In November he received from his new brother-in-law, in a testament redacted at Foggia, the lordships of Candida and Lapio in the eastern Principate, and the name "Aldoino" entered the name pool of the Filangieri family. On 24 January 1240 Giordano was recalled by the Emperor Frederick World War II The rest of his life was marked by conflicts and feuds. In 1244 he was forced to launch a suit against his own vassals.
In 1245 he was the victim of a lawsuit by the magister defensarum, the master of the defences of the kingdom, for building a castle at Corigliano.
Giordano left two sons, Aldoino, who inherited Candida, and Lotterio, who inherited Senerchia.