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General principles of British Law-Principes généraux du droit britannique L1 S2

2016-2017

Faculté de Droit ( FLD )

Code Cours :

1617-FDL-DIV-EN-1005


Niveau Année de formation Période Langue d'enseignement 
S2Anglais
Professeur(s) responsable(s)Michael Ottley
Intervenant(s)Pas d'autre intervenant

    Ce cours apparaît dans les formations suivantes :
  • Faculté de Droit Lille - Licence 1 Européenne de Droit - S2 - 2 ECTS

Pré requis

Ability to work in English


Knowledge of basic French Law to be ablse to compare it with English Law

Objectifs du cours

Discovering and Comparing the English legal system to the French one


Being able to lead a Legal Reasoning following the rules of a foreign law


At the end of the course, the student shouble be able to:


Understand the basic functioning of English law


Spot the differences between French and English legal system

Contenu du cours


o The English Legal System:


Types of Law


Criminal


Civil


Sources


Common law mainly


Legislation


Court Structure


Legal Profession


o Contract law:


Formation, Terms and Remedies


Contracts for goods and contracts for services : differences


Exclusion clauses


Are they allowed?


Conditions


Exclusion and Exemption Clauses


o Law of Tort: Negligence


Definition


When is it recognized?


Consequences


Remedies


o Liability:


Types


Object


Sanctions


o Introduction of Company and Employment law


Modalités d'enseignement

Organisation du cours


Deals with a foreign law


Exercises at the end of each session: students can get trained and discover a foreign legal reasoning (Most of time: practical case to resolve)


The courses and presentations of each subject rely on Powerpoint presentations. The slides are then sent to the students so they can use them to study for the exam

Méthodes pédagogiques


    Évaluation

    Examen : coeff. 1


    Bibliographie

    • MacIntyre: Essentials of Business Law (Pearson)||
      Rush & Ottley: Business Law (Cengage)||
      Frederick Pollock: Principles of contract : a treatise on the general principles concerning the validity of agreements in the law of England||
      Rachael Mulheron :Principles of Tort Law


    Ressources internet

    • www.thomsonlearning.co.uk/rush_ottley



     
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