CREDITS 2.5 (LV) 3.75 (ECTS) - 30 Contact Hours

This course will give an overview of different topics and typical practical problems in private international law and international civil procedure – all geared towards solving legal problems in the real world of commercial cross border transactions within the European Union. Each topic will have an initial phase of lecturing and in-depth reading, followed by an interactive phase pursuant to the Socratic Method where the students are supposed to come prepared to class and participate actively, e.g. by discussing relevant topics and solving cases.

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