BO505Zk International Jurisdiction

Faculty of Law
Autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
12/0/0. 8 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught online.
JUDr. Tereza Kyselovská, Ph.D. (lecturer)
JUDr. Kateřina Zabloudilová (assistant)
JUDr. Lucie Zavadilová, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
JUDr. Tereza Kyselovská, 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
Fri 16. 10. 14:00–15:40 160, 16:00–17:40 160, Fri 13. 11. 16:00–17:40 160, 18:00–19:40 160, Fri 11. 12. 14:00–15:40 160, 16:00–17:40 160
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! OBOR ( PR ) && ! OBOR ( PR01 ) && ! PROGRAM ( N - VS )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
After passing this course student is able to:
choose the sufficient option to resolve the disputes in relations with international element
analyse arrangements of resolving disputes and to identify risks associated
construct arbitration agreement, arrangement of choice of court and contractual arrangements relating to resolving disputes through ADR mechanism;
take into account legal and geographical aspects of forms of resolutions of disputes;
apply legal sources regulating international commmercial judiciary and arbitration.
  • Types of resolution of disputes in international trade (advantages, disadvantages).
  • Principles of each type of settlement of disputes.
  • Relationship between different methods of dispute resolutions.
  • Method of dispute settlement with regard to recognition and enforcement of decision in foreign state.
  • Prorogation (choice of court).
  • Arbitration agreement.
  • Course of arbitral proceedings and applicable law in arbitration (difference to court proceedings).
  • Control and auxiliary functions of the courts in arbitration (recognition, dissolution, enforcement).
  • ROZEHNALOVÁ, Naděžda. Zásada autonomie a zásada rozhodování rozhodců o své pravomoci - dvě stránky jednoho problému (The autonomy principle and the competence-competence principle: two sides of the one coin). Časopis pro právní vědu a praxi. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2008, Roč. 16, č. 2, p. 112-121. ISSN 1210-9126. info
  • ROZEHNALOVÁ, Naděžda. Určení fóra a jeho význam pro spory s mezinárodním prvkem I (The forum determination and its importance for the disputes resolution). Bulletin advokacie. Praha: Česká advokátní komora, 2005, Roč. 2005, č. 4, p. 8-16. ISSN 1210-6348. info
Teaching methods
combination of lectures and practical preparation for class discussion (or homework)- students should be able to apply the theory and knowledge based on their study during practical exercises(hypothetical cases, drafting of clauses etc.)
Assessment methods
Learning takes place through lectures with space for discussion controlled under powerpoint presentations.
Combined exam: Written part of the exam is in the first part aimed to ability to construct contractual arrangements concerning dispute resolution, in the other part to theoretical analysis of selected issues. Oral part (follows the successful completion of the written part) is aimed to discussion over winning issue.
Language of instruction
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2008, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019.
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