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Ernesto Apa

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Ernesto advises domestic and international clients on regulatory and contractual aspects within the digital/media and telecommunication sector, such as exploitation of digital content, television and audiovisual services, internet, advertising, copyright, ISP liability, etc. He also has extensive experience on the regulatory aspects of M&A transactions in the media/technology sector.

Ernesto is the author of a treatise on advertising, of the entry “Television” for legal encyclopedia “Diritto OnLine” edited by Treccani (the Italian equivalent of the Encyclopædia Britannica), as well as many articles on media and constitutional law on the most prestigious Italian law reviews. He co-edited the first “Codice della comunicazione digitale” (Code of digital communications), and co-authored several books on digital media regulation and copyright.

Ernesto is Adjunct Professor of Digital Media and Regulation at the LL.M. in Law of Internet Technology of the Bocconi University in Milan.

He has been appointed by the Minister of Culture member of the Copyright Committee as independent expert.