Digital Platforms: Legal and Economic Challenges

Digital Platforms: Legal and Economic Challenges
  Thursday, June 16, 2022

UNIVERSITA' di VERONA | Dipartimento di SCIENZE GIURIDICHE | Dipartimento di ECCELLENZA 2018/2022 MIUR

Centro di Eccellenza per la ricerca su Diritto, Tecnologie e Cambiamenti (IUSTeC)

Team di Ricerca “Platform Law Research”


June 16, 2022 - h 09.10 - 16.00

University of Verona, Italy

Law Department

Via Carlo Montanari 9 - Verona

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Welcome address
STEFANO TROIANO – Head of Law Department, University of Verona
Opening remarks
MATTEO ORTINO – University of Verona

MORNING SESSION h 9.30 – 13.00

Digital platforms: from co-regulation to the relationship between legal orders
FABIO BASSAN – University of Roma Tre
The Digital Services Act: the due diligence framework for digital intermediation
ENRICO CAMILLI – European Commission - DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
The Digital Markets Act: novel framework to regulate gatekeeper power
DENIS SPARAS – European Commission - DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology

coffee break h 11 – 11.30

Data and digital platforms: deep diving in the latest European initiatives
THOMAS TOMBAL – Tilburg University
Competition law and digital markets: adaptation of traditional categories or new rules?
CATERINA FRATEA – University of Verona
Big Speech: structural antitrust for user generated content platforms
KATE KLONICK – St. John's University Law School, USA

LUNCH h 13 – 14.15

AFTERNOON SESSION h 14.15 – 17.30

Between Algorithmic Fairness and Surveillance Capitalism
VASSILIS HATZOPOULOS – Panteion University, Athens
Digital Platforms, Capital Raising and EU Capital Markets Law: Different Shades ofDecentralization
EUGENIA MACCHIAVELLO – University of Genova
Regulatory Sandboxes in Digital Financial Platforms
ANDREA MIGLIONICO – University of Reading, UK

coffee break h 15.30 – 16.00

Legal challenges of online reviews: a call for reform
MATEJA DUROVIC – King's College, London
Digital platforms and the audio-visual industry: opportunities, threats, and European and Stateregulations
MARIA GIUSTI – University of Verona

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Programme Director
Matteo Ortino