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Anna Masutti

Full Professor

Department of Legal Studies

Academic discipline: IUS/06 Navigation and Air Law

Curriculum vitae


2018: Panel Member - Reaccreditation Panel for the Assessment of the Advanced Master of Laws Programmes of Leiden University, The Netherlands

2013 - 2016:member of the ALIAS Project:

Since 2010: Tenured Professor of Air Law at the University of Bologna, where she lectures in Air Law and on Introduction to Company Law. She coordinates the School in Aviation Management.

Since 2001: Associate Professor of Air Law at the University of Bologna.
Also lecturing on Introduction to Company Law.

Since 2003: Member of the Scientific Board for the Masters in Aviation Sciences and Flight Security. Responsible for the juridical component of the Masters.

Since 2003: Professor for the Masters in Competition and Regulation in Public Utilities - Università Tor Vergata of Rome.

2002: Visiting professor, Faculty de Ciencias Jurìdicas Universidad de Las Palmas - Spain.

Since 1998: Professor and coordinator for Masters in Economics of Transport and Logistics - Faculty of Law – Bologna.

1997-2002: Professor for Masters in Tourism Economics and Management - Università Ca' Foscari – Venice.

1997-2001: Collaborator, Maritime Law – Faculty of Economics – Università Ca' Foscari – Venice.

1997-1999: Professor ex art. 100 DPR n. 382/1980 of International Air Law – Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, University of Bologna (Forlì)

1996-1997: Professor ex art. 100 DPR n. 382/1980 of Air Law – Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, University of Bologna (Forlì)

1997 Tulane University – USA, participation in a course on Private Law and American Competition.

1994-1996: Professor - Air Law and International Commercial Law – Faculty of Law Università di Camerino (Italy).

1996: Professor - Air Law - Faculty of Engineering – University of Bologna.

1993-1994: Post Doctorate in Maritime Law - Institute of Air and Maritime Law, Messina (Italy).

1991-1993: Dottorato di Ricerca (PhD) in Air and Maritime Law – University of Rome – La Sapienza. Thesis: “Soggetti attivi e passivi delle obbligazioni derivanti dalla prestazione di soccorso in mare” (Active and Passive Subjects of the Obligations Deriving from Salvage).

1991: Volunteer assistant, Faculty of Aerospace Engineering – Bologna.

1988: Volunteer assistant, Faculty of Law – Air and Maritime Law – University of Bologna.

Guest speaker at numerous congresses regarding Air, Maritime, Transport Law and in various specialisation courses for lawyers and professors at the ‘Fondazione forense' of Bologna.

Books, monographs, journals, etc.

- She is a member of the scientific committee of the journal "Diritto dei trasporti".
- Author of monographs and various encyclopaedia entries. Numerous articles regarding Air, Maritime, Transport Law.
- Edited various works pertaining to insurance, logistics, and air law.
- Author of a book just published by Giappichelli of Turin: Il Diritto Aeronautico. Lezioni casi e materiali (Air Law. Lessons, cases and materials).
- Author and coeditor of the transportation review “Il diritto dei transporti”
- Director of the air transport review “News Letter”
- Author and director of the transportation review “Trasporto Merci e Giurisprudenza”
- Contributing author with UTET (Turin) for updating Law Encyclopedia (Il Digesto Italiano)
- Contributing author in the review “Foro Italiano”
- Director of the periodical “Quaderni di Diritto Aereo”
- Contributing author for the newspaper ‘Il Sole 24ore Trasporti' and weekly magazine ‘Air Press'.

Languages: English

Since 1988, Practising lawyer. Since 1996, Partner of the law firm Zunarelli e Associati: juridical work before national and European Community courts. Also legal consultant for enterprises, public institutions and private companies, especially with regards to:
► Civil and commercial law, business contracts, cooperation among enterprises;
► Antitrust (monopolies, state-aid) and market regulations (including privatisation and liberalization of public services, especially regarding airports, transportation and postal services);
► Air, maritime and logistics law, also a consultant for enterprises operating both nationally and internationally, for public institutions, and for private and public businesses, local institutions operating in infrastructure management, especially in port and airport management.
► Administrative law (contracts and activities of the public administration, public tenders); consultant for local and national institutions.
Consultant for a Ministry for Transportation committee to draw up the ‘Piano Generale dei Trasporti in Italia' (The new Italian transportation project).

Since 2003 a member of the Technical-Juridical-Economic Committee of ENAC (Ente Nazionale dell'Aviazione Civile)

Since 2003 participation in drawing up a reform in Air Law in the Italian ‘Codice della Navigazione', Transport Commission of the Chamber of Deputies.

A member of the advisory committe of Steercargo, Steering Group for the development of Air cargo.