NOTICE BOARD:
Foundations of European Private Law
Foundations of European Private Law
Study: Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
Code: 79164
ECTS: 4.0
Course coordinators: prof. dr. sc. Tatjana Josipović
Lecturers: prof. dr. sc. Marko Baretić - Lectures
izv. prof. dr. sc. Hano Ernst - Lectures
prof. dr. sc. Igor Gliha - Lectures
doc. dr. sc. Ivana Kanceljak - Lectures
prof. dr. sc. Saša Nikšić - Lectures
Exam dates:
  • 11. 11. 2019.
  • 03. 02. 2020.
  • 17. 02. 2020.
  • 20. 04. 2020.
  • 08. 06. 2020.
  • 23. 06. 2020.
  • 07. 07. 2020.
  • 07. 09. 2020.
  • 21. 09. 2020.
Exam registration: Studomat
Basic data
Foundations of European Private Law Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
4.0 79164
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
prof. dr. sc. Tatjana Josipović

Tuesday 16:00 - 17:30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 34/II
Lecturer Consultations Location
prof. dr. sc. Marko Baretić (Lectures)

Tuesday 16:00 - 17:30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 26/II
izv. prof. dr. sc. Hano Ernst (Lectures)

Tuesday 16:00 - 17:30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 35/II
prof. dr. sc. Igor Gliha (Lectures)

Tuesday 16:00 - 17:30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 31/II
doc. dr. sc. Ivana Kanceljak (Lectures)

Wednesday 15:00 - 16:30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 6, prizemlje
prof. dr. sc. Saša Nikšić (Lectures)

Tuesday 16:00 - 17:30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 30/II
Literature
Christian Twigg-Flesner; The Cambridge Companion to European Union Private Law; Cambridge University Press (2010)
Josipović, Tatjana; Challenges to Civil Law Harmonization by Directives in:Civil Law Forum for South East Europe; GTZ (2010)
Consumer Protection Act;
Obligations Act;
Norbert Reich; General Principles of EU Civil Law; Intersentia Uitgevers N V (2013), str. (object Object)
Arthur Hartkamp; European Law and National Private Law; Intersentia (2016), str. (object Object)
Description
Exam dates
11. 11. 2019.
03. 02. 2020.
17. 02. 2020.
20. 04. 2020.
08. 06. 2020.
23. 06. 2020.
07. 07. 2020.
07. 09. 2020.
21. 09. 2020.
Detailed data
Cognitive Skills:

After successfully mastering the course students will be able to:

- Define and explain the concept of European private law,

- Define the scope of European private law,

- Define and explain the legal sources and certain concepts and notions of European private law (introduction and principles, contractual aspects of electronic commerce, consumer protection, intellectual property, European contract law),

- Explain how European private law affects Croatian civil law

 

 

Application

After successfull mastering the course students will be able to:

- Correctly interpret the regulations governing European private law, as well as implementing regulations of Croatian law,

- Solve the problem of possible incompatibility of Croatian law with EU law,

- Apply legal rules to concrete life situations.

 

 

Analysis

After successfull mastering the course students will be able to:

- Analyze the sources of law and legal rules governing the European private law, as well as the implementing regulations of Croatian law,

- Analyze the European Court of Justice's case law

- Connect legal rules governing the various institutions of European private law,

- Analyze the specific facts of the case and distinguish important from unimportant facts, for the correct application of legal rules.

 

 

Synthesis

After successfully mastering the course students will be able to:

- Connect the relevant facts to the legal rules and on the basis that determine the legal status of legal entities,

- Critically examine individual solutions of European private law,

- Prepare material for resolving the case.

 

 

 

Evaluation

After successfully mastering the course students will be able to:

- Compare the European private law with Croatian civil law,

- Recommend the optimal way of enforcing rights in European private law,

- Evaluate the efficiency of implementation of European private law into Croatian law,

- Conclude about the extent to which Croatian law is in line with European private law.

Practical and Generic Skills:

After successfully mastering the course students will be able to:

- Find relevant legal sources,

- Search case law of the European Court of Justice

- Express their opinion concerning the application of legal rules to particular cases,

- Formulate the content of memoranda and other legal documents, used in the exercise and protection of rights in the field of European private law.

Matching Assessments to Learning Outcomes:

Verification of learning outcomes is conducted through oral examination. The exam consists of interviews with the student, wherein learning outcomes are validated as to knowledge and understanding, application, analysis, synthesis, and evaluation. The e-learning system Merlin is used to distribute teaching materials.