Pedro Miguel Dias Venâncio

Email pdvenancio@direito.uminho.pt

With a long academic background, Pedro Dias Venâncio holds a PhD in Privat Law from University of Minho (2014), a Master’s Degree in Commercial Law from the Portuguese Catholic University (2008), a post-graduate degree in Communication Law from the University of Coimbra (2001) ), Graduated in Law from Portuguese Catholic University (1996).

He is currently a full-time Adjunct Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto and as an Assistant Professor, part-time at the University of Minho.

He is also a guest researcher at CIICESI, at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto, and JusGov, at the University of Minho. Where he is particularly interested in Business Law and Information Society Law.

From 2016 to 2018 he served as an international legal adviser in the Office of the Minister of State Coordinator for Economic Affairs and in the Office of the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries of the VI and VII Constitutional Governments of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

From the academic year 2003/2004 until the year 2015/2016 he was a guest lecturer in different institutions of higher education, in particular at the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto, at the University of Minho and at the University of Porto.

He completed his law practice in Portugal in 1999 (document 7332p), having effectively practiced until 2015, first as a liberal professional and later integrated in the Henrique Pina Lopes e Associados, RL law firm (of which I was a co-founder), preferably in the areas Business Law, Labor Law and Intellectual Property Law.

  • INFORMATION SOCIETY LAW (Cybercrime, Electronic Commerce, Intellectual Property over digital goods, Protection of personal data)
  • BUSINESS LAW (Commercial Law, Company Law, Insolvency and Business Recovery, Contract Law and Labor Law)

This researcher belongs to E-TEC.

Books

  • “A tutela juridica do Formato de Ficheiro Eletronico” (The Legal Protection of Electronic File Format) Almedina, Coimbra, 2016
  • “JusFormulários – Sociedades, 2.ª ed.”(JusFormulários – Companies, 2.ª ed.) WoltersKluwer, Lisboa, 2011 (co-author with Dra. Alexandra Garcia) 2011
  • “Lei do Cibercrime – Anotada e Comentada, 1.ª ed.”(Law of Cybercrime – Annotated and Commented) Coimbra Editora – Grupo WoltersKluwer, 2011

Articles (recent)

  • “Os tipos sociais na Nova Lei das Sociedades Comerciais” (The social types in the New Commercial Companies Law), e-boletin Lei & Justiça, Timor-Leste, Ano 1, n.º 1, 2018, pp. 152 a 170, 2018
  • “O novo Regulamento Nacional de Interoperabilidade Digital” (The new National Digital Interoperability Regulation) Minutes of the 5th International Congress of Law in Lusophony. Law and New Technologies. Law School of the University of Minho. Center for Justice and Governance Research (Jusgov) March 2018. 391-398
  • “O princípio geral da livre interoperabilidade”(The general principle of free interoperability),
  • SCIENTIA IVRIDICA, Tomo LXV, 341, 2016, pp. 241 a 258.
  • “Delitos contra la integridad d los datos informáticos y sistemas informáticos en el Convenio del Consejo de Europa sobre la Ciberdelincuencia” (Crimes against the integrity of computer data and computer systems in the Convention of the Council of Europe on Cybercrime), Fodertics 3.0 – Estudios sobre nuevastecnologías y justicia. Ed. Bueno de Mata, Federico [Coordinador] Editorial Comares, S.L.,1-4-2015.
  • “O programa de computador como objecto de direito” (The computer program as an object of right), Cadernos de Direito Privado. n.º 46, CEJUR, Braga, Abril/Junho 2014, pp. 14 a 31.
  • “Notas sobre o regime do Direito Especial do Fabricante de Bases de Dados” (Notes on the regime of the Sui Generis Right of the Manufacturer of Databases), Actas do IV Congresso Internacional Ciências Jurídico-Empresariais, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, (ISBN 978-972-8793-52-4) Março de 2014, pp. 22-37
  • “Similarity and Competition Between Cybercrimes Related to Computer Data in the Council of Europe’s Convention on Cybercrime “,Masaryk University Journal of Law and Technology.Issue: 1/2013. Brno, CzechRepublic. 2013
  • “Das compilações às bases de dados enquanto objectos de propriedade intelectual”, (From compilations to databases as objects of intellectual property), SCIENTIA IVRIDICA, Tomo LXI, 330, 2012, pp. 597 a 628
October 12th, 2017

Pedro Miguel Dias Venâncio

Email pdvenancio@direito.uminho.pt

With a long academic background, Pedro Dias Venâncio holds a PhD in Privat Law from University of Minho (2014), a Master’s Degree in Commercial Law from the Portuguese Catholic University (2008), a post-graduate degree in Communication Law from the University of Coimbra (2001) ), Graduated in Law from Portuguese Catholic University (1996).

