Checking date: 13/03/2024

Course: 2024/2025

European judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters
Master in European Union Law (Plan: 316 - Estudio: 302)

Coordinating teacher: RODRIGUEZ RODRIGO, JULIANA

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

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Private International Law Criminal procedural law
Own and understand knowledge that can provide a base or opportunity to be original in the development and/or application of ideas, often in a context of research. The students must know how to communicate their findings and knowledges, in form clear and unambiguous, in front of public specialised and non-specialised That students have to learn skills which allow them to continue studying. Learn the growing importance that has the law of European Union for legal operators and demonstrate mastery of its techniques about its application Compare the instrumental value of law to achieve the efficienty of the market and macroeconomic stability. Skilfully use of new communication technologies and sources of information on the law of the European Union. Assess personal initiatives to increase the supply and quality of professional services Ability to integrate the rules and specific procedures of the EU law on advice from customers and the protection of their rights in the internal and Community jurisdiction. Ability to expose the functioning of the mechanisms of adaptation of the market players to the supranational regulation. Knowledge and understanding of the techniques of relationship with agents and national and supra-national institutions responsible for the supervision of the EU law. Knowledge and understanding of the scope of the liability of public authorities for breach of the EU law
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
CIVIL PART 1. Jurisdiction in civil and commercial matters: Regulation 1215/2012 2. Law applicable to contractual obligations: Regulation Rome I 3. Law applicable to non-contractual obligations: Regulation Rome II 4. Enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters: Regulation 1215/2012 5. Taking of evidences in civil and commercial matters PENAL PART PARTE PENAL 1. THE PRINCIPLE OF MUTUAL RECOGNITION: EUROPEAN ARREST WARRANT, RECOGNITION OF JUDGMENTS AND OTHER INSTRUMENTS OF CRIMINAL JUDICIAL COOPERATION 2. THE FIGHT AGAINST FRAUD AND THE EUROPEAN PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE
Learning activities and methodology
LEARNING ACTIVITIES Theorical class Practical classes Tutorials Team work Individual student work TEACHING METHODOLOGIES Teacher's lectures with support of computer and audiovisual media, in which the main concepts of the subject are developed. Bibliography is provided to complement the students' learning. Critical reading of recommended texts: Press articles, reports, manuals and / or academic articles, either for later discussion in class, or to expand and consolidate the knowledge of the subject. Resolution of practical cases, problems, etc. raised by the teacher individually or in a group Exposure and discussion in class, under the moderation of the professor of subjects related to the content of the subject, as well as of practical cases Elaboration of works and reports individually or in groups
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • A.L. Calvo Caravaca/J. Carrascosa González (dirs.). Tratado de Derecho Internacional Privado. Tirant Lo Blanch, Valencia. 2022
  • Hauberg Wilhelmsen, Louise. International Commercial Arbitration and the Brussels I Regulation. Elgar. 2018
  • Kostoris, Robert E.. Handbook of European Criminal Procedure. Springer. 2018
  • Stone, Peter. Stone on Private International Law in the European Union. Elgar. 2018
  • U. Magnus. Brussels Ibis Regulation : commentary. Otto Schmidt. 2016
  • U. Magnus. Rome I Regulation : commentary. Otto Schmidt. 2017
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