Working Papers 2018

An investigation of the right to life according to the ECHR regime: putative asbestos case

By , , , , on September 5, 2018

The right to life article is enshrined in the ECHR with the objective of making its implementation practical and achievable, with corresponding duties that are incumbent on the State,…

Il giudiziario at the bar of politics. La countermajoritarian difficulty nello scontro politico-giuridico sul “muslim ban” del Presidente Trump: una riflessione

By on June 6, 2018

L’annosa ed estremamente controversa questione della legittimità democratica della funzione del controllo di costituzionalità (judicial review) nelle mani del potere giudiziario (federale) e al suo vertice della Corte Suprema…

When tradition overrode identity: the ECJ decision on Taricco II as a two-faced judgment?

By on April 18, 2018

This paper aims at framing the first-hand impressions on the ECJ decision of the Taricco II affair by analyzing its reasoning and comparing its outcome with the former judgment…