Course Information
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID100001569

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

Registered students: 44
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationElective CoursesWinter-4

Class Information
Academic Year2023 – 2024
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After the successful completion of the course the students will be able to: - classify new contractual forms of modern economy in the system of Private Law provisions - identify the legal provisions that are applicable mutatis mutandis in order to fill any legal gap regarding the new contractual formations - propose the appropriate legal framework for the new contractual formations through the examination of all the similar legal provisions of Private Law - be able to develop arguments and resolve legal cases on issues concerning the materials covered in the course.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. Mixed and informal types of contract as enacted in legislation. The method of treating regulatory gaps in Contract Law. 2-3. The leasing contract: Different forms and function of the contract. Remedies for non-performance. 4-5. The factoring contract: Different forms and performance. Cases of non-performance. 6. Time-sharing contracts: Typology and non-performance. 7.Consulting contracts: Typology and non-performance. 8.The management contract: Typology and non-performance. 9-10. The banking agreement for a joint credit account: Typology, function and non-performance. 11. The credit card contract: Typology and non-performance. 12-13. Intellectual property contracts (copyright, patents, intellectual and related property rights): Typology, legal nature, general principles, legal framework, and remedies for non-performance. 14. Contracts for creating and managing software, web-design, web-hosting. 15-16. The commercial agency agreement and other distribution contracts: Formation and functions. 17-18. The franchise contract: Typology, functions and non-performance. 19. The issue of client compensation in commercial agency agreements, in franchising contracts and other distribution contracts. 20-21. Delivery order contracts, with an emphasis on transport orders and stock ordering. 22. Agent-organized travel contracts and hotel accommodation contracts. 23. Contract Law under the lens of “economic analysis”. 24-25. The technique of drafting contracts and its practical significance.
modern contractual formations, mixed contracts, informal types of contracts
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
  • course materials in e-learning
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Teaching is supported by a e-learning course. Students may contact the teaching staff via E-mail.
Course Organization
Reading Assigment572.3
Written assigments150.6
Student Assessment
The performance of students is assessed by means of written exams, which take place at the end of each semester. Oral presentations and case-notes written by the students are also taken into consideration.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΑΠ. Γεωργιάδης, Νέες Μορφές Συμβάσεων, 6η έκδ. 2015, εκδ. Νομική Βιβλιοθήκη. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 42040776
Additional bibliography for study
Απ. Γεωργιάδης, Νέες μορφές συμβάσεων της σύγχρονης οικονομίας, εκδ. Αντ. Σάκκουλα 2008
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