Dr. Isabella Ferrari (Ph.D. in Comparative Law) Personal data

Dr. Isabella Ferrari (Ph.D. in Comparative Law) Personal data

Dr. Isabella Ferrari (Ph.D. in Comparative Law) Personal data: Nationality: Italian; Date of birth: December, 3rd 1978; Place of birth: Carpi (Modena) Languages: English, Italian, German, E-mail: isabella.ferrari@unimore.it ; isabella.ferrari@post.harvard.edu; Phone: 0522.523027; Fax: 0522.523105 Current Position: 2016-today: adjunct professor in Private Law; 2016: Module leader for the Erasmus Course on Private Law (in English), Law School, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2014-today: qualified as associate professor for private comparative law (national qualifying examination for professorship run by the Italian Ministry of Education in 2013); 2012-today: Lecturer and staff member within the Jean Monnet Module on EU integration and the role of cross-border adoption; 2012-today: Lecturer and staff member within the Jean Monnet Module on the creation of a European ius commune: harmonisation of family law; 2011-today: Research Assistant at the University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia (research grant 2011-2015; sector IUS/02: comparative private law); 2003-today: Teaching assistant for the following courses at the Private Comparative Law Course and for the International Law Course, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia (since 2003).

Teaching activities: 2018-today: adjunct professor in International Private Law: procedure and theory, sector IUS/13, Law School-Master degree for Lawyers and Judges, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2016-2017: adjunct professor in Private Law (in English), sector IUS/01, 12 ECTS, Law School, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2016-today: Erasmus Course on Private Law (in English), 6 ECTS, Law School, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2012-2015: Jean Monnet Module on European Family Law, School of Education and Human Sciences, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2012-2015: Jean Monnet Module on inter-country adoption, School of Education and Human Sciences, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2012-oggi: tutor for internships within the Second Degree Programme E T4, School of Education and Human Sciences, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia; 2007-2009: Course in FAD (distance education) on Comparative and International LAw, Ius/02, Faculty of Formation Sciences, University of Studies of Modena and Reggio Emilia.

Post Graduate Education: 2008-09 Harvard Law School, Graduate Program 2009, VR: "Crisi dei sub-prime e conseguenze sulla casa di abitazione familiare: a comparative study on family home in USA and in Italy”, research supervisor Prof. Halley, selected after a competitive exam for mobility actions within the programme of cultural collaboration of the University of Studies of Modena & Reggio Emilia with foreigner universities 2008/09; 2005-08 University of Studies of Palermo (scholarship awarded): PhD in Comparative Private Law

with a dissertation on UK conveyancing 2007 London School of Economics – Introduction to English Law 2004 Leyden – Amsterdam COLUMBIA Summer Program in American Law Education: 2003 University of Modena - Reggio Emilia, Law Faculty, graduated cum laude with a dissertation thesis on Private Comparative Law: “Il sistema della trascrizione immobiliare nella common law inglese. Analisi di diritto comparato”[The land registration system in UK]. Supervisor: prof. M.D. Panforti 1998 UCSD Summer Program on American Law 1996 Comenius Programme Memberships: 2014/ad oggi AUSE-Associazione Universitaria Studi Europei 2011/today Shelter Box Nord Italia onlus (branch of Shelter Box org): expert on international legal affairs and member of the board; 2011 Italy-China Science and Techonology (Visiting Academics and Researchers) 2009/today Rotary Club Modena Muratori 2008/today Italian Society of Harvard School; 2008/today Italian Caucus at Harvard; 2008/today ISFL(International Society of Family Law); 2008/today ISSNAF (Italian Scientists and Scholars Foundation in North America); 2008/today European Harvard Society; 2008/today CÆDIC (Centro Studi Æmilia di Diritto Comparato), member of the board; 2008/today MITaly Italian Association at the Massachussetts Institute of Technology; 2005/today AIDC (Italian Society for Comparative Law) 1998/2008 Rotaract Club Modena (President 2005/06) Researches: MASA, member of the legal experts' team appointed by the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, International Academy on Motorvehicles, 2018; ROBOMORE, legal expert for the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia within the project euROBOTICS, 2018; "Autonomous vehicles, privacy and car test", 2017, member of the legal experts' team appointed by the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, International Academy on Motorvehicles; "Investigation on adults' and minors' adoption in Japan in the frame of comparative and international private law", 2016 University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Tokyo, Japan: Visiting Scholar; "Private comparative law research on minors' adoption", 2013 Institut für ausländisches und internationales Privatund Wirtschaftsrecht der Universität Heidelberg, Der Ruprecht-KarlsUniversität Heidelberg: visiting researcher; “Jean Monnet Module on the creation of a European ius commune: harmonisation of family law”, co-recipient (with Prof.

