Fall 2013
    Law No.: LAW7029
    Sched. No.: 113820858

European Union Law
Section 1
Casper, Matthias
Jarass, Hans

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):TR, 1600-1800 (WB114)
Capacity:16 **This information is current as of 04/23/2014 06:15:10 AM**
Current Enrollment:15 **This information is current as of 04/23/2014 06:15:10 AM**

Course Description:

This course meets TR, 4-6 p.m. September 3-19 and September 24-October 10.

The first half of the course will – after a short overview of the structure of the European Union – trace the development and effects of European Community Law on Private and Business Law. It will focus on economic aspects of the Basic Freedoms of EC treaty and secondary community law including free movement of workers, capital, goods, and services. It will deal with main issues of European Company Law and European Consumer Law, especially with respect to the current context of European Contract Law. The course will also examine the ongoing harmonization of private law in the European Union.

The second half of the course offers a comprehensive survey of the constitutional and legal structure of the European Union. After a brief historical introduction, the course will explore such fundamental structural features as sources and forms of European Union acts, the role of the Court of Justice and of fundamental rights, as well as current problems in European integration.

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Attendance at all class sessions is expected