PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW

Course Information
TitlePRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW / PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW
CodeΕΡ052
FacultyLaw
SchoolLaw
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorVasileios Kourtis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID100001297

Programme of Study: UPS School of Law (2015-today)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationExchangeWinter-5

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600203127
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
There are no general prerequisites for this course. Note: This course id taught ONLY during the winter semester.
Learning Outcomes
Familiarization of the students with the techniques of the choice-of-law rules. Knowledge of the basic rules of the EU Regulations of Private International Law.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
A. General Part: 1. Definition and nature of Private International Law. 2. Brief historical survey. 3. Sources of Private International Law. 4. Conflict-of-Laws methodology. 5. Characterization. 6. Renvoi. 7. Public Policy. 8. Application of foreign Law. 9. Incidental question. 10. Europeanization of Private International Law. B. Special Part: 1. Regulation (EU) 1215/2012 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters (recast) ("Brussels Ibis"); 2. Regulation (EC) 2201/2003 concerning jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in matrimonial matters and the matters of parental responsibility ("Brussels IIbis"); 3. Regulation (EC) 593/2008 on the law applicable to contractual obligations ("Rome I"); 4. Regulation (EC) 864/2007 on the law applicable to non-contractual obligations ("Rome II"); 5. Regulation (EU) 1259/2010 implementing enhanced cooperation in the area of the law applicable to divorce and legal separation ("Rome III"); 5. Regulation (EU) 650/2012 on jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition and enforcement of decisions and acceptance and enforcement of authentic instruments in matters of succession and on the creation of a European Certificate of Succession.
Keywords
private international law, conflict of laws, international procedural law
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Use of Information and Communication Technologies in teaching and evaluation of students [eLearning (Moodle)]. Also, students may contact the teaching staff via e-mail.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures502
Reading Assigment100.4
Tutorial150.6
Written assigments401.6
Exams100.4
Total1255
Student Assessment
Description
Obligatory attendance of the lectures. Participation in the discussion concerning issues of private international law. Essay and oral presentation in the classroom.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
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Last Update
08-11-2021