Dr Francesco Patti from Bocconi University will be presenting on Cavendish, ParkingEye and penalty clauses from a civil lawyer’s perspective. It will be held at the Institute for European and Comparative Law in the St Cross Building. A sandwich lunch will be provided - please RSVP for catering purposes.

This event is being co-hosted by the Comparative Law Discussion Group.


In his talk, Dr Patti will explain the most important differences between common law and civil law jurisdictions in the field of penalty clauses (with reference to German, French and Italian law) in the light of the Supreme Court's decisions.