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Nicola Fabiano

Nicola Fabiano

CURRICULUM VITAE ET STUDIORUM

EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC CAREER

  • Degree in Law, Top grade (magna cum laude) – University of Bari (Italy), 11/12/1989;
  • Postgraduate Degree in Civil Law (Civil Law Specialist – Specialista in Diritto Civile), Camerino University – 27/03/1996;
  • Master in New technologies law, Naples – February 2008;
  • Course Auditor / Lead Auditor ISO/IEC 27001 – 2012;
  • Recognized as suitable after the selection of experts for ERDF OP founds organized by Regione Campania (Italy);
  • Masterclass on Societal Security – European project ASSERT, Bruxelles 28-29 April 2014;
  • Course on “Crisis Manager for over-indebtedness”, Foggia University, 2016-2017;
  • Course on Data Protection and Privacy Rights promoted by the Council of Europe in cooperation with the Italian Bar Council (Consiglio Nazionale Forense – CNF), 2017 (winner).
  • Certified:
    • Information Security Management System professional – ISO 27021:2017
    • Data Protection Officer – UNI 11697:2017
    • Security Manager – UNI 11506:2017
    • Privacy assessor – UNI 11697:2017

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Lawyer, Counsel of Italian High Courts, Civil Law Specialist;
  • Qualified chartered Lawyer (Foggia Bar), Italy, 1993 – present
  • Founder of the STUDIO LEGALE FABIANO, 1994 – present
  • President of the San Marino Data Protection Authority, appinted by the Parliament (Consiglio Grande e Generale) of the Republic of San Marino, 2019 – present;
  • Government advisor appointed by the Congress of State (Government) of the Republic of San Marino as advisor for the drafting of specific legislation on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data, 2017-2018;
  • IT contact person at Bar of Foggia, 2010-present;
  • Member of the Working Group of the FIIF (Fondazione Italiana per l’Innovazione Forense – Italian Foundation for the Forensic Innovation) of the CNF (Consiglio Nazionale Forense – National Bar Council);
  • President of the CINFOR (Centro per l’Informatica e l’Innovazione Forense – Centre for informatics and forensic innovation);
  • Member of the scientific committee and lecturer of the “Advanced training course on the protection of personal data – Data protection officer (DPO)” under the patronage of Italian DPA (Garante) for the protection of personal data, organized by the Italian Bar Council and by the National Council of Engineers – www.corsodpo.it;
  • Member of the “IEEE SA P7007 Ontological Standard for Ethically Driven Robotics and Automation Systems Working Group” and chair of the “Data Privacy and Protection” sub-group;
  • Member of the Technical Committee of “The Eleventh International Conference on Evolving Internet” – INTERNET 2019, June 30, 2019 to July 4, 2019 – Rome, Italy;
  • Enrolled in the list of the experts in Societal Security;

PROFESSIONAL EXPERTIES

Advisor and Trainer in the following area: a) Personal data protection – privacy; b) Internet and Security; c) ICT – Digital Innovation (e-Government, e-Health, Open data, e-signature – Certification Authority)

MEMBERSHIP

MENTIONS AND AWARDS

  • Award for delivering a great keynote address at a plenary session of “The 10th International Multi- Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics: IMCIC 2019”, March 12 – 15, 2019, Orlando, Florida, USA
  • Session’s Best Paper – Section Informatics and Cybernetics “Ethics and the Protection of Personal Data”, at “The 10th International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics: IMCIC 2019”, March 12 – 15, 2019, Orlando, Florida, USA
  • Best paper “Blockchain and Data Protection: The Value of Personal Data” at “9th International Multi- Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics (IMCIC 2018)”, March 13-16 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA;
  • Awarded Paper “European Data Protection Regulation and the Blockchain Analysis of the Critical Issues and Possible Solution Proposals” presentato alla conferenza internazionale “The Tenth International Conference on Evolving Internet – INTERNET 2018”, June 24, 2018 to June 28, 2018 – Venice, Italy
  • Winner of the AI Award “2018 Leading Adviser Awards Leading Data Protection and Privacy Law Adviser of the Year, Italy”
  • Winner of the Italian Enterprise Award 2017 – Best Civil Law Firm 2017 & Excellence Award for Data Protection 2017;
  • Winner of the 8th Annual Global Law Experts Awards 2017 in the Boutique category “Data Protection Law – Law Firm of the Year in Italy”;
  • Academic Member of the Athens Institute for Education and Research, belonging to the Law Research Unit and the Computer Research Unit, 2017;
  • Winner of the course on Data Protection and Privacy Rights promoted by the Council of Europe in cooperation with the Italian Bar Council (Consiglio Nazionale Forense – CNF), 2017;
  • Winner of the 7th Annual Global Law Experts Awards as “Law Firm of the Year in Italy – 2016” for ICT Security and – Internet & E-Commerce, 2016;
  • Mentioned in the document “A Report on the State of PbD to the 33rd International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners” presented by the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada, 2011;
  • Privacy by Design Ambassador, recognised by the Commissioner of Ontario, Dr. Ann Cavoukian, to join a select group of privacy leaders recognized worldwide for their thought leadership, 2010;
  • Thank-you and congratulations letter from the General Consulate of Serbia Republic in Bari, 2008.