He is currently a full-time Adjunct Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto and as an Assistant Professor, part-time at the University of Minho.

He is also a guest researcher at CIICESI, at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto, and JusGov, at the University of Minho. Where he is particularly interested in Business Law and Information Society Law.

From 2016 to 2018 he served as an international legal adviser in the Office of the Minister of State Coordinator for Economic Affairs and in the Office of the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries of the VI and VII Constitutional Governments of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

From the academic year 2003/2004 until the year 2015/2016 he was a guest lecturer in different institutions of higher education, in particular at the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto, at the University of Minho and at the University of Porto.

He completed his law practice in Portugal in 1999 (document 7332p), having effectively practiced until 2015, first as a liberal professional and later integrated in the Henrique Pina Lopes e Associados, RL law firm (of which I was a co-founder), preferably in the areas Business Law, Labor Law and Intellectual Property Law.

  • INFORMATION SOCIETY LAW (Cybercrime, Electronic Commerce, Intellectual Property over digital goods, Protection of personal data)
  • BUSINESS LAW (Commercial Law, Company Law, Insolvency and Business Recovery, Contract Law and Labor Law)

This researcher belongs to E-TEC.

Books

  • “A tutela juridica do Formato de Ficheiro Eletronico” (The Legal Protection of Electronic File Format) Almedina, Coimbra, 2016
  • “JusFormulários – Sociedades, 2.ª ed.”(JusFormulários – Companies, 2.ª ed.) WoltersKluwer, Lisboa, 2011 (co-author with Dra. Alexandra Garcia) 2011
  • “Lei do Cibercrime – Anotada e Comentada, 1.ª ed.”(Law of Cybercrime – Annotated and Commented) Coimbra Editora – Grupo WoltersKluwer, 2011

Articles (recent)

  • “Os tipos sociais na Nova Lei das Sociedades Comerciais” (The social types in the New Commercial Companies Law), e-boletin Lei & Justiça, Timor-Leste, Ano 1, n.º 1, 2018, pp. 152 a 170, 2018
  • “O novo Regulamento Nacional de Interoperabilidade Digital” (The new National Digital Interoperability Regulation) Minutes of the 5th International Congress of Law in Lusophony. Law and New Technologies. Law School of the University of Minho. Center for Justice and Governance Research (Jusgov) March 2018. 391-398
  • “O princípio geral da livre interoperabilidade”(The general principle of free interoperability),
  • SCIENTIA IVRIDICA, Tomo LXV, 341, 2016, pp. 241 a 258.
  • “Delitos contra la integridad d los datos informáticos y sistemas informáticos en el Convenio del Consejo de Europa sobre la Ciberdelincuencia” (Crimes against the integrity of computer data and computer systems in the Convention of the Council of Europe on Cybercrime), Fodertics 3.0 – Estudios sobre nuevastecnologías y justicia. Ed. Bueno de Mata, Federico [Coordinador] Editorial Comares, S.L.,1-4-2015.
  • “O programa de computador como objecto de direito” (The computer program as an object of right), Cadernos de Direito Privado. n.º 46, CEJUR, Braga, Abril/Junho 2014, pp. 14 a 31.
  • “Notas sobre o regime do Direito Especial do Fabricante de Bases de Dados” (Notes on the regime of the Sui Generis Right of the Manufacturer of Databases), Actas do IV Congresso Internacional Ciências Jurídico-Empresariais, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, (ISBN 978-972-8793-52-4) Março de 2014, pp. 22-37
  • “Similarity and Competition Between Cybercrimes Related to Computer Data in the Council of Europe’s Convention on Cybercrime “,Masaryk University Journal of Law and Technology.Issue: 1/2013. Brno, CzechRepublic. 2013
  • “Das compilações às bases de dados enquanto objectos de propriedade intelectual”, (From compilations to databases as objects of intellectual property), SCIENTIA IVRIDICA, Tomo LXI, 330, 2012, pp. 597 a 628
October 12th, 2017