Marco Torsello is Full Professor of Comparative Private Law at the University of Verona, where he also teaches Transnational Commercial Law. He is also Global Professor of Law at NYU School of Law, where he teaches European Business Law. He is Partner in the law firm ARBLIT – Radicati di Brozolo Sabatini Benedettelli Torsello, a boutique firm specialized in international commercial arbitration and litigation. He has taught courses as an invited visiting professor in many prestigious universities in Italy and abroad (including Columbia, NYU, Fordham, Pittsburgh, Sciences Po Paris, Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Western Ontario, and many others). He is the author of several articles and books in English and Italian dealing with comparative law, contract law, international business transactions, arbitration, and litigation, including a major monograph in Italian on International Contracts (co-authored with Aldo Frignani) and the Nutshell on International Sales Law-CISG (co-authored with Franco Ferrari).