Course syllabus PR2 - General Law II (ŠAVŠ - Sklad předmětů)

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Course title: General Law II
Semester: -- item not defined --
Course supervisor: JUDr. Petr Frischmann, Ph.D.
Supervising department: Department of Law and Economics (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration: not Bachelor state examination
Time allowance: full-time, 3/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/12 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Fulfillment of requirements (3 credits), Exam (3 credits)
Course objective:
This course follows-up General Law I. The goal of the course is to introduce students to chosen legal disciplines which helps to create students profile. Attention will be paid to civil contractual law including specifics of commercial relations, basic aspects of civil procedure, arbitration and administrative procedure, fundamental legal institutes of corporation law and EU Law.
 
Course methods: The course is diveded into lectures and seminars. The list of the topics for both forms - see Course Content. The necessary part of preparation to pass this course successfully is self-study accordint to e-information presented to students through AIS and links quoted in the list of compulsory literature.

Please, be aware that seminars don´t copy the topics of lectures. We strongly recomend to attend the lectures.
 
Course content:
1.Fundamental principles of civil procedure and enforcement of judgements (allowance 1/1)
2.Fundamental principles of administrative and criminal procedure (allowance 1/1)
3.Absolute property rights (allowance 1/1)
4.Law of obligation - Contract and Torts (allowance 1/1)
5.The most frequent types of civil and business contracts (allowance 1/1)
6.Civil Liability (allowance 1/1)
7.Corporate Law ; Antitrust Legislation (allowance 1/1)
8.Organs of Business Corporations - Corporate Governance (allowance 0/0)
9.Arbitration Ad Hoc vs. Arbitration Clause (allowance 0/0)
10.Legal Succesion and Inheritance Law (allowance 0/0)
11.Insolvency Proceedings (allowance 0/0)
12.Fundamental Principles of EU Law (allowance 0/0)
 
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student:
 
-Will apply principles of legal regulation to practical execution of contracts and disputes resolution
-Will clarify specifics of civil and business contracts
-Will describe fundamental principles of legal regulation of law of contract

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures24 h8 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)0 h8 h
Self-study
     Course reading and ongoing preparation30 h18 h
     Ongoing evaluation12 h0 h
     Preparation for final test18 h50 h
Total84 h84 h
 
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendanceCombined form
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation0 %10 %
Mid-term test(s)40 %40 %
Final test60 %50 %
Total100 %100 %
 
Course completion:
1) Active participation during seminars

2) Written test (10 - 15 min.) on 5th seminar (lectures and seminars 1 - 5). Two open questions. Test represents the necessary condition for the admission to the final written exam.

3) Written exam in the form of open questions. The exam covers the extent of General Law I and General Law II.

Conditions for part-time students:

1) Passing of the written test at the end of the final lecture. Test covers the topics from the whole semmester. One open question and short case-study.

Written exam in the form of open questions. The exam covers the extent of General Law I and General Law II.
 
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
Content for part-time study programme:
- content of lectures of full-time study programme
- content of seminars of full-time study programme
- case study
 
Reading list:
Basic:
Language of instruction: English
SELLS, W. Intro to Civil Law Legal Systems. INPROL 2009.  [online]. 2009. URL:  https://www.fjc.gov/sites/default/files/2015/Introduction%20to%20Civil%20Law%20Legal%20Systems.pdf.
VARGA, P. Fundamentals of European Union Law.: Constitutional and Institutional Framework. Plzeň: Vydavatelství a nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk, s.r.o., 2011. 112 p. ISBN 978-80-7380-362-9.
CZECH, P. Act N 89/2012 Coll. (Czech) Civil Code.  [online]. 2012. URL: http://obcanskyzakonik.justice.cz/images/pdf/Civil-Code.pdf.
KOLEKTIV. A Brief Introduction to Czech Commercial Law. 1st ed. München: Verlag Dr. Hut, 2010. ISBN 978-3-86853-604-1.
ČESKÁ REPUBLIKA, P. Business Corporations Act No. 90/2012 Coll.  [online]. 2012. URL: http://obcanskyzakonik.justice.cz/index.php/home/zakony-a-stanoviska/preklady/english.
BRIDGE, M G. Personal property law. Oxford University Press, 2015. 317 p. Clarendon law series. ISBN 978-0-19-874308-8.
MALLIN, C. Corporate Governance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 440 p. ISBN 978-0-19-880676-9.
MACDONALD , E. -- ATKINS, R. Koffman & Macdonald's Law of Contract. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018. 640 p. ISBN 978-0-19-875284-4.

Recommended:
Language of instruction: English
CHROMÁ, M. Anglicko-český právnický slovník. LEDA, 1995. 341 p.
CHROMÁ, M. New Introduction to Legal English.: Volume II. 1st ed. Praha: Karolinum, 2011. ISBN 978-80-246-2007-7.
MARTIN, E A. A Dictionary of Law. 6th ed. New York: Oxford, 2006. 590 p. ISBN 978-0-19-280698-7.
LAW, J. -- MARTIN, E A. A Dictionary of Law. 7th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. ISBN 978-0-19-955124-8.
MOUSSIS, N. Access to European Union law, economics, policies.: The Ultimate Textbook on the European Union. 19th ed. Rixensart: Euroconfidentiel, 2011. ISBN 978-2-9601045-0-9.
SCHAFFER, R. -- EARLE, B. -- AGUSTI, F. International Business Law and its Environment. Mason: South-Western, Publ. Co., 2009. ISBN 978-0-324-64965-9.

Study plans:
B-EM-BAL Business Administration and Operations, Logistics and Quality Management, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2013/2014
B-EM-BAL Business Administration and Operations, Logistics and Quality Management, part-time form, initial academic year WS 2013/2014
B-EMCZ Economics and Management, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
B-EMCZ Economics and Management, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
B-EMCZ Economics and Management, part-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
B-EMCZ Economics and Management, part-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
B-EMEN Economics and Management, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
B-PEMI Podniková ekonomika a manažerská informatika, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
 
Run in the period of: WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017   (and older)
Course tutor: JUDr. Petr Frischmann, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
JUDr. Jiří Valdhans, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Teaching language: Czech, English
Room: Mladá Boleslav


Last modification made by JUDr. Petr Frischmann, Ph.D. on 03/11/2019.

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