Privacy and Cookies Policy

In compliance with article no. 13 of the Italian Legislative Decree no. 30, June 2003, no. 196 (Data protection code), personal data will be processed with automatised tools for the management of this website, within the framework of the institutional objectives of education, scientific research and administrative activities.

Data controller

The data controller is Prof. Lorenzo Schiano di Pepe c/o Dipartimento di Giurisprudenza – Università degli Studi di Genova, Via Balbi, 22 – 16122 Genova (Italy).

Types of processed data and purpose of the processing

Browsing data

During the browsing the website acquires some personal data, whose transfer is implicit in the use of the internet communication protocols. Data are not collected to be associated to identified involved people. However, because of their nature, through elaborations and associations contained in databases owned by third parties, they could be associated with the users.
Data are used to obtain aggregated and anonymous statistic information on the use of the website and to control its correct functioning. Data are stored only for the necessary period of time. Data may be used to ascertain the responsibility of users in case of potential digital crimes damaging the website.

Data provided voluntarily by the users

The voluntary and explicit transmission of personal data required in the website imply the acquisition of such data for the purpose of replying/responding to the requests.


Cookies active in this website do not record personal data. However, they allow the collection of information to improve the ‘user experience’ of the website by the users, the enhancement of the web services and the development of new services connected with the website.

This is a list of all cookies used by this site:

Name Descrition Max Age
wordpress_ This cookie is used to allow you to sign in to the EULoS website. 14 days
wordpress_logged_in_  This cookie is used to allow you to sign in to the EULoS website.  14 days
wordpress_test_cookie  Not used.  Session
wp-settings-1  Stores your user preference 1 year
wp-settings-time-  Stores your timezone 1 year

To deactivate, remove or block cookies you can use your browser’s settings or the DNT option (Do Not Track), if possible. If cookies are deactivated, the content or the functionality of the website can be limited or unavailable.

To track visitors, this site by default uses 1st party cookies.
Cookies start with: _pk_ref, _pk_cvar, _pk_id, _pk_ses.

When you exclude yourself from being tracked using the cookie method, this site will create a cookie piwik_ignore from the domain (a CNAME of this server)

Personal data provision

Apart from what is specified for the browsing data, the user is free to supply the required personal data in the various ‘forms’ of the services published on the website. The refusal to provide such data may result in the impossibility to access the required service/information.

The supply and submission of personal data implies the acceptance to process the provided data for the above mentioned purposes.

Data processing modality

Personal data are processed with automatic tools, only for the time necessary to achieve the objectives for which they were collected. The security measures imposed by the Legislative Decree no. 169/2003 are implemented, to prevent the loss of data or their incorrect use or non-authorised accesses.

Rights of the person concerned

The person concerned is entitled to obtain the confirmation of their existence, their content and origin, to verify their accuracy, to require their integration or update, or change (article no. 7, Legislative Decree no. 196/2003).

According to the same article, the person concerned has the right to required their cancellation, transformation into an anonymous form or blocking of data processed in breach of the law, including data which does not need to be kept for the purposes for which the data has been collected or subsequently processed.

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