119-0311/12 – Law of International Trade (MPO)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of LawCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. JUDr. Naděžda Rozehnalová, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. JUDr. Naděžda Rozehnalová, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ROZ21 prof. JUDr. Naděžda Rozehnalová, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student will be able: - to define three levels of the relations existing within the international trade and their legal regulation: relations among states, relations between entrepreneur and state, relations between entrepreneurs. - to analyse law WTO, - to assess EU regulations regarding individual enterpreneur and analysis of international trade operations, - to formulate simple contracts, - to solve individual cases, - to understand international business.

Teaching methods



The introductory part of the course is devoted to the three levels of the relations existing within the international trade and their legal regulation: relations among states, relations between entreprener and state, relations between entrepreneurs. The core of the course is an analysis of WTO, EU regulations regarding individual enterpreneurs and analysis of international trade operations. Student will be able to formulate simple contracts, solve individual cases, understand international business.

Compulsory literature:

FOLSOM, Ralph Haughwout. International trade and economic relations in a nutshell. St. Paul: West Academic, 2016. 446 s. ISBN 9781634599108. ROZEHNALOVÁ, Naděžda. Právo mezinárodního obchodu. 3. vyd. Praha: Wolters Kluwer, 2010. 552 s. ISBN 978-80-7357-562-5. Připravena aktualizace. ROZEHNALOVÁ, Naděžda. Právo Světové obchodní organizace a další vybrané kapitoly mezinárodního ekonomického práva. Brno: PF MU, 2010. 222 s. ISBN 978-80-210-5154-6. Indira Carr, Peter Stone. International Trade Law (eKniha Google).Routledge, 2013.

Recommended literature:

ROZEHNALOVÁ, Naděžda, Klára DRLIČKOVÁ, Tereza KYSELOVSKÁ a Jiří VALDHANS. Úvod do mezinárodního práva soukromého. prvé. Praha: Kluwer ASPI, 2017. 258 s. učebnice. ISBN 978-80-7552-699-1. POLÁČEK, Bohumil. Právo mezinárodního obchodu. Praha: Wolters Kluwer, 2017. 340 s. ISBN 999-00-017-5027-5. www.wto.org www.europa.eu

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Written credit test (an example and open questions). Compulsory attendance at the exercises.



Other requirements

Within the study to monitor the actual changes of legislation in accordance with the pedagogue´s instructions. By lecturer´s instructions.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. International trade law – introduction. 2. International economical relationships a their legal regulation. 3. World Trade Organization – history, analysis of its bodies. WTO agreements. 4. Legal regulation of external economical relationships of EU. 5. Legal regulation of international trade transactions. 6. International purchase - sale. Wiener agreement. 7. purchase contract foundation. Rights and obligations. Breach of Contract. Consequences of breach. Compensation for damage. 8. Formulation of payment and supply conditions. 9. Financial aspects of trading transactions. Investments. 10. International payments and its legal regulation. 11. International controlling contract. International licence contract. 12. Disputes solving between traders.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 85 (85) 85
        Písemka Written test 85  85
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Compulsory attendance at the exercises. Written credit test.

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