INSTITUTIONS OF PRIVATE LAW I

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Code
64899
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
12 credits during the 1st year of 7995 LAW (LMG/01) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
IUS/01
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (LAW)
Prerequisites
Prerequisites (for future units)
This unit is a prerequisite for:
  • LAW 7995 (coorte 2021/2022)
  • FAMILY AND INHERITANCE LAW 45285
  • INSTITUTIONS OF CANON LAW AND ECCLESIASTICAL 55587
  • PUBLIC COMPARATIVE LAW 64921
  • FAMILY COMPARATIVE LAW 55603
  • INTERNATIONAL LAW 106795
  • NAVIGATION LAW 64967
  • FINANCIAL LAW 64935
  • EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW 55604
  • LAW AND LITERATURE 94956
  • LEGAL ASPECT OF INTERNET AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 95236
  • INTERNATIONAL LAW 64934
  • CIVIL LAW I 64946
  • CIVIL LAW II 64949
  • COMPARATIVE PRIVATE LAW 64926
  • LABOUR LAW 64936
  • EUROPEAN UNION LAW 101501
  • CRIMINAL LAW 64915
  • COMMERCIAL LAW II - EU FINANCIAL MARKET LAW 64945
  • CIVIL PROCEDURE LAW 64937
  • ADMINISTRATIVE LAW 64919
  • COMMERCIAL LAW I 64916
  • EUROPEAN UNION LAW 64933
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course focuses on Italian private law, ie: introduction to private law, sources of law, law of obligations, contract law, torts, family law, property rights, consumer law, law of restitution.  

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Module 1. General notions. Rights, actions and subjects. Obligations and contracts in general. General introductory notions to private law as "common" law: legal rules and interpretation, private law and public law; Sources of Private Law (decodification and recodification; European Private Law); legal categories of situations and activities of private law (legal positions and legal relations; legal case and legal effect; facts, acts, individual rights, goods); subjects of private law (individuals, capacity and incapacity; associative and institutional organizations, profit and non-profit, with legal personality and unincorporated; general introduction to business and company law, rights of the personality). Theory and general rules of obligations (rights of obligation and property rights; events of obligations; breach and liability, guarantees); contract in general (notion and fundamental principles, formation, regulation and effects; remedies). Module 2. Special Contracts, tort liability and other sources of obligations. Property law, family law, inheritance law. Types and classes of contracts (sale, lease, provision of services and works, mandate and agency, transportation, storage, surety, settlement, insurance, consumer contracts, subcontracting); civil liability and remedies for damages; other sources of obligations (administration of business of others, restitutions, unjust enrichment, unilateral promises, debt securities). Property law (in the Constitution, in the code, in special legislation); joint ownership, minor property rights, possession; family law; succession because of death.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: Reception hours: Monday morning from 10 to 12.45 at Section of Private Law, Via Balbi 22, fourth floor. It is better to agree an appointment through email. In the second Semester, during the months of lectures, the time or the day of reception may change; at the beginning of the second semester this change will be communicated also though aula web.

Exam Board

GIOVANNA SAVORANI (President)

MAURO GRONDONA

GIORGIO AFFERNI (President Substitute)

SONIA CANATA (Substitute)

CARLA CARRASSI (Substitute)

VALENTINA DI GREGORIO (Substitute)

GIACOMO MUNARI (Substitute)

MICHELE MUNARI (Substitute)

LUCA OLIVERI (Substitute)

EDOARDO PESCE (Substitute)

ALESSANDRA PINORI (Substitute)

VALENTINA DI GREGORIO (President)

MAURO GRONDONA

ALBERTO MARIA BENEDETTI (Substitute)

ELISABETTA CORRADI (Substitute)

FRANCO LONGO (Substitute)

GIACOMO MUNARI (Substitute)

LUCA OLIVERI (Substitute)

MATTEO TURCI (Substitute)

CARMELO CARLO ROSSELLO (President)

MAURO GRONDONA

FRANCESCA BARTOLINI (Substitute)

ELISABETTA CORRADI (Substitute)

ROSARIO D'ARRIGO (Substitute)

MARCO FARINA (Substitute)

MAURIZIO VITTORIO FLICK (Substitute)

GIACOMO MUNARI (Substitute)

ANNA MARIA OCCASIONE (Substitute)

LUCA OLIVERI (Substitute)

EDOARDO PESCE (Substitute)

GIOVANNA SAVORANI (Substitute)

MATTEO TURCI (Substitute)

LESSONS

LESSONS START

I semester from September 14th to December 4th 2020
II semester from February 15th to May 7th 2021

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

See the Syllabus of each single course.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Lectures