Comparative Private Law

V-Nr. 1400 Date:

Thursday, 14:00-16:00  Link to the VVZ

Room: KOL-G-204

Content:

The course held by Prof. Alonso, Babusiaux, Hadžimanović and Heiss together with Prof. Cerini (invited professor for autumn term 2017) will introduce students to the methods of Comparative Private law. In doing so, the course will present topical examples of Comparative Private Law in the field of Contract Law, Property Law, Consumer Protection Law.

 

Date

Person                 

Subject

Compulsory Reading

21/09

Prof. Heiss

Introduction

 

28/09

Prof. Heiss

Introduction

 

05/10

Prof. Heiss

Introduction

 

12/10

Prof. Babusiaux

Contract Law

Slides 1 (PDF, 1023 KB)

Carlill vs. Carbolic (MP4, 11593 KB)

Handout 1 (PDF, 234 KB)

Zimmerman, Reinhard, Roman Law in the Modern World, Oxford 1996, S. 452-480 (PDF, 1647 KB)

Zimmerman, Reinhard, The Legacy of Roman Law, Oxford 1996, S. 374-395 (PDF, 2737 KB)

Zimmerman, Reinhard, The Law of New Rome Byzantine Law, Oxford 1996, S. 355-373 (PDF, 1157 KB)

Cartwright, John, The Doctrine of Consideration, Oregon 2016, S. 131-155 (PDF, 1539 KB)

Beale, Hugh; Fauvarque-Cosson, Bénédicte; Rutgerd, Jacobien; Tallon, Denis; Vogenauer, Stefan; Materials and Text on Contract Law (Chapter 2-3), Oregon 2010, S. 39-138 (PDF, 6753 KB)

19/10

Prof. Babusiaux

Contract Law

Slides 2 (PDF, 981 KB)

Handout 2 (PDF, 208 KB)

Babusiaux, Ulrike, Culpa in contrahendo (in: N. Jansen/R. Zimmermann, Commentaries on European Private Law, Oxford, in Print for 2018), S. 1-26 (PDF, 454 KB)

26/10

Prof. Babusiaux;

Prof. Alonso

Contract Law;  

Tort Law

Slides 3a (Babusiaux) (PDF, 2457 KB)

Handout 3 (PDF, 210 KB)

Beale, Hugh; Fauvarque-Cosson, Bénédicte; Rutgerd, Jacobien; Tallon, Denis; Vogenauer, Stefan; Materials and Text on Contract Law (Chapter 12), Oregon 2010, S. 607-663 (PDF, 2042 KB)

Andrews, Neil; Contract Law (Chapter 11), Cambridge 2011, S. 287-319 (PDF, 2654 KB)

Beale, Hugh; Fauvarque-Cosson, Bénédicte; Rutgerd, Jacobien; Tallon, Denis; Vogenauer, Stefan; Materials and Text on Contract Law (Chapter 10), Oregon 2010, S. 429-537 (PDF, 7860 KB)

Slides 3b (Alonso; same password as used by Prof. Babusiaux) (PDF, 307 KB)

Tort Law; van Gerven Walter, Lever Jeremy, Larouche Pierre; S. 32-45 (PDF, 11986 KB)

02/11

Dr. Hadžimanović

Property Law

 

09/11

Dr. Hadžimanović

Property Law

 

16/11

Dr. Hadžimanović

Property Law

 

23/11

Prof. Alonso

Tort Law

Slides 1: Overview (PDF, 211 KB)

Zweigert, introd. to Comparative law, Chapter 40 (PDF, 15671 KB)

30/12

Prof. Alonso

Tort Law

Slides 2: Torts III (PDF, 648 KB)

Gerven van, Other Regimes of Liability for Others (PDF, 17095 KB)

07/12

Prof. Cerini

tbd

 

14/12

Prof. Cerini

tbd

 

21/12

 

Oral Exam Mobility Students

 

08/01  

Examination other Students

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