Lorenzo Casini is a Research Fellow for the Global Administrative Project at the New York Univerity School of Law-Institute for International Law and Justice. He is a tenured Assistant Professor at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, where he teaches Administrative Law at the “L. Quaroni” Faculty of Architecture. He obtained a Ph.D. in European and Comparative Administrative Law from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” in 2004. He has written several articles on comparative and global administrative law. His publications include a book on Town and Country Planning (L’equilibrio degli interessi nel governo del territorio, Giuffrè, 2005), and he is co-editor of Global Administrative Law: Cases, Materials, Issues (2nd edition, 2008). He is currently researching a book on global sports law.