Komninos Komnios

Komninos Komnios is an Associate Professor at the International Hellenic University (IHU), Fellow 2023-24 at Catolica Global School of Law, and a Board Member of the Hellenic Regulatory Authority for Energy, Waste and Water. Dr. Komnios holds a Ph.D. (Doctor Iuris) from Saarland University and a post-doctoral thesis on evidence in national and international commercial arbitration. He has received advanced training in Mediation, Dispute Resolution, and Law from Tulane University School of Law and the Institut für Anwaltsrecht an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Dr. Komnios is a skilled attorney-at-law and an accredited mediator with extensive experience in legal advising and dispute resolution, and he has served as a legal advisor for various organizations. His research interests include the intersection of procedural law and digital technologies, arbitration, mediation, and energy law, and he has published over 70 books and papers (Greek, English, German) in the field.

Published monographs

 He is the author of four monographs in Greek and one in German

  • Κλιματική κρίση, Εκδόσεις Σάκκουλα 2022 (από κοινού με τον Αναπλ. Καθ. Θ. Πανάγο)
  • Ζητήματα από την εφαρμογή του Γενικού Κανονισμού για την Προστασία Δεδομένων στη Διεθνή Διαιτησία, Εκδόσεις Σάκκουλα, 2021
  • Γενικός Κανονισμός για την Προστασία Δεδομένων – Προσφυγές – Ευθύνη – Κυρώσεις, Εκδόσεις Σάκκουλα, 2020
  • Η απόδειξη στην ημεδαπή και στη διεθνή διαιτησία, 2012, δημοσ. στο Ιδρυματικό Καταθετήριο Επιστημονικών Εργασιών του ΑΠΘ
  • Die elektronische Signatur im Deutschen und Griechischen Recht, PETER LANG, 2007


Selected Publications in Journals

  • Legal Consequences for non-compliance with the GDPR in International Arbitration, Arbitration: The International Journal of Arbitration, Mediation and Dispute Management, Volume 88, Issue 4, 2022, pp. 566 – 578
  • Auswirkungen der Datenschutz-Grundverordnung auf das Mediationsverfahren, ZKM 2022, pp. 120-125
  • Viewing Mediation under the GDPR lens, in: T. Synodinou, Ph. Jougleux, Chr. Markou, Th. Prastitou (eds.), EU Internet Law in the Digital Single Market, Springer 2021, σ. 419-446
  • Cyber security for essential services and digital service providers in the Greek legal order, in: New technologies in Health: Medical, Legal & Ethical issues, 2021, pp. 301-315
  • Predictive Analytics in Greek court proceedings, Hellenic Review of European Law 2020, pp. 127-136
  • The Implementation of the Consumer ADR Directive in Greece, Journal of European Consumer and Market Law (EuCML) 2016, pp. 244-249
  • Electronic signatures: value in law and probative effectiveness in Greece, Digital Evidence Journal 2007, Vol. 4 Number 1, pp. 32-38
  • E-Business in Griechenland in: Festschrift für Helmut Rüßmann, 2013, pp. 721-732
  • Präsidialerlass Nr. 150/2001 – Umsetzung der Richtlinie 99/93/EG des Europäischen Parlaments und des Rates über gemeinschaftliche Rahmenbedingungen für elektronische Signaturen (Übersetzung aus dem Griechischen), JurPC Web-Dok. 129/2006, Abs. 1– 92
  • Der griechische Präsidialerlass 131/2003 zur Umsetzung der E-Commerce-Richtlinie, ZfRV 2005, pp. 63-68
  • Das Verbot von Spielen in Griechenland gemäß dem Gesetz Nr. 3037/2002 Bemerkungen zu LG Thessaloniki (Strafkammer), Entscheidung Nr. 6252/2002, JurPC Web-Dok.105/2003, Abs. 1-11