The Civil Law Approach to Discovery: A Comparative Overview of the Taking of Evidence in the Anglo-American and Continental Arbitration Systems - Chapter 13

Giorgio Bernini
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38 pages
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PDF from "The Leading Arbitrators' Guide to International Arbitration - 2nd Edition"
March, 2008
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Giorgio Bernini was formerly a Full Professor holding the Chairs of Commercial Law and of Arbitration Law at the University of Bologna. He was a Member of the Italian Parliament, Minister of Foreign Trade, President of the Italian Railways System Company (R.F.I.) S.p.A., Giorgio Bernini is now a special counsel to Studio Bernini - Studio Professionale Associato/Baker & McKenzie in Bologna. Professor Bernini has held a number of prestigious public office positions including acting as the Italian representative to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and was currently the Honorary President of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA), of which he was the President from 1986 to 1994.