Silvia Rainone



Silvia holds a Law degree from the University of Bologna (2012), where she specialized in European integration and fundamental rights. After a traineeship in a law firm dealing with Italian labour and social security law, in 2014 she obtained an LLM in International and European Labour Law at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). Silvia was a Schuman trainee at the European Parliament in 2015. After that, and until the moment she joined the ETUI in November 2019, she has been working at Tilburg University as a PhD candidate. Her doctoral research deals with workers’ rights in case of business restructurings, with a particular focus on the decision-making of the Court of Justice of the EU.

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EU law on labour rights in case of business restructurings, concepts of worker, enterprise, employment relation, EU labour policy, EU social dialogue.

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Après l'accord dans le secteur de la coiffure, l'affaire EPSU

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Benchmarking Working Europe 2020

uniquement disponible en anglais visit A virus is haunting Europe. And it could strike again. This year’s 20th anniversary issue of our flagship publication Benchmarking Working Europe brings to a growing audience of trade unionists, industrial relations specialists and policymakers a simple warning: beside SARS-CoV-2... lire plus