Checking date: 21/04/2020

Course: 2019/2020

Private international law: special section
Study: Dual Bachelor in Law and Economics (230)

Coordinating teacher: ANTON JUAREZ, ISABEL

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Private Social and International Law

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Private International Law. General Part
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
The goal of this subject is that students can solve the main juridical problems which take places in private international law cases. Thus, students at the end of the semester will be able to: - know the basic institutions on International Family Law and International Contracts, in the field of Private International Law. - know the rules of jurisdiction, of applicable law and of recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments on this matters -know to solve practical cases about these items
Description of contents: programme
1. Married and unmarried partners 2. Matrimonial property regimen 3. Marriage crisis 4. Filiation 5- International adoption 6. Protection of minors 7. Legal kidnapping 8. Maintenance obligations 9. Hereditary succession 10. International Contracts 11. Non-contractual obligations 12. Intellectual Property
Learning activities and methodology
The master classes will be taught in large groups and practical sessions in small groups. Lectures will allow the acquisition of skills necessary to understand the subject and to continue the practical classes. The teaching methodology of practical classes is based on case study, problems of interpretation of rules, tutorials for global use, participation in discussion forums, partial discharge of checks and regular tutorials throughout the course. Attached is the course schedule detailing the teaching methodology will be applied.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Basic Bibliography
  • Alfonso Luis Calvo Caravaca/Javier Carrascosa González. Derecho Internacional Privado. Volumen II. Comares. 2018

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