Dr. Michael William Monterossi (* 1987) earned his degree in Law at the University of Turin and in 2015 received an LLM in Comparative Law, Economics and Finance from the International University College of Turin (IUC). In 2018, Michael joined the Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies - lucernaiuris as a visiting fellow. He completed his Ph.D. in Private Law at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and defended his thesis in February 2019. His current studies focus on the interests of future generations and the role of Private Law in protecting the instances of subjects yet-to-come as well as in regulating other non-human entities, such as AI.
Main research interests
- legal philosophy and private law theory
- AI and Blockchain
- Competition Law and Private Antitrust Enforcement