MAIN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

  • speaker, “Internet of Things for the Global Community – IoTGC”, Funchal, Madeira Island, July 10th to 13th, 2017;
  • speaker, “2017 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings-2017)”, 21-23 June, Exeter, UK;
  • speaker, “13th Annual International Conference on Information Technology & Computer Science” – Athens Institute for education and research, 15-18 May 2017, Athens (Greece);
  • speaker, “The 1st International conference on Internet of Things – Applications and Infrastructure” 19-20 April 2017 – Isfahan University (Iran);
  • speaker (paper sent), International conference on identification, information and knowledge in the internet of things IIKI, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 2013;
  • speaker, 12th Forum EXPO ICT Security, “Internet of Things: standard privacy attraverso la Privacy by Design”, Rome (Italy) 17/10/2012;
  • speaker, BUTLER EU project, 3rd Plenary meeting, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg 10/9/2012;
  • speaker (paper sent), First International Conference on Security of Internet of Things, AMRITA University, India August 2012;
  • speaker, workshop IoT Security and Privacy, “Internet of Things and Privacy by Design toward a standardisation process”, IoT Week 2012, Venezia 19/06/2012;
  • speaker, “The Internet of Things”, Council launch, «Legal issues» – IMAL Brussels 4/12/2009.

MAIN INTERNATIONAL ARTICLES, PAPERS AND ESSAYS

PAST EXPERIENCE

  • Member of EMG (Member of the External Member Group) of the European project BUTLER;
  • Member of the Advisory board of the European BURBA Project;
  • Contributor to Diritto dell’Internet, IPSOA, Milano, 2008
  • external expert and consultant for ADICONSUM (Italy) for the “EAST – Easy to Stop-it” project, running from January 2007 to December 2008, consists of a combined node for hotline and awareness raising activities in Italy, aimed at guaranteeing a relevant increase of Internet safety for minors, both on the side of supporting the fight against illegal/harmful content and online crime (namely child pornography), and promoting a more responsible, positive and large use of the Web and the new ICTs by minors, thus involving all relevant stakeholders and strengthening synergies with national and EU policies/initiatives, 2008.
  • external expert and consultant for ADICONSUM (Italy) for the Youth Protection Roundtable (YPRT), project funded in the framework of the Safer Internet Action Plan of the European Commission from November 2006 till April 2009. On April 3rd, the first international youth media protection conference took place in Berlin, Germany. It was the fifth meeting of the Youth Protection Roundtable – this time open to the public. The Youth Protection Roundtable will encourage a collaborative and cross-sector dialogue focusing on the optimal mix of effective technology-enhanced strategies on the one hand and education-based strategies on the other hand to enable youths – and responsible adults in the case of minors – for a safe and secure use of the Internet, 2008-2009.
  • external expert and consultant for ADICONSUM (Italy) for the “EAST2 – Easy to Stop-it” project, running from January 2009 to December 2010, consists of a combined node for hotline and awareness raising activities in Italy, aimed at guaranteeing a relevant increase of Internet safety for minors, both on the side of supporting the fight against illegal/harmful content and online crime (namely child pornography), and promoting a more responsible, positive and large use of the Web and the new ICTs by minors, thus involving all relevant stakeholders and strengthening synergies with national and EU policies/initiative, 2009 – 2010.
  • member, on behalf of the Italian node, of the European social networking task force called from the European Commission, 2008 – 2010
  • expert and Consultant of the ADICONSUM as part of the Italian node of the Safer Internet Programme Plus, 2008 – 2010;