M.D. Panforti) of fundings under the Jean Monnet Programme: Key Activity 1, Lifelong Learning Programme – Call for Proposals 2012 (EAC/27/11), Reference: 529762-LLP-2012-IT-AJM-MO; “Jean Monnet Module on EU integration and the role of cross-border adoption”, co-recipient (with Prof. M.D. Panforti) of fundings under the Jean Monnet Programme: Key Activity 1, Lifelong Learning Programme – Call for Proposals 2012 (EAC/27/11), Reference: 529741-LLP-2012- IT-AJM-MO; “Generational transfers of family businesses in Italy and in Germany. A comparative analysis”,

research financed by the Deutsch-Italienisches Hochuschulzentrum, Vigoni Project for research exchange between Italian and German Universities, University of Modena &Reggio Emilia and Freie Universität Berlin, 2010/11; “Sending, receiving and zero-impact Countries: different approaches towards international adoption (Italia, Cina e Giappone: Paese ricevente, Paese d'origine e Paese contrario all'adozione. Analisi di diritto comparato)”, research financed by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Department of Linguistic Studies on Textuality and Translation, University of Modena-Reggio Emilia, International Project 2009/10; “Minors rights and peace's promotion, research promoted by Centro Studi sulle Culture della Pace e della Sostenibilità and financed by Emilia Romagna, 2009-10; “Family Mediation”, research of the Harvard Negotiators, Harvard Law School 2009, financed by Harvard Law School, MA, USA; “A comparative study on family home in USA and in Italy”, research presented at Harvard Law School, MA, USA as a VR 2009, financed by University of Modena-Reggio Emilia (Cofinanziamento di Azioni di Mobilità di Ateneo: Bando 2008); “Financial support for poor families in Italy”, paper presented at the 13th International Society Family Law Meeting in Vienna (september 18th 2008); “Child-friendly justice”, research coordinated by prof.

M.D. Panforti for the the CDCJ (2008), Strasbourg, 2008; “Immigrazione, multiculturalismo, riduzione dei conflitti interetnici e convivenza civile”[Immigration, Multiculturalism, ethnic conflicts' reduction and civil cohabitation], strategic project, Department of Linguistic Studies on Textuality and Translation, University of Modena-Reggio Emilia, 2008-09; “The invisibles' city: migrations, institutions, cultures” (“La ‘città degli invisibili’: migrazioni, istituzioni, culture”), research promoted by Centro Studi sulle Culture della Pace e della Sostenibilità and financed by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, 2008-10; “La casa familiare: conflitti interpersonali e dinamiche sociali in Europa” [The Family Home], (research financed by FAR, Department of Linguistic Studies on Textuality and Translation, University of Modena-Reggio Emilia; public lecture on December 14th 2007); “Casa familiare e dinamiche di inclusione sociale” [The Family Home and social inclusion's dynamics], years 2006/07, organized by prof.

Maria Donata Panforti, within the research on “Cultures' conflicts and communication” (research financed by the Italian Ministry for University and Research, PRIN Funds 2008); “Politiche per la casa e rischi di discriminazione”[Housing policies and discriminations' risks], Department of Linguistic Studies on Textuality and Translation, University of Modena-Reggio Emilia, FAR Funds 2007-08; “Politiche per la casa e modelli di integrazione fra culture”[Housing policies and integration models between different cultures], research of the Centro Studi sulle Culture della Pace e della Sostenibilità, financed by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, 2007; “La casa di abitazione familiare.

