TRANSNATIONAL LAW

IUS/13 - 7 CFU - 2° semestre

Docente titolare dell'insegnamento

ROSARIO SAPIENZA
Email: rsapienza@lex.unict.it
Edificio / Indirizzo: via Crociferi 81 95124 CATANIA
Telefono: 095 230 850
Orario ricevimento: http://www.lex.unict.it/docenti/rosario.sapienza


Obiettivi formativi

Knowledge and comprehension

This course provides students a focused insight into the transnational legal dimensions of today’s world and the opportunity to critically discuss and understand the different methods of making, interpreting and enforcing the law beyond the domestic legal orders.

Student attending the Transnational Law Course on a regular basis are expected to gain advanced knowledge in public/private international law, international organization and comparative legal systems getting acquainted with the state of the art scientific debate as well as with a deeper understanding of transnational legal conflicts and processes in a wider and integrated perspective.

Applying knowledge and understanding

Being capable of first advanced problem-solving in laws interpretation and enforcement, writing a paper and delivering a public presentation on a given subject. This enables the attainment of further higher educational levels within the areas of interests of transnational law programs.


Modalità di svolgimento dell'insegnamento

Taught Seminars


Prerequisiti richiesti

International and European Union examinations compulsory

Conflict of Laws an asset



Frequenza lezioni

Compulsory



Contenuti del corso

1. From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Peer Zumbansen

2. From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Roger Cotterrell

3. From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Mathias Reimann

4. From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Gregory Shaffer & Carlos Coye

5. From Public International Law to Transnational Law: James E. Baker

6. From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Karsten Nowrot

7. A Case Study: EU Cross-Border Cooperation



Testi di riferimento

1. Peer Zumbansen, Transnational Law (2006) https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1105576

2. Roger Cotterrell, What is Transnational Law? (2012) https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2021088

3. Mathias Reimann, From the Law of Nations to Transnational Law (2004) https://elibrary.law.psu.edu/psilr/vol22/iss3/3/

4. Gregory Shaffer & Carlos Coye, From International Law to Jessup's Transnational Law, from Transnational Law to Transnational Legal Orders (2017) https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2895159

5. James E. Baker, What's International Law Got to Do With It? Transnational Law and the Intelligence Mission (2007) https://scholarship.law.georgetown.edu/facpub/1452/

6.Karsten Nowrot, Aiding and Abetting in Theorizing ... ( 2018) https://www.wiso.uni-hamburg.de/fachbereich-sozoek/professuren/nowrot/archiv/heft-17-nowrot-transnational-law.pdf

7. Anna Margherita Russo, Globalization and Cross-border Cooperation in EU Law: A Transnational Research Agenda (2012) http://www.on-federalism.eu/attachments/145_download.pdf


Altro materiale didattico

See the Transnational Law page on Studium



Programmazione del corso

 ArgomentiRiferimenti testi
1From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Zumbansen
2From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Cotterrell
3From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Reimann
4From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Shaffer & Coye
5From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Baker
6From Public International Law to Transnational Law: Nowrot
7A Case Study


Verifica dell'apprendimento


MODALITÀ DI VERIFICA DELL'APPRENDIMENTO

Written Assignment


ESEMPI DI DOMANDE E/O ESERCIZI FREQUENTI

The Topic for the Written Assignment will be previously agreed




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