Private law


  • Contract
  • Formation
  • Content
  • Function of national  law
  • Limits to contractual freedom 
  • Defective contracts
  • Breach of contract
  • Remedies  
  • Solving conflicts
  • Enforcing a contract 

Learning outcomes

The student has a basic understanding of national, especially English, and international law with regard to the key issues of contract law: prerequisites for concluding an international contract, its content and limits, possible defects, remedies in case of breach of contract, international arbitration and enforcement.     

Credit points


Responsible expert

Dr. Hans-Joachim Schramm

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