Analisi di diritto comparato” [The Family Home. Comparative Law Analysis], years 2004/05, (research financed by FAR, Department of Linguistic Studies on Textuality and Translation, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia); “Le situazioni affidanti”, national coordinator prof. M. Lupoi, years 2002/03 (research financed by the Italian Ministry for University and Research); “Progetto interdisciplinare di studi e ricerche. Scontro di civiltà, omologazione o dialogo tra culture? Riflessioni su diversità e conflitto come possibili risorse per la pace. Politiche della casa e modelli di integrazione fra culture” [Interdiciplinary Project on Cultures' conflicts, homologation or .

dialogue?], year 2003.

Conferences, Lectures and Panel presentations September 27, 2018, Modena: Autonomous vehicles: who is liable if nobody drives?”, speaker at

the international conference on “Smart Roads: the digital revolution” organised by MASAModena Automotive Smart Area at the Autodromo di Modena; Giugno 28, 2018, Innsbruck: “Familiennamen, persönliche Identität und Bewegungsfreiheit: vergleichende Analyse zwischen Italien und der EU“, r paper presentation at the Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Universität Innsbruck; July 25-29, 2017, Amsterdam: "Policies on surname and cross-border families?", paper presentation at the XVI World Conference of the International Society Family Law; July 6-8, 2017, Pavia: “Il riconoscimento giuridico della famiglia nella costruzione dell'Europa unita”, paper presentation at the AUSE International Conference on "La costruzione del modello economico e sociale europeo"; July 17-19, 2015, Venice: “Different EU rules on surnames and the right to identity”, paper presentation at the AUSE International Conference on The European Economic Union: Economic, Social and Institutional Aspects; June 11-13, 2015, Palermo: “Teaching comparative law to non-lawyers: in the wake of Langdell”, paper presentation at the XXIII Colloquio Biennale dell'Associazione Italiana di Diritto Comparato, Università degli Studi di Palermo; May 30-June 1, 2013, Salerno, “To adopt, or not to adopt, that is the question”, paper presentation at the XXII Colloquio biennale AIDC-Associazione Italiana di Diritto Comparato, University of Salerno; June 28-29, 2012, Aosta, “Children rights' protection within adoption”, speaker at the III Colloquio biennale dei giovani comparatisti on Regolare, attribuire, tutelare nelle indagini comparatistiche, organised by the Italian Society of Comparative Law-AIDC, University of Aosta; Apr.

27, 2012, Reggio Emilia, "Adoption and the birth-family", speaker at the Colloquium under the auspices of the International Society of Family Law -Excetive Council, Department of Education and Human Sciences, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; Dec. 1, 2011, Modena, Italy, "Inter-country adoption", lecture, Department of Education and Human Sciences, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; July. 19-23, 2011, Lyon, France, "Fostercare and adoption: doubled family solidarieties?", speaker at the 14th World Conference on Intergenerational Obligations, organised by the International Society of Family Law; June 13-16, 2011, Hong Kong City University , speaker at the workshop on International Adoption organised jointly with Dr.

Ayako Harada (Waseda University Institute of Comparative Law, Tokyo, Japan), Assistant Prof. Chunyan Ding (Law School of City University of Hong Kong); April-July 2011, Beijing, China: research on intercountry adoption (Institute of Population Research, Peking University); Nov. 26, 2010, Modena, Italy, "L'accesso alla casa degli immigrati dal punto di vista giuridico"[The access to the family home for immigrants], speaker at the conference on Migrazioni. temi e questioni tra Italia e Francia, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; Oct. 8, 2010, Modena, Italy, co-organiser (with prof. M.D.Panforti) of the conference on "Trust e responsabilità endofamiliare.

