Tag Archives: Bologna Process

EL Gazette: Lettori story approaches denouement, March 2014

EL Gazette March 2014, p.3  March 2014, reports on lettori story – registration is free.    http://www.elgazette.com After this article went to press the Italian government collapsed. It is to be hoped that the commitments made by Minister Carrozza to UK … Continue reading

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French Ambassador joins the UK calling for Italy to end illegal discrimination against foreign lecturers

The Italian Insider –  French Ambassador to Rome, Alain Le Roy:  Italian law not only having an impact upon French lecturers based in Italy – but on the broader question of Italy’s application of EU legislation relating to non-racial discrimination … Continue reading

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Edward McMillan-Scott MEP 30 years discrimination in Italian Universities – the future of Europe

Edward McMillan-Scott: Press Conference video link to European Parliament , Brussels 11.30 on 29 May 2013 Our thanks to Vice-President Mr Edward McMillan-Scott MEP for organizing this press conference, his speech along with my own and John Young’s will be … Continue reading

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The Times – Italian discriminatory “race” law – EU citizens wages slashed – denied access to judicial decision.

The Times reported today on Italy’s latest attack – wage cuts  up to 60% – of British and other non-Italian university teachers working in Italian Universities. I would be happy to know of any Italian worker, in any sector, in … Continue reading

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Mario Monti – BBC – a crippled EU labour market and obstacles to labour mobility

Mark Whitaker, for BBC radio, File on Four, interviewed  Mr Monti, myself and Dr Victoria Primhak, on foreign lecturers in Italian Universities being denied their rights under single market rules. The programme was broadcast on June 3 1997.     … Continue reading

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Petrie v Civello & Rossi – European Parliament missing tapes recovered – Italian Supreme Court of Cassation

Rome, 7 October 2011 I was in the Italian Supreme Court of Cassation this morning for an appeal in Petrie v Civello and Rossi. On 29 January 2003 a Court of First Instance in Bologna awarded  me damages of €19,000 … Continue reading

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Italian Minister Mariastella Gelmini meets UK Minister David Willetts – foreign lecturers Italy

 PRESS UPDATE – MAJOR BREAKTHROUGH – DAVID WILLETTS &  ITALIAN MINISTER MARIASTELLA GELMINI – ROME MEETING 22 SEPTEMBER. I am very happy to report that Italian Minister for Education, Universities and Research, Mariastella Gelmini met with UK Minister for Universities … Continue reading

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