PrF:MVV0668K Int. Commercial Arbitration - Course Information

MVV0668K International Commercial Arbitration

Faculty of Law
Spring 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
JUDr. Klára Drličková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
JUDr. Lucie Zavadilová (assistant)
JUDr. Klára Drličková, Ph.D.
Department of International and European Law - Faculty of Law
Contact Person: Jana Dopitová
Supplier department: Department of International and European Law - Faculty of Law
Timetable of Seminar Groups
MVV0668K/01: Mon 25. 2. to Fri 17. 5. Wed 16:00–17:40 133, K. Drličková
MVV0668K/02: No timetable has been entered into IS. K. Drličková
Basic knowledge of Private International Law.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 20/20, only registered: 16/20
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of this subject is to gain knowledge of international commercial arbitration, its institutes and regulation. The focus will be given to the UNCITRAL Model Law, New York Convention and ICC Rules. The course will lead the students through the particular phases of international commercial arbitration.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course the students should be able: to understand the main institutes of international commercial arbitration (e.g. arbitration agreement, arbitrator, applicable law, arbitral award, setting aside procedure, recognition of foreign awards); to understand the regulation in UNCITRAL Model Law, New York Convention and ICC Rules; to write arbitration agreement; to prepare request for arbitration and answer to such request
  • Introduction to international commercial arbitration.
  • Sources of international commercial arbitration.
  • Arbitration agreement.
  • Arbitrators.
  • Applicable law.
  • Arbitral procedure.
  • Arbitral award.
  • Setting aside procedure. Recognition and enforcement.
    required literature
  • MOSES, Margaret L. The principles and practice of international commercial arbitration. Third edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. xx, 411. ISBN 9781316606285. info
    recommended literature
  • BLACKABY, Nigel and Constantine PARTASIDES. Redfern and Hunter on international arbitration. Edited by Alan Redfern - Martin Hunter. Sixth edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. lxxiv, 859. ISBN 9780198714255. info
  • LEW, Julian D. M., Loukas A. MISTELIS and Stefan KRÖLL. Comparative international commercial arbitration. The Hague: Kluwer Law International, 2003. xxxv, 953. ISBN 9041115684. info
Teaching methods
Seminars, class discussions, home study, individual tasks, group tasks
Assessment methods
Active participation in class discussions, drafting an arbitration agreement, drafting request for arbitration, drafting answer to request
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2017, Spring 2018.
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