Novità in tema di diritto di famiglia"[Trust and responsibilities within the family. Novelties concerning family law], in collaboration with the Bar Association of Modena and the Legal Foundation of Modena; December 2009-December 2010, Berlin: research on adoption in Germany as compared to Italy (Staatsbibliothek, Unter den Linden 8, Berlin); Nov. 12, 2009, Modena, Italy, "Introduction to the English property law", lecture, Department of Languages' sciences and cultures, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; Nov. 11, 2009, Reggio Emilia, Italy, "Separation and divorce: family law in Italy", lecture, Faculty of Formation's Sciences, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; Apr.

3, 2009, Modena, Italy, co-organiser (with prof. M.D.Panforti) of the conference on "Le nuove esigenze abitative nell'evolversi del diritto delle locazioni"[New housing needs and the evolution of the leasing law];

Mar. 19, 2009, Modena, Italy, "Introduction to the Hague Convention", lecture, Department of Languages' sciences and cultures, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; Jan. 22, 2009, Cambridge, Boston, MA, USA, “A comparative study on family home in USA and in Italy”, speaker for the research presentation at the Harvard Law School; Sep. 20, 2008, Vienna, Austria, "Financial support for poor families in Italy", speaker at the 13th World Conference on Family finances, organised by the International Society of Family Law; Dec. 14, 2007, Modena, Italy, co-organiser (with prof. M.D.Panforti) of the conference on "La casa familiare: conflitti interpersonali e dinamiche sociali in Europa"[The family home: private conflicts and social dynamics in Europe]; Nov.

29, 2007, Modena, Italy, "Introduction to the English property law", lecture, Law School, University of Modena -Reggio Emilia; July 2007, London: research on the Land Registration Act 2002 (London School of Economics). Recent list of all relevant publications: 1. “Robots for the family: protection of personal data and civil liability”, in The International Survey of Family Law 2018 Edition (edited by Margaret F. Brinig), vol. 1, 2018, Intersentia, ISBN: 978-1-78068-663-9, p. 297-320; 2. “La riforma italiana del diritto di famiglia nel processo d'integrazione europea”, in A sessant'anni dai Trattati di Roma: dal mercato comune all'Unione economica e monetaria.

Verso la società europea (edited by Marco Mascia, Daniela Preda, Francesco Velo), Cacucci Editore, Bari, 2018, ISBN: 978-88-6611-705-6, p. 113-125; 3. “Family relationships in Italy after the 2016 reform: the new provisions on civil unions and cohabitation”, in The International Survey of Family Law 2017 Edition (edited by Fareda Banda, Margaret F Brinig), Jordan Publishing Ltd, Bristol, 2017, ISBN 9781784732752, p. 169-200; 4. “Normative europee in materia di cognome e diritto all’identità”, in L’Unione Economica Europea: aspetti Economici, Sociali e Istituzionali (edited by Marco Mascia, Francesco Velo), Cacucci Editore, Bari, 2016, ISBN: 978-88-6611-477-2, p.

240-249; 5. “Uniform Parentage Act”, in The Social History of the American Family: An encyclopedia (Editors: M. J. Coleman & L. H. Ganong), SAGE Publications Ltd, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2014, ISBN 9781452286167, vol. 3, p. 1399-1400; 6. Land Law nell'era digitale. Le recenti riforme britanniche, CEDAM Editore, Padova, 2013, ISBN 978-88-13-34477-1, p. 1-248; 7. “Italy dealing with orphanages' closing: make a virtue of necessity”, in Parents and children in a narrowing world. Issues on adoption, Mucchi editore, Modena 2013, ISBN 978 88 7000 619 3, p. 87-107; 8. Parents and children in a narrowing world.

