2023-2024 / DROI1310-1

Private International Law


21h Th

Number of credits

 Master in management (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in management (60 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Extra courses intended for exchange students (Erasmus, ...)3 crédits 


Cedric Vanleenhove

Language(s) of instruction

English language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Private international law: jurisdiction, applicable law and recognition and enforcement of judgments

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Raise awareness about the importance of private international law and the impact of management decisions on potential lawsuits
Provide necessary knowledge to prevent legal issues from arising as much as possible
Offer adequate tools to detect legal problems and implement them in company's strategy

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

not applicable

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

ex cathedra teaching
interaction as much as possible

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

Depending on the epidemic situation and cases of force majeure

Recommended or required readings

not applicable

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire )

Additional information:

multiple choice exam, in principle on campus 
but depending on the epidemic situation online via e-campus

Work placement(s)

not applicable

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

not applicable


Cedric Vanleenhove: cedric.vanleenhove@ugent.be

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