Checking date: 15/06/2023

Course: 2023/2024

Legal and labor practice
Master in Legal Practice and Representation (Plan: 513 - Estudio: 271)

Coordinating teacher: HERRAIZ MARTIN, MARIA SOL

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

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 5.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Individual and collective labor law
acquire the technical knowledge and necessary skills for profession of lawyer within the framework related to legal labor advisory within company
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1) Pre-procedural advice: selection of the contractual modality and preparation of the offer and contract. 2) Jurisdiction and competence in labor matters. 3) Labor process: Types of processes. Protective measures. Special reference to the peculiarities that the professional acting as a Procurator presents in the different phases of the process. 4) Preparation of the labor claim and its response. 5) Evidence in the labor process. 6) Argumentative defense in the trial hearing. 7) Means of challenging procedural resolutions. 8) Types of appeals and preparation of appeals for appeal and unification of doctrine. 9) Principles of sentence enforcement. 10) Alternative means of resolving labor disputes.
Learning activities and methodology
LECTURES. Topics are presented by the teacher in class. Some readings may be required. ACTIVITIES. There will be different activities, such as cases, workshops, etc.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Mercader Uguina, J. R. (Dir.).. Comentarios a la Ley Reguladora de la Jurisdicción Social. . Lex Nova . 2015
  • Mercader Uguina, J.R (dir.). Lecciones de Derecho del Trabajo. tirant lo blanch. 2023

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.