Checking date: 27/04/2020

Course: 2019/2020

Land registry and property law
Study: Dual Bachelor in Law and Business Administration (229)

Coordinating teacher: JUAREZ TORREJON, ANGEL

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Private Law

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Person's Law; Obligations Law; Contract Law; Property and Real State Law.
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
This course is the result of an agreement between Carlos III University and "Colegio Nacional de Registradores de la Propiedad y Mercantiles de España". It is tought by a "Registrador" (the person who rules the Property Registry) with wide practical experience. The goal of this subject is providing the students wiht knowledges about the functions and practical running of the Property Registry in order to qualify them for legal advice in the field of inmovable goods transactions.
Description of contents: programme
This course extends the study of "Property Registry Law", which is very brief in the course of civil Law related to Property ant Real rights. The study of this subject is made from a practical perspective as it is tought by a "Registrador de la Propiedad". Contents are basically: Real rights and publicity. The Property Registry. The goal of publicity. The "inmatriculacion" of estate (first registration of the property). Registry Procedure and Organization. Kinds of entries in the Property Registry. The effects of the registration. The "Publich faith" principle. Provisional notations. The Registry and the reality.
Learning activities and methodology
The teaching methodology entails explanations about the main aspects of the matter and learning based on case study. The students will be provided with practical cases which they will have to solve. They will also have to discuss and legally argue about them.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • AMORÓS. Sobre el Derecho Inmobiliario Registral y su posible autonomía. Madrid. 1967
  • DIEZ-PICAZO y GULLÓN BALLESTEROS . Sistema de Derecho Civil III. Tecnos. ultima edicion
  • GARCÍA GARCÍA, José Manuel . Derecho inmobiliario registral o hipotecario . Civitas. ultima edición
  • JUÁREZ TORREJÓN, Ángel. Temas de Derecho Inmobiliario Registral. Tecnos. 2016
  • LACRUZ BERDEJO, J.L. . Elementos de derecho civil . III bis . Derecho inmobiliario registral. Ed. Dykinson. ultima edicion
  • PEÑA BERNALDO DE QUIRÓS, Manuel . Derechos reales, derecho hipotecario . Ed. Centro de Estudios Registrales . Ultima edición.
  • ROCA SASTRE, Ramón María, . Derecho hipotecario . Bosch. ultima edicion

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.