Issues on adoption (edited by Ferrari I., Panforti M.D.), Mucchi editore, Modena 2013, ISBN 978 88 7000 619 3, p. 1-165; 9. “Registration: il sistema inglese della trascrizione immobiliare”, in Abitare. Contratti e tutela giudiziaria, Mucchi editore, Modena, 2013, ISBN 978-88-7000-612-4, p. 71-89; 10. Abitare. Contratti e tutela giudiziaria (edited by Ferrari I., Panforti M.D., Valente C.), Mucchi editore, Modena, 2013, ISBN 978-88-7000-612-4, p. 1-140; 11. “Adoption and foster care: doubled family solidarities?”, in H.Fulchiron (General Editor) Les solidarités entre générations/Solidarity between generations, Larcier Bruylant, Bruxelles 2013, ISBN 9782802739982, p.

257-279; 12. “Informal Divorce” (General Editor Dr. Robert Emery), in Cultural Sociology of Divorce, SAGE Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2013, ISBN 9781412999588, vol. 2, p. 574-575; 13. “International Divorce” (General Editor Dr. Robert Emery), in Cultural Sociology of Divorce, SAGE Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2013, ISBN 9781412999588, vol. 2, p. 579-585; 14. “Geteilte Obsorge: Die jüngste italienische Reform im Familienrecht“ [Joint custody in the Italian legal system], in iFamZ Interdisziplinäre Zeitschrift für Familienrecht, Linde Verlag,

Wien, Heft 05/2012, ISSN: 1819-3889, p. 230-232; 15. “I più invisibili degli invisibili: i minori” [The most invisible among the invisibles: the minors] (with M.D.Panforti e C.Valente), in (edited by C. Baraldi) Gli invisibili. La condizione degli immigrati nella società, Bonanno, Roma, 2012, ISBN 978-88-7796-899-9, p. 65-91; 16. “Gran Bretagna”, in Rapporti familiari ed esigenze abitative. Le risposte in uno studio comparato, Mucchi editore, Modena 2011, ISBN 978-88-7000-560-8, p. 159-181; 17. “Uno sguardo d'insieme” (with M.D.Panforti e C.Valente), in Rapporti familiari ed esigenze abitative.

Le risposte in uno studio di diritto comparato, Mucchi editore, Modena 2011, ISBN 978-88-7000-560-8, p. 249-262; 18. “L'adozione internazionale” [Intercountry adoption], in (edited by Bondi M., Buonanno G., Giacobazzi C.) Appartenenze Multiple: prospettive interdisciplinari su immigrazione, identità e dialogo interculturale, Officina Edizioni, Roma 2011, ISBN: 9788860490902, p. 151-159; 19. “La casa familiare tra diritto italiano e straniero” [The family home in Italian and foreigner law], in La casa familiare. Conflitti interpersonali e dinamiche sociali in Europa, Mucchi Eeditore, Modena 2010, ISBN 978-88-7000-526-4, p.

149-173; 20. La casa familiare. Conflitti interpersonali e dinamiche sociali in Europa [The family home. Personal conflicts and social dynamics in Europe], (edited by Panforti M.D., Ferrari I.), Mucchi Editore, Modena 2010, ISBN 978-88-7000-526-4, p. 1-192; 21. A Guidebook: navigating custody and access negotiation (with Abreha L, Antler R, Ferrari I, Goldman R, James M, Lin E, Rizk C, Schweikert J, Sotiropoulou A, Uthoff B, Winokur E), Harvard Negotiators, Cambridge 2008, p. 1-8; 22. “Financial support for poor families in Italy”, at http://www.law2.byu.edu/isfl/subpapers2008conf.php, Brigham Young University Law School, Utah, USA 2008; 23.

La casa familiare nel diritto italiano: disciplina giuridica e incentivi fiscali” [The family home within the Italian law: legal rules and tax benefits] (with Pighi F.), in (edited by Baraldi C.) Il dialogo tra le culture-Diversita’ e conflitti come risorse di pace, Donzelli Editore, Roma 2008, ISBN 978-88-6036-275-9, p. 239-252; 24. PhD dissertation on “Vendita immobiliare e registration nelle recenti riforme inglesi” [Conveyancing and recordation of interests in land in UK], UniPa, 2008, p. 1-394.