PRAVNA FAKULTETA


Subject
 EUROPEAN COMPETITION LAW 
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Study unit code    MP16 2018

Level Study program or it's part Year Semester
1 4100 LAW 1 Summer

ECTS kredits 7

Hours - Lectures 25
Hours - Seminars 5
Hours - Work 18
Hours - e-Work 12
Hours - Individual Student's Work 150

Lecturers
red. prof. dr. REPAS MARTINA

Languages - lectures slovene
Languages - tutorial slovene

Prerequisits
Basic understanding of European Union Law. 
Content (Syllabus outline)
Competition policy and economics. The international dimension of European competition law. Collusion: notion of undertaking, agreement, decisions, concerted practice, object and effect of restricting competition, effect on trade between Member States. Exemptions from collusion: basic conditions and block exemptions. Abuse of dominant position: single and collective dominance, basic types of abuse. Concentrations: jurisdictional rules, substantive rules and procedural rules. Enforcement of European competition law and procedures. Public undertakings related to restrictions of competition. State aids related to restrictions of competition.  
Textbooks
M. Repas: Konkurenčno pravo v teoriji in praksi (omejevalna ravnanja in nadzor koncentracij), Uradni list RS, Ljubljana, 2010. A. Jones, B. Sufrin: EC Competition Law (Text, Cases, and Materials), Oxford Press, 2011, ali katerakoli angleška ali nemška knjiga o konkurenčnem pravu EU novejše izdaje Veljavna temeljna zakonodaja in sodne odločbe s področja