Case Studies in Contract Law (ILV)


Course lecturer:

Dr. jur.

 Kurt Wagner , MBA
Course numberB4.06360.43.531
Course codeContLaw
Semester of degree program Semester 4
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits3,0
Language of instruction English

The students know the differences between various types of contracts. They know the rights and duties of the contracting partners. They are familiar with the legal consequences in case of non-fulfillment like damages, suspension of burden of proof etc.

Introduction to Private Law

The lecture concentrates on the various types of contracts which are regulated by the Austrian civil code. Besides modern types of contracts are discussed like franchising and leasing. There will be an introduction into labour law, especially into the rights and duties of employer and employee.

Willibald Posch (2015)Contract Law in Austria.Kluwer Law Intl.

probably smaller groups, lessons& discussion, case studies