Bankruptcy law (wykład) - 2019/2020

Course description
General information
Lecturer:dr hab. Katarzyna Maćkowska prof. KUL
Organising unit:Faculty of Law, Canon Law and Administration - Instytut Nauk Prawnych
Number of hours (week/semester): 2/30
Language of instruction:English
Course objective
C1 - Presentation of the American bankruptcy law;
C2 - Analysis of the basic terms and legal rules in the scope of bankruptcy and the most essential challenges of American bankruptcy law;
Prerequisites
W 1 - command of English
Learning outcomes
a) Knowledge;
Student:
- has a knowledge and understands legal terms in the scope of American bankruptcy law, K_W03;
- understands the basic features and functions of bankruptcy law, as well as the rules of functioning in the common-law system; has a knowledge of the position of a creditor, a debtor and other bankruptcy law officials, K_W06.
b) Skills;
Student:
- has an ability of applying of the theoretical knowledge to the analysis and interpretation of legal and economic phenomenas, K_U02.
c) Social competences;
Student:
- has an ability of working in the team, both as a lecturer and debater, has the basic organizational abilities that enable the implementation of purposes, K_K02.
Teaching method
The class has a form of lecture and case studies.
Course content description
The course presents fundamentals rules of American Bankruptcy Law. It introduces students to the meaning and sources of bankruptcy law, forms of bankruptcy proceedings, role of bankruptcy courts and trustees.
Forms of assessment
Exam in the form of one-choice test, 50% of correct answers required.
Required reading list
Materials avaiable on websites.
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