CONFERENCES

  • speaker, “Internet of Things for the Global Community – IoTGC”, Funchal, Madeira Island, July 10th to 13th, 2017;
  • speaker, “2017 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings-2017)”, 21-23 June, Exeter, UK;
  • speaker, “13th Annual International Conference on Information Technology & Computer Science” – Athens Institute for education and research, 15-18 May 2017, Athens (Greece);
  • speaker, “The 1st International conference on Internet of Things – Applications and Infrastructure” 19-20 April 2017, Isfahan University, Isfahan (Iran);
  • speaker, “La sicurezza informatica nell’attività professionale” con l’intervento dal titolo “Sicurezza informatica e privacy: le novità del Regolamento europeo”, Foggia 29/4/2016;
  • speaker, “Innovazione digitale in sanità” con l’intervento dal titolo “La privacy nell’era dei Big Data e delle IoT”, San Giovanni Rotondo 13/4/2016;
  • speaker, “Help Desk Commissione Informatica” – convegno FIIF, Siracusa 1-2/4/2016;
  • speaker, “L’Avvocato nel Processo Civile Telematico”, Bari 23/2/2016;
  • speaker, “Conservazione documentale e approfondimenti sul PCT”, Foggia 5/2/2016;
  • speaker, “L’udienza telematica in materia di famiglia”, Foggia 21/1/2016;
  • speaker, course on the digital innovation and the lawyer activities, Peschici 1/12/2015;
  • speaker, course on the digital innovation and the lawyer activities, Manfredonia 10/7/2015;
  • speaker, Apple special event “Apple system in the professional activities”, Rome 19/2/2015;
  • speaker, “Il Processo Civile Telematico: criticità, profili processuali e soluzioni”, Foggia 16/1/2015;
  • speaker, Apple special event “Apple system in the professional activities”, Rome 12/6/2014;
  • speaker, “Il processo civile telematico e le prove informatiche nel giudizio civile”, Foggia 9/5/2014;
  • speaker, Apple special event “Apple system in the professional activities”, Roma 7/5/2014;
  • speaker, “L’uso della PEC e il nuovo processo civile telematico (PCT)”, Cerignola 7/3/2014;
  • speaker, “Il PCT: aspetti processuali e corso di formazione”, Foggia 12-13/2/2014;
  • speaker, “Internet, minori e social network; profili di privacy & security”, CINFOR, Foggia, 24/11/2012;
  • speaker, “La normativa del Processo Civile Telematico”, CINFOR, Foggia, 19/10/2012;
  • speaker, “Internet of Things: standard privacy attraverso la Privacy by Design”, 12° Forum EXPO ICT Security – Roma, 17/10/2012;
  • speaker, workshop BUTLER Project, 3rd Plenary meeting, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 10/09/2012;
  • speaker (paper sent), First International Conference on Security of Internet of Things, Amrita University (India), “Internet of Things: privacy standards through Privacy by Design”, August 2012
  • speaker, workshop IoT Security and Privacy, “Internet of Things and Privacy by Design toward a standardisation process“, IoT Week 2012, Venezia, 19/06/2012
  • speaker, workshop “e-commerce e tutela del consumatore tra normativa nazionale ed europea“, SMAU BOLOGNA 2012, 6/06/2012
  • speaker, workshop “e-commerce e tutela del consumatore tra normativa nazionale ed europea“, SMAU ROMA 2012, 22/03/2012
  • speaker, “Giustizia digitale e professione forense”, “La PEC e la firma digitale secondo le recenti novità legislative”, CINFOR Foggia, 18/06/2011
  • speaker, IP Security Forum 2011, “Videosorveglianza tra tutela della privacy, diritto del lavoro ed esigenze di sicurezza“, Assago (MI), 14/04/2011.
  • speaker, workshop “Il sistema della posta elettronica certificata (PEC) e le firme elettroniche anche alla luce delle modifiche al CAD“, SMAU ROMA 2011, 31/3/2011.
  • speaker, workshop “Il furto d’identità nel web, privacy e l’ausilio delle tecnologie: dalle PETs alla Privacy by Design“, SMAU ROMA 2011, 31/3/2011.
  • speaker, “Il codice privacy per gli studi commerciali e per i loro clienti“, Ordine dei Dottori Commercialisti di Teramo, Teramo, 16/3/2011.
  • speaker, “La privacy e lo studio legale: la corretta gestione ”, Corso di deontologia e previdenza forense, ALC – Associazione Legali di Capitanata, Foggia, 18/12/2010.
  • speaker, “The identity theft and the web 2.0, from PETs to Privacy by Design”, Privacy Day, Arezzo, 12/11/2010.
  • speaker, “La PEC strumento per l’Avvocatura: sua utilità e sue criticità”, CINFOR, Foggia, 18/6/2010.
  • speaker, “Privacy e furto d’identità” (Privacy and identity theft), Forum on “Furto d’identità” (identity theft), ADICONSUM, Roma, 5 March 2009,.
  • speaker, “The European debeate and the proposals of Adiconsum and Save the Children Italy”, Forum on “Giovani e social network. Per un uso sicuro delle tecnologie”, ADICONSUM, Roma, 27 November 2008.
  • speaker, “Firme elettroniche e certificatore europeo tra contesto nazionale e mercato interno comunitario” (e-signature and European certification service provider between national context and EU internal market), Il nuovo diritto, Roma, 8 November 2008.
  • speaker, “La rinnovata importanza del SSL ed i nuovi browser come parte integrante dell’intero sistema di comunicazione sicura, l’effetto spamming” (The renewed importance of SSL certificates and the new browser as part of the whole system of secure communication: the spamming effect), ANSSAIF, Rome, 28 March 2008.

