Checking date: 27/04/2023

Course: 2023/2024

International investments in regulated sectors
Master in Law of Regulated Sectors (Plan: 311 - Estudio: 294)

Coordinating teacher: RODRIGUEZ RODRIGO, JULIANA

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)
Private International Law Commercial Law Public International Law
- To have and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity to be original in the development and / or application of ideas, often in a research context - Students will be able to apply acquired knowledge and problem solving skills in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their area of ¿¿study -The students are able to communicate their conclusions and the latest knowledge and reasons that support them to specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear and unambiguous way -The students have the learning skills that allow them to continue studying in a way that will be largely self-directed or autonomous. -Develop a knowledge of legal advice from the national and international points of view in the field of regulated sectors. - Knowing to identify conflicts of interest and to know the techniques for their resolution in the regulated sectors. -Know and know how to apply in practice the organizational, management and commercial environment of regulated activities. -Know and evaluate the different responsibilities related to the exercise of professional activity in the regulated sectors, including the operation of legal assistance. -Accept the need for constant self-learning and continuous training As instruments that facilitate the adaptation to legal innovations, Technological and organizational aspects in the field of regulated activities -Develop a high level of specific technical knowledge of the regulatory framework both national and international of all matters that affect the Law of Regulated Sectors - To be able to identify the requirements of provision and organization that determine legal advice in the regulated sectors. - Knowing how to advise international companies in relation to their investments in the sector of regulated activities - Develop a strategic and holistic vision to address the common legal problems of the regulated sectors and allow them to formulate assessments on particularly complex cases covering various matters
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Contracts of State 2. Legal regulation in contracts of State 3. Arbitration of foreign inversions 4. Immunity of execution of foreign States 5. International investments in regulated sectors
Learning activities and methodology
TEACHING METHODS -Explications with support of computer and audiovisual media, in which the main concepts of the subject will be developed and the bibliography will be provided to complement the students' learning. -Reading of texts recommended by the professor of the subject: judgments and resolutions, articles of press, reports, manuals and / or academic articles, for later discussion in class, or to expand and consolidate the knowledge of the subject. -Resolution of cases, problems, etc., individually or in groups -Exposition and discussion in class, under the moderation of the professor, of related subjects, as well as of cases -Elaboration of works and reports individually or in groups
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Alfonso-Luis Calvo Caravaca/Javier Carrascosa González (dirs),. Derecho del comercio internacional,. Colex, Madrid,. 2012
  • J.L. Collantes González (dir.). Arbitraje . Derecho internacional económico y de las inversiones internacionales . Palestra. 2009
  • Manuela Eslava Rodríguez. Contratos públicos internacionales. Colex. 2003
  • . El arbitraje en los litigios de expropiación de inversiones extranjeras. Bosch. 2010
  • Íñigo Iruretagoiena Agirrezabalaga . El arbitraje en los litigios de expropiación de inversiones extranjeras. Bosch. 2010
Recursos electrónicosElectronic Resources *
  • Área de Derecho Internacional Privado de la Universidad Carlos III de Madrid · Revista Cuadernos de Derecho Transnacional :
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The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.