Universität Wien FIND

030655 KU Principes et méthodes du droit international privé (2022W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 40 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Französisch


Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Monday 10 October 09:00-12:00
What is Private International Law? How is it made? What are its objectives? How “private” and “international” is it?

Tuesday 11 October 12:00-15:00
International Jurisdiction: how to determine whether a tribunal can hear an “international” claim?
National rules and European rules
Two key Regulations within the EU: the Brussels I Regulation recast and the Brussels II b Regulation recast

Wednesday 12 October 09:00-12:00
International Jurisdiction: how to deal with parallel proceedings?

Monday 12 December 09:00-12:00
Applicable law: how to determine which law applies to a private relationship with foreign elements? Different possible approaches
Introduction to the Rome I and Rome II Regulation

Tuesday 13 December 12:00-15:00
Applicable law: mandatory rules and public policy

Wednesday 14 December 09:00-12:00
Recognition and Execution of foreign judgments: national and European approaches

Montag 10.10. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM62 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG
Dienstag 11.10. 12:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM62 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG
Mittwoch 12.10. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Montag 12.12. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Dienstag 13.12. 12:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM43 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 4.OG
Mittwoch 14.12. 09:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM52 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

The class will enable students to understand the legal challenges as well as the legal risks of private relationship with a foreign element, which can be the foreign domicile of one party to a contract, the foreign nationality of one of the spouses, the fact that an incident between two Austrians took place abroad… Each class will be dedicated to the study of one legal challenge, its solution in EU law and in other legal systems, through the analysis of judicial cases and fictious case study.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Active participation in class (50%) and final test (MQC) (50%). No documentation will be allowed for the MQC.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Students should know the basic functioning of EU Law. No prior knowledge of private international law is required. Basic notions of public international law can be useful, but not mandatory. This course is aimed at students with a special interest in international legal relations, who intend to pursue a career in international law firms.



Preparatory documents and other information about the course will be available on the moodle platform.
In the meantime, students may read this short contribution to understand what Private International Law is: “Private international law” by Jürgen Basedow:

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Letzte Änderung: Do 17.11.2022 11:08