He is an associate professor of private law (University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Economics Faculty). His main areas of work are financial, corporate and IP litigation, bankruptcy, IT and data protection law. Significant experience in commercial agreements (B2B e B2C). Assists domestic companies and multinationals in planning and implementing marketing strategies. From 2004 is in charge of the Italian section of the legal and case law update of the European National News section of the English journal entitled Computer Law & Security Report. He has been member for two consecutive biannual terms until December 2007 of the Editorial Board of the international journal The Trademark Reporter – TRM, INTA’s (International Trademark Association) legal journal. He has published various articles on contract law, consumer law and IT law, and the monograph entitled Rischio e vendita internazionale (Milan, Giuffrè, 2002). He has been appointed as member of the Central Commission set up by the Ministry of Justice for the 2008 BAR examination.
Full honours law degree from the LUISS University, Rome (1993); private and civil law professorial assistant at the LUISS University, Rome and at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” Economics Faculty (1993-1997); research doctorate in economic private law at the University “Federico II”, Naples (1994-1997); research doctorate in economic private law (1998); researcher of private law at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Economics Faculty (1999); TMR researcher for the European Commission at the Humboldt University of Berlin (2000); associate professor of private law at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Economics Faculty (2005).
CHAMBERS EUROPE – 2016
Salvatore Orlando is one key contact for clients. Handles intellectual property, consumer, banking, corporate and energy litigation. Advises a number of large multinational companies. Advised Honda Italia Industriale on its litigation against its former vice president. The matter involved civil and criminal law.
WORLD TRADEMARK REVIEW – 2015
Fellow enforcement specialist Salvatore Orlando of Macchi di Cellere e Gangemi is hailed for his “profound knowledge of customs protection”.
LEGAL 500 – 2014
Macchi di Cellere Gangemi recently assisted UBS and UBS Italia SIM in connection with a damages claim brought before the Milan Civil Tribunal against UBS and three other international banks concerning a bond issuance and associated derivatives transactions entered into with the City of Milan. Rome-based Salvatore Orlando is ‘very analytical and understands clients’ specific business issues’.
Admitted to represent clients before the Supreme Court of Cassation (2009). International Bar Association (IBA); International Trademark Association (INTA); Society for European Contract Law (SECOLA); Italian Society of Studiosi di Diritto Civile (SISDiC); International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw).
Languages: English, Italian