PUBLICATIONS: BOOKS

a) Authored/co-authored

  • “Dalla Posta elettronica alla PEC. L’evoluzione tecnologica dell’attività professionale”, ISBN 9788897164012 , 2010.
  • Next Privacy”, edited by L. Bolognini, D. Fulco, P. Paganini, RCS Etas, 2010
  • Il retratto successorio”, Fabiano-Borrelli, Bologna, Maggioli, 2009.
  • Obbligazioni e responsabilità civile”, Franceschetti-Fabiano-Pepe, Napoli, 1996

b) Chapters and Contributions to edited collections

Trasmissibilità del diritto di prelazione del coerede ex art. 732 c. c.”, in Esercitazioni di Istituzioni di diritto privato, a cura di Stefano Giove e Francesco Ruscello, Foggia, 1996

PUBLICATIONS: ESSAYS

a) Scientific Journal articles

b) Case comments

  • Procedure concorsuali e rilevanza giuridica dell’email”, nota a TAR Lazio, Roma, Sez. III quater, 12 febbraio 2008, n. 1229, in Diritto dell’internet, n. 3/2008
  • Prelazione e retratto nella dinamica dell’art. 732: una fattispecie a formazione progressiva”, in Foro it., 1996, I, 1014, nota a Cassazione del 6 settembre 1994, n. 7666
  • Diritto di prelazione del coerede e sua presunta intrasmissibilità”, in Rass. dir. civ., 1995, fascicolo 2, 422 e segg., nota a Corte di Cassazione del 22 ottobre 1992, n. 11551
  • Contratto di divisione e azione revocatoria”, in Giur. it., 1995, I, 2, 127 e segg., nota a Tribunale di Roma del 22 marzo 1994
  • Case note on Pretura di Benevento del 7/7/1994, in Riv. Giur. del Molise e del Sannio, 1994, fascicolo 3, pag. 23 e segg.
  • Case note on Tribunale di Benevento del 15/1/1994, in Riv. Giur. del Molise e del Sannio, 1994, fascicolo 2, pag. 1 e segg.
  • Case note on Corte di Cassazione, S.U. del 5 agosto 1992, n. 9282, in Foro it., 1993, I, 1544 e segg.
  • Case note on Tribunale di Piacenza del 15 marzo 1990, in Foro it., 1991, I, 636 e segg.

PARTICIPATION IN COURSES AND CONFERENCES

  • Course in “Informatics and law” (Informatica applicata al diritto), Camerino University, 1993
  • Conferences “European private law” (Diritto privato comunitario), Camerino University, 1995
  • Course in “The reform of the civil litigation. The insurance code” (La riforma del processo civile. Il codice delle assicurazioni), Bar of Foggia and Bar of Lucera, 2006
  • Conferences in “European private law” (Diritto privato comunitario), Camerino University, 2007
  • Conference in “The fixed-term contract in the public and private system” (Il contratto a termine tra pubblico e privato), Foggia, 2007
  • Conferences in “Civil law and Internet” (Diritto civile ed internet), Foggia University and Bar of Foggia, 2008
  • Conference in “The translatio iudicii” (La translatio iudicii), Foggia University and Salerno University, 2008
  • Conference in “Risarcimento del danno nei confronti della pubblica amministrazione e riparto di giurisdizione”, Foggia University and Salerno University, 2008
  • Conference in “La strumentalità della misura cautelare nei processi civile e amministrativo”, Foggia University and Salerno University, 2008
  • Conference, “Time management ed esercizio della professione forense”, Centro Studi Avv. Giovanni Scillitani, Foggia, 2008
  • Roundtable discussion on “Online Data Collection, Targeting and Profiling”, European Commission – DG-SANCO, Brusssels, 31 March 2009
  • European Consumer Summit, European Commission – DG-SANCO, Brussels, 1-2 April 2009
  • Conference, “Personal data – more use, more protection?” – European Commission, Brussels, 2009

SKILLS

Knowledge of informatics, new technologies and ICT law.

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