English (2013/2014)

Course code
4S00025
Name of lecturer
Valentina Adami
Coordinator
Valentina Adami
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
English
Location
VERONA
Period
2° Periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio, 2° Periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile

Lesson timetable

2° Periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Cipolla  
Tuesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Cipolla  
2° Periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Cipolla from Feb 11, 2014  to Mar 23, 2014
Monday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Cipolla from Mar 27, 2014  to Apr 14, 2014
Tuesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Cipolla from Feb 11, 2014  to Mar 23, 2014
Tuesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Cipolla from Mar 27, 2014  to Apr 14, 2014

Syllabus

 The common law:
- The English and American legal systems
- Practitioners of law
- Sources of law
 The language of civil procedure
 The language of EU law
 The language of tort law
 The language of contract law
 The language of company law

Bibliography:

A. Krois-Lindner, M. Firth. Introduction to International Legal English. Cambridge University Press, 2008.

G. Garzone, R. Salvi. Legal English. Egea, 2007. (Chapters 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7)

Further materials will be uploaded on the elearning website of the course.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam.

Teaching aids

Documents