Professional background: Attorney at-law with extensive experience in litigation and in corporate, commercial and insurance law, with a particular emphasis on information technologies law, tort and product liability for prominent international law firms in Milan (Italy: Rucellai & Raffaelli Law Firm, Ceriani e Assocati Law Firm, Grippo Simmons & Simmons) before establishing her own law firm Studio Legale Laura Agopyan in Milan. Vast experience as legal counsel for Italian and foreign companies operating in international markets as well as for foreign Law Firms whose clients operate in Italy. Legal counsel of the association Federsicurezza (Rome) for Information Technology law and compliance privacy. Speakers at international conferences and seminars focusing on tort law, international contracts and technological issues. Author of legal articles in the area of copyright, privacy, information technology law: “TLC: l’ultimo miglio della liberalizzazione” PCWeek – July 1999 “Non sempre il provider è responsabile” PCWeek – December 1999 “Firma digitale, cosa succede se è falsa?” PCWeek – April 2000 “Accesso abusivo ad un sito telematico” PCWeek – September 2000 “Gestire la privacy dei dati in outsourcing” PCWeek – October 2000 “Tra software libero e diritto d’autore” PCWeek – June 2001 “Copyright tra bollino e autocertificazione” PCWeek – September 2001 “Trasferimento di dati all’estero” Week.it – February 2002 “Anno nuovo, nuove regole per la privacy” Week.it – February 2002 “Occhio al link, non sempre è legale” Week.it – July 2007 “Le giuste regole della videosorveglianza”Capital Prima Pagina, Class Editori Education: graduated in law at the University of Milan, Italy and admitted to the Milan bar. Language skills: Italian, English, French.