European Private Law (2015/2016)

Course code
4S01105
Name of lecturer
Marco Torsello
Coordinator
Marco Torsello
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/02 - COMPARATIVE PRIVATE LAW
Language of instruction
English
Location
VERONA
Period
2° Periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2016, 2° Periodo di lezioni - febbraio/marzo 2016

Lesson timetable

2° Periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2016
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Dottorandi  
Friday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Dottorandi  
2° Periodo di lezioni - febbraio/marzo 2016
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Dottorandi  
Friday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Dottorandi  

Learning outcomes

This course focuses on the main features of the process of harmonization of private law in Europe, taking into account both legal instruments enacted at the EU level and national provisions implementing EU law. Particular attention will be devoted the some of the most remarkable achievements of the process of harmonization of European private law in the fields of contracts, torts and the carrying out of business activities.

Syllabus

The course will focus on the process of harmonization of European private law and on the interaction between EU law and the law of the individual Member States, focusing in particular on specific European legal instruments in force, dealing several selected issues of European private law.

Assessment methods and criteria

The final exam will be based on an oral discussion of the issues dealt with during the course and aims at verifying the level of understanding of those issues.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016