(Summer Training program on Law in Germany)
Program Start date: 2 June 2014-11 July 2014

Duration: 2 - 6 weeks
Course Language: English
Course leader: Prof. Dr. Thomas M. J. Möllers
Fee: EUR 1960(included: training program, accommodation, breakfast, visa, transfer, ticket)
Deadline: 18 May 2014

Course information
Augsburg Summer Program on European and International Economic Law is offered by the Faculty of Law of the University of Augsburg. The Augsburg Summer Program provides insight into economic and business law necessary to meet the increasing requirements of companies and law firms in this field. The Program focuses on such issues as contract law, company law and banking law as well as on private international law, transnational litigation and international arbitration. The legal issues are considered from international, European and German perspective. The Program’s participants have also an opportunity to attend a German language course. Further, the participants of the Summer Program are welcome to attend the series of "Talks of Practitioners." The talks are held by distinguished lawyers of international law firms, legal advisers of international firms and other experts who focus on selected problems of international business law. All of the lectures and talks are held in English. The lectures are given by distinguished European (e.g. German, French, Italian) and American professors as well as by practicing lawyers.

Course aim
The Program provides an outstanding opportunity to learn international and European economic and business law and their relevance in the global economy. The Program provides an introductory course to law and economics, however, legal background is crucial for successful participation.

Credits info
Students can receive up to 36 ECTS


European and WTO Law
Prof. Dr. Thomas M.J. Möllers (University of Augsburg) 

European Contract Law
Prof. Enrico Camilleri (University of Palermo, Italy) 

EU Public Procurement and State Aid Law
Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Wollenschläger (University of Augsburg)

German and European Company Law
Prof. Dr. Thomas M.J. Möllers (University of Augsburg) 

German and European Company Law / Practical Studies
Prof. Dr. Otmar Thömmes (University of Augsburg) 

Introduction to German Law
Dr. Christian Schmitt (Univeristy of Augsburg) 

Introduction to Law and Economics
Prof. Peter Wendel (University Pepperdine) 

Private International Law
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wurmnest (University of Augsburg) 

Private Regulation of Capital Markets
Prof. Jeffrey Manns (Geroge Washington University) 

Transnational Litigation
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wurmnest (University of Augsburg) 

United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG)
Prof. Dr. Raphael Koch (University of Augsburg) 

Joint Seminar on Capital Markets Law and Legal Methodology
Prof. Dr. Thomas M.J. Möllers (University of Augsburg) & Prof. Peter Wendel (University Pepperdine) & Prof. Jeffrey Manns (The George Washington University)

German Language Course