Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2020/2021
Belonging course: 
Course of Master's Degree Programme on FASHION, ART AND FOOD MANAGEMENT
Disciplinary sector: 
BUSINESS LAW (IUS/04)
Language: 
English
Credits: 
9
Year of study: 
1
Teachers: 
DE SILVO Federico D.E
SAVARESE Eduardo
Cycle: 
Second semester
Hours of front activity: 
72

Language

English

Course description

The course aims to deepening legal rules at the basis of a business activity, carried out in the European and/or in the international context.
The core of the discipline - treated with constant reference to practical examples and jurisprudence, without neglecting the evolution of international markets - is represented by the study of intellectual property, advertising contracts, data protection, corporate governance and business crisis, all topics addressed in the It-EU-US-Rest of the World perspectives.

A particolar focus is dedicated to the following topics:
- the international contract;
- antitrust law;
- directive (EU) 2019/1023 on preventive restructuring frameworks;
- international ADR.

Prerequisites

Syllabus

The course will be divided into several teaching units:
- Unit I: European and international intellectual property (IP) law and main related contracts
- Unit II: rules at the basis of main advertising contracts and their clauses' analysis
- Unit III: Data protection regulations in Europe, United States and China (and other selected Countries)
- Unit IV: corporate governance systems (in Europe and around the world). The "societas europaea"
- Unit V: bankruptcy law in its international dimension, by the analysis of the European Insolvency Regulation (R-EIR) and the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency

The course will continue with the following teaching units in the international law perspective:
- the international contract;
- antitrust law;
- analysis of directive (EU) 2019/1023 on preventive restructuring frameworks, on discharge of debt and disqualifications, and on measures to increase the efficiency of procedures concerning restructuring, insolvency and discharge of debt;
- international ADR.

Teaching Methods

The course is organized in frontal lessons (in presence or at a distance).

Textbooks

AA.VV. (a cura di M. Cian), Diritto commerciale. Volume II, Ristampa con sezione di aggiornamento al codice della crisi e dell'insolvenza, Giappichelli, 2019.
Students are invited to extend their readings to the teaching material.

Learning assessment

During the course, there will be a written test. At the end of the course, there will be an oral test.

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