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European Union Law: on Information and Information Technology
- Course code
Name of lecturer
- Number of ECTS credits allocated
- Academic sector
IUS/14 - EUROPEAN UNION LAW
- Language of instruction
Primo semestre dal Oct 1, 2008 al Dec 20, 2008.
The course will touch upon the structures of the European Union (EU), the basic freedoms (of circulation of goods, services, capitals and persons) as core matter of the single market. It will then concentrate on the study of EU competition law and policy, with a special focus on rules addressed to private undertakings. A substantial part of the course will be devoted to the examination of cases.
The course is taught entirely in English. Classes will be devoted to the direct examination of relevant legal instruments and the discussion of cases and legal issues arising in relation thereto.
Assessment methods and criteria
Students' preparation will be tested through an oral examination.
Students who attended the course can prepare on the basis of their notes and materials which will be nade available on the course web site. Their exam will be conducted in English.
Students who did not attend the course should prepare on the basis of the following textbook: L. PROSPERETTI et al., Economia e diritto antitrust. Un'introduzione, Roma, Carocci editore, 2006, 17-280 and 339-368. They will take their exam in Italian.
1st Draft Syllabus
(msword, en, 35 KB, 29/10/08)
1st Note regarding the reading assignments
(msword, en, 28 KB, 29/10/08)
2nd Introduction to Competition Law - 21 Oct.
(pdf, en, 3215 KB, 29/10/08)
3rd Art. 81: The Elements - 28 Oct.
(pdf, en, 3196 KB, 29/10/08)
3rd Part I Presentation - 28 Oct.
(vnd.ms-powerpoint, en, 59 KB, 29/10/08)
3rd Vertical Agreements Commission Guidelines 2000
(pdf, en, 261 KB, 29/10/08)
3rd Vertical Agreements - Grundig and Sylvania
(msword, en, 117 KB, 29/10/08)
3rd Vertical Agreements Regulation 2790/1999
(pdf, en, 116 KB, 29/10/08)
4th Horizontal Agreements - 4 November
(pdf, en, 3272 KB, 29/10/08)
5th Regulation 1-2003 - 11 Nov.
(pdf, en, 205 KB, 04/11/08)
6th Art. 82 - Cases on refusal to deal, 18 Nov.
(msword, en, 91 KB, 12/11/08)
6th Important Note
(msword, en, 31 KB, 12/11/08)
7th 2004 Decision of the Commission
(pdf, en, 102 KB, 19/11/08)
7th 2004 Decision of the Commission - short article
(pdf, en, 418 KB, 19/11/08)
7th 2007 Judgment of the CFI confirming Commission
(pdf, en, 112 KB, 19/11/08)
7th 2007 Judgment of the CFI - short article
(pdf, en, 491 KB, 19/11/08)
7th Note on the MICROSOFT reading assignments
(msword, en, 20 KB, 19/11/08)
7th Reaction of the Commission to the CFI judgment
(pdf, en, 77 KB, 19/11/08)
8th Merger Control Materials
(rtf, en, 55 KB, 26/11/08)
December 11, 2008
(msword, en, 44 KB, 20/12/08)