unione Europea, GRIN Verlag, München-Ravensburg, Germany, 2012, 280 pages
  • Identità nazionale e identità europea. Un confronto tra la giurisprudenza della Corte Costituzionale italiana e tedesca e la musica. Proceedings of the National Conference. In F. Casucci and M.P. Mittica (eds.) Il contributo di law & humanities nella formazione del giurista. Atti del quarto convegno nazionale,,vol 6, Benevento, Italy, 2012, pp. 225-236
Publications on Comparisons
  • The Concept of Nature and its Application in the Legal, Musical and Educational Fields, Review of Artistic Education, No. 11-12, Universitatea George Enescu, Iasi, Romania, 2016, pp. 73-78
  • Jerarquías en la música y en el derecho: análisis schenkeriano y los principios generales del derecho, in Sheila Martinez Diaz et al. (eds.), Diversidad y confluencias, Actas VII Jornadas de Jòvenes Musicòlogos y Estudiantes de Musicologia, 2015, 145-156
  • Ethology, in: William Forde Thompson (ed.), Music in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, SAGE Publications, Thousand Oaks, California, USA, 2014, vol I, pp. 418-423
  • Citation and the principle of authority: a comparative view between law, the arts, muisc and scientific writing, Conference Proceedings of Educatia artistica in contextual mediului social-cultural al sec. XXI, 7-8, Universitatea de Stat "Alecu Russo" din Balti, Moldova, 2013, pp. 192-196
  • Law and Music: Copyright and Neighboring Rights: Composers' and Performers' Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs), Review of Artistic Education n 5-6, "George Enescu" University of Arts Iaşi, Romania, 2013, ISSN 2069 – 7554, pp. 25-32
  • Assessing Evidence: Judges and Musical Performers as Fact-Finders, REIJE. Revista Jurìdica de Investigaciòn Educativa, n. 5, Malaga, Spain, 2012, ISSN 1989-8754, pp. 147-162
  • Interpretaciòn musical y interpretaciòn constitucional, Iuris Omnes – Revista de la Corte Superior de Justìcia de Arequipa, Peru, 2011, XIII, 2, pp. 187-194
  • Judicial Interpretation and Musical Performing Practice: A Comparison, International Journal of the Arts in Society, vol 5, issue 5, Illinois, USA, 2011, ISSN 1833-1866, pp. 289-302
  • Ermeneutica giuridica ed ermeneutica musicale: una proposta di comparazione, ISLL – Italian Society for Law and Literature, Bologna, Italy, 2011, ISSN 2035-553X, pp. 1-16
  • Il testamento biologico: le problematiche giuridiche connesse con il rifiuto delle cure. Una panoramica tra Stati Uniti e Italia, GRIN Verlag, München-Ravensburg, Germany, 2008, 129 pages