Study programmes / C-EM Economics and Management / European Economic Law
Course code:EHPAC
Course title in language of instruction:European Economic Law
Course title in Czech:Evropské hospodářské právo v AJ
Course title in English:European Economic Law
Mode of completion and number of credits:Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 2/1; part-time, 16/0
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week; part-time, lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction:English
Level of course:master continuing
Semester:SS 2018/2019 - FBE
Name of lecturer:JUDr. Ing. Libor Kyncl, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites:Final Bachelor Exam
Aims of the course:Provide the knowledge of the legal regulation of internaln and external law of the EU internal market under the aspects of continuous develompent of the primary and secondary EU law and dce EU case law
Course contents:
1.EU law and the jurisdiction ow EU courts (allowance 0/0)
a.EU law sources
b.Direct applicability pof EU law

2.Fundaments of the EU internal market law (allowance 0/0)
a.Internal EU market law
b.External EU market law (GATT, TRIPS)

3.Material law of the EU (allowance 0/0)
a.Competition law in cases of Commission and EU Court of Justice
b.Freedoms of the market in cases of the EU Court of Justice
c.Consumer protection in cases of the EU Court of Justice
d.State Aids in cases of the EU Court of Justice
e.EU Company law

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to work in international context
-science and research skills
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-forming of legal solution of problemt by utilisation of the jusircdiction of EU courts
-preparatiojn and conduction if negotiations in English language
-skills attached to utilisation and application of lelag information
-to develop the application of EU norms to the Czech legal environment
-Understanding how functionate interanional organizations

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Teaching is closed by assignment of credit depending on the successful submission and presentation of selected Court of Justice of EU case relating to the EU Economic law, successful passing of credit test (held in English) - all aforementioned in on-site and combined study - and participation on defined number of seminars (in on-site form) or participation on defined number of lectures (in combined form). Participation on lectures in on-site form is recommended.

The module itself is closed by awarding of credit (30% weight, for on-site and combined form) and successful passing of written exam (held in English, 70% weight). The successful passing requires obtaining of passing all required credit activities that are set by the seminar or combined lecture meeting teacher at the beginning of the semester, and of gaining at least 50% of the available points in the written exam test.
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h0 h
     practice14 h0 h
     consultation0 h40 h
     preparation for exam34 h58 h
     preparation for regular testing25 h0 h
     writing of seminar paper11 h14 h
Total112 h112 h

Basic reading list
  • TICHÝ, L. et al. Evropské právo. 3rd ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2006. 879 p. ISBN 80-7179-430-9.
  • Access to European Union: law, economics, policies. 15th ed. Rixensart: European Study Service, 2006. 561 p. ISBN 2-930119-41-1.
  • KORAH, V. An introductory guide to EC competition law and practice. 7th ed. Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2001. 419 p. ISBN 1-84113-140-7.
  • WEATHERILL, S. Cases and materials on EU law. 9th ed. Oxford: New York :, 2010. 710 p. ISBN 978-0-19-956225-1.
  • The ABC of European Union law. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2010. 131 p. ISBN 978-92-78-40525-0.
Recommended reading list
  • JANKŮ, M. -- JANKŮ, L. Vybrané kapitoly z práva EU. 1st ed. Ostrava: Key Publishing s.r.o., 2009. 232 p. Právo. ISBN 978-80-7418-049-1.
  • ČECH, P. -- DĚDIČ, J. Evropské právo společností. Praha: BVA POLYGON, 2004. ISBN 80-7273-110-6.
  • SVOBODA, P. Úvod do evropského práva. 2nd ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2007. 277 p. ISBN 978-80-7179-621-3.