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2018/2019  KAN-CBUSO1002U  EU Internet Law (P)

English Title
EU Internet Law (P)

Course information

Language English
Course ECTS 7.5 ECTS
Type Mandatory
Level Full Degree Master
Duration One Semester
Start time of the course Autumn, Spring
Timetable Course schedule will be posted at calendar.cbs.dk
Study board
BUS Study Board for BSc/MSc in Business Administration and Information Systems, MSc
Course coordinator
  • Jan Trzaskowski - CBS Law
Main academic disciplines
  • Business Law
  • Globalization and international business
  • Innovation
Teaching methods
  • Face-to-face teaching
Last updated on 05-04-2018

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Learning objectives
  • describe and discuss central legal issues relating to EU Internet law,
  • identify concrete legal issues in concrete situations and suggest relevant legal solutions,
  • Analyse legal problems based on relevant sources of law.
  • Reflect on the law and its purpose
Course prerequisites
Can not be taken by cand.merc.jur-students due to overlap with mandatory courses.
EU Internet Law:
Exam ECTS 7,5
Examination form Oral exam based on written product

In order to participate in the oral exam, the written product must be handed in before the oral exam; by the set deadline. The grade is based on an overall assessment of the written product and the individual oral performance.
Individual or group exam Individual exam
Size of written product Max. 5 pages
Assignment type Synopsis
Written product to be submitted on specified date and time.
20 min. per student, including examiners' discussion of grade, and informing plus explaining the grade
Preparation time No preparation
Grading scale 7-step scale
Examiner(s) Internal examiner and second internal examiner
Exam period Winter and Summer
Make-up exam/re-exam
Same examination form as the ordinary exam
Course content and structure

This course focuses on EU law relevant for the Internet with particular focus on e-business in the Internal Market. The purpose of this course is to give the student a basic understanding of how EU law and the Internal Market works in the context of the Internet.

The course comprises at least the following topics:

- Introduction to EU Law and sources of law
- The EU Internal Market

- Processing of personal data

- Copyright
- Marketing

- Contracting and performance of contractual obligations
- Redress, including dispute settlement

Description of the teaching methods
Case-based teaching with focus on discussion of cases.
Feedback during the teaching period
Feed-back through discussions in class (feedback sessions), which includes discussions of possible synopsis themes.
Student workload
Attending class session 36 hours
Reading and preparing for in-class discussion 96 hours
Preparation for cases 50 hours
Exam and preparation for individual exams 24 hours
Total 206 hours
Expected literature

Trzaskowski et al., Introduction to EU Internet Law (Ex Tuto 2018)

Last updated on 05-04-2018