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Dr Eugenio Vaccari

Lecturer
School of Law
Dr Eugenio Vaccari
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  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 872621

  • Location

    4SB.6.8, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    By appointment via Zoom

Profile

Biography

Eugenio is a lecturer at the University of Essex. He obtained his LL.B. from the University of Modena (Italy), a PG Cert. from the University of Bologna (Italy), his LL.M. from the LSE and his Ph.D. from City, University of London. Eugenio is a qualified Italian lawyer specialized in corporate insolvency law. He is an active member of several leading institutions in the field, including INSOL International, INSOL Europe and the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association [UK]. He is chair of INSOL ERA (Early Researcher Academics) and a member of the board of YANIL. Eugenio’s main areas of interest are the theoretical and conceptual underpinnings of corporate insolvency law and the impact of artificial intelligence on insolvency practice. Eugenio teaches in the areas of contract, company and insolvency law, as well as corporate social responsibility.

Qualifications

  • LL.M. London School of Economics and Political Science, (2014)

  • LL.B. University of Modena and Reggio nell'Emilia, (2008)

  • LL.M. University of Modena and Reggio nell'Emilia, (2010)

  • PG Certificate Alma Mater Studiorum, (2013)

  • PhD (Law) City, University of London, (2018)

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Lecturer in Law, Faculty of Humanities - School of Law, University of Essex (1/9/2018 - present)

Other academic

  • Lecturer in Law, Faculty of Humanities - School of Law, University of Essex, Colchester (1/9/2018 - present)

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, School of Law, City, University of London (2/10/2017 - 31/8/2018)

  • Visiting Lecturer, University of Paris-Nanterre (2/3/2020 - present)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Corporate Insolvency Law

Key words: Insolvency
Open to supervise

Moral Insolvency

Key words: Corporate
Open to supervise

4th Industrial Revolution and Insolvency

Key words: Cryptocurrencies
Open to supervise

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Foundations of the Law of Obligations (LW108)

  • Company Law (LW225)

  • European Union Company Law (LW720)

  • Corporate Responsibility and Business Law (LW941)

Publications

Journal articles (12)

Vaccari, E., Essential Contracts and Termination Clauses: The Case of Waste Management Licenses under English Corporate Insolvency Law. INSOL Europe

Vaccari, E., The New ‘Alert Procedure’ in Italy: Regarder au-delà du modèle français?. International Insolvency Review: journal of the international association of insolvency professionals

Vaccari, E., Corporate Insolvency Reforms in England: Rescuing a “Broken Bench”? A Critical Analysis of Light Touch Administrations and New Restructuring Plans. International Company and Commercial Law Review

Vaccari, E., (2020). English Pre-Packaged Corporate Rescue Procedures: Is there a Case for Propping Industry Self-Regulation and Industry-Led Measures such as the Pre-Pack Pool?. International Company and Commercial Law Review. 31 (3), 170-197

Vaccari, E., (2020). Broken Companies or Broken System? Charting the English Insolvency Valuation Framework in Search for Fairness. Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation. 35 (4), 135-147

Vaccari, E., (2020). Promoting Fairness in English Insolvency Valuation Cases. International Insolvency Review. 29 (2), 285-312

Gant, J., Boon, G. and Vaccari, E., (2020). Guest editorial: The rise of early career insolvency law academics and researchers. International Insolvency Review. 29 (1), 3-7

Vaccari, E., (2018). The Ammanati Affair: Seven Centuries Old, and not Feeling the Age. Chicago Kent Law Review. 93 (3), 831-866

Vaccari, E., (2018). Pre-Pack Pool: Is It Worth It?. International Company and Commercial Law Review. 29 (12), 697-712

Vaccari, E., (2017). Municipal Bankruptcy Law: A Solution Which Should Not Become a Problem. Nottingham Insolvency and Business Law eJournal. 5, 1-30

Vaccari, E., (2017). O.W. Bunker: A Common Law Perspective on Multi-lateral Co-operation in Insolvency-Related Cases. International Company and Commercial Law Review. 28 (7), 245-252

Vaccari, E., (2016). Ranking of Creditors in Insolvency: An Empirical Debate on Optimal Harmonization Practices. Nottingham Business and Insolvency eJournal. 4 (2), 1-31

Book chapters (4)

Hoekstra, J., Lawrence, J., O'Connor, N. and Vaccari, E., (2020). The Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic on the Regulation of the Economy: A Discussion. In: Covid-19, Law and Human Rights : Essex Dialogues. A Project of the School of Law and Human Rights Centre. Editors: Ferstman, C. and Fagan, A., . University of Essex. 103- 105. 978-1-5272-6632-2

Vaccari, E., (2020). Changes to UK Insolvency Rules in the Wake of Covid-19: A Much-Needed Help for Businesses or an Unjustified Harm to the Rule of Law?. In: Covid-19, Law and Human Rights : Essex Dialogues. A Project of the School of Law and Human Rights Centre. Editors: Ferstman, C. and Fagan, A., . University of Essex. 127- 136. 978-1-5272-6632-2

Vaccari, E., (2019). National Report for England and Wales. In: Executory Contracts in Insolvency Law: A Global Guide. Editors: Vaccari, E. and Chuah, J., . Edward Elgar Publishing

Vaccari, E., (2019). Essential Contracts and Termination Clauses: The Case of Waste Management Licenses under English Corporate Insolvency Law. In: Party Autonomy and Third-Party Protection in Insolvency Law. Editors: Gant, J., . INSOL Europe. 39- 54. 978-0-9931897-7-7

Conferences (6)

Vaccari, E., Protection of Small Businesses Facing Debtors’ Insolvency: the Italian Way

Vaccari, E., Ranking of Creditors in Insolvency: An Empirical Debate on Optimal Harmonization Practices

Vaccari, E., Treatment of Executory Contracts in Insolvency Law: A Comparative Study

Vaccari, E., O.W. Bunker: A Common Law Perspective on Multi-lateral Co-operation in Insolvency-Related Cases

Vaccari, E., The Ammanati Affair: Seven Centuries Old, and not Feeling the Age

Vaccari, E., The New ‘Alert Procedure’ in Italy: Cross-Fertilisation or Legal Transplant?

Grants and funding

2019

When Liquidation is Not an Option: A Global Study on Municipalities in Distress

International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals

Contact

e.vaccari@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 872621

Location:

4SB.6.8, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

By appointment via Zoom