International private and procedural law (2016/2017)

Course code
4S01080
Name of lecturer
Francesca Ragno
Coordinator
Francesca Ragno
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2017, 2° periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile 2017

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The objective of the corse is to analyze and to take a closer look at the issues arising out cases having an international element, at the functioning of national, european and international conflict of laws rules in force in Italy, as well as at the fundamental concepts relating to the field of private international law.

Syllabus

The course will cover the relevant legal sources, provide the students with the basic elements to be able to grasp problems arising out cases having an international element and to understand how the conflict of laws rules need to be applied. In this regard particolar attention will be devoted to the concepts of characterization, renvoi, pubblic order and to the application and interpretation of foreign law. The various connecting factors and grounds of jurisdiction will also be the subject of a thorough analysis. When dealing with the aforementioned matters, the so called communitarization of private international law will be also taken into account.

A part of this course will be specially devoted to the analysis of the Brussels I (Recast) Regulation and to the Rome I Regulation.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017