Giovanni Maria Riccio


About Giovanni

Giovanni has almost 20 years of experience working on data protection, copyright, cultural heritage law and internet-related legal issues.

His other work activities include providing litigation assistance, counseling, opinions regarding copyright law, data protection, intellectual property, art law and advertising.

He teaches Comparative media law, Comparative Copyright Law and Cultural Heritage Law and has been visiting professor at the University of Grenoble (France), Politecnico de Beja (Portugal), University of Moscow and University of Constanta (Romania).

Former research fellow at Birbeck College (University of London) and Academic Visitor at the OIPRC (Oxford Intellectual Property Research Centre). Consultant of the EU Commission / DG Internal Market on the revision of the e-commerce directive.

He is also the Founder and senior partner at E-Lex Law Firm.

Areas of Practice

  • Data Protection
  • Intellectual Property