Private international law

ldrhd2102  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Private international law
8.00 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2021-2022
Dechamps Marie (compensates Francq Stéphanie); Francq Stéphanie; Van Boxstael Jean-Louis;
Main themes
The course focuses on conflicts of jurisdictions and on conflicts of laws. It is divided into two parts. On the one hand, it describes general theoretical notions, the understanding of which is necessary to solve practical problems. On the other hand, it analyzes rules prevailing in each area of private law
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 The course of private international law aims at giving students the basic tools for solving problems that can occur in international transactions between individuals in the field of private law (it covers family law as well as commercial transactions). As far as the legal sources are concerned, priority is given to the core rules of Belgian private international law. They are however presented in a comparative law perspective. The growing influence of the European Union in the field of private international law is also presented
Other information
Several materials are made available, namely, textbooks and manuals
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Law (shift schedule)