In Italia il Senato approva una mozione unitaria che istituisce una task force ministeriale per il contrasto alla sottrazione internazionale di minori

In data 14 Aprile 2016, il Senato della Repubblica ha approvato due atti di indirizzo che riguardano misure di contrasto alla sottrazione internazionale di minori: l’ordine del giorno unitario n. 1 e la mozione n. 552 (Testo 2) La sottrazione internazionale dei minori è un fenomeno sempre crescente per diverse concause che lo alimentano, tra cui … Continue reading In Italia il Senato approva una mozione unitaria che istituisce una task force ministeriale per il contrasto alla sottrazione internazionale di minori

Milan, 8-9 June: Judicial Training on International Child Abduction

On Thursday 8th and Friday 9th of June the University of Milano-Bicocca will organize and host a training session which is part of the project “EU Judiciary Training on Brussels IIa Regulation: from South to East”, cofounded by the EU DG Justice and organized by the University of Milano-Bicocca. The project, lead by Prof. Costanza … Continue reading Milan, 8-9 June: Judicial Training on International Child Abduction

A Milano due giornate di studio sul Diritto europeo della famiglia

Nelle giornate di oggi 10 maggio e domani 11 maggio, presso il Palazzo di Giustizia di Milano, la Scuola Superiore della Magistratura in collaborazione con l’Ordine Avvocati di Milano organizza l’incontro internazionale DIRITTO EUROPEO DELLA FAMIGLIA: COME CAMBIA IL REGOLAMENTO BRUXELLES II-BIS. Responsabili del corso (che si terrà sia in inglese che in italiano, con traduzione in … Continue reading A Milano due giornate di studio sul Diritto europeo della famiglia

Rome: important conference on European Integration

Last 24th of March, for the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaties of Rome, “Roma 3 University” has organized a major conference entitling EUROPEAN INTEGRATION AND SUPRANATIONALISM. The conference began in joint session for the greetings and thanks, and then proceed with two parallel sections, both very interesting (see program … Continue reading Rome: important conference on European Integration

Italy – The Court of Appeal of Trento recognizes the parent-child relationship between two children born to a surrogated mother and a non-biological father

On the 23 February 2017, the Court of Appeal of Trento rendered a landmark order which gave legal effect in Italy to a Canadian decision on the issue of children born from surrogacy to a same-sex couple. The children, both now aged 6, were born in Canada to a surrogate mother through artificial insemination of … Continue reading Italy – The Court of Appeal of Trento recognizes the parent-child relationship between two children born to a surrogated mother and a non-biological father

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights decides in the Paradiso Campanelli case: there was no violation of article 8

On the 27 of January the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg rendered the FINAL DECISION on the sensitive issue of surrogate motherhood, examining the case of the Italian spouses Paradiso and Campanelli. The facts are well known: In 2011 the Italian couple went to Russia in order to have a … Continue reading The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights decides in the Paradiso Campanelli case: there was no violation of article 8

Italy: Enacted the new Statute on civil Unions

Last week (on January 27) the Official Gazette of Italian Law has published the final version of a Legislative Decree (D.Lgs. 19 gennaio 2017, n. 7) which finally provides the international law rules for the regulation of civil unions. This decree makes some important changes to the Italian act on private international law (L. 31 maggio … Continue reading Italy: Enacted the new Statute on civil Unions

Some pictures of the meeting held in Milan last November

On November 28 and 29, 2016 the University of Milano-Bicocca hosted a meeting of the staff working on the “EU Judiciary Training on Brussels IIa Regulation: From South to East” project. The meeting was devoted to settle on some organizational issues in regard of final training and to discuss the draft of works and some … Continue reading Some pictures of the meeting held in Milan last November

Italy – Italian Supreme Court clarifying principles about applicable law and recognition of foreign decisions in divorce matters

The Italian Supreme Court (Corte Suprema di Cassazione, Sezione Prima Civile), with a decision published on the 1st of December (n. 24542/2016), has determined that the foreign judgment on divorce should be recognized in Italy although it hangs a separation procedure. In particular, this occurs when the foreign law does not provide for the institute … Continue reading Italy – Italian Supreme Court clarifying principles about applicable law and recognition of foreign decisions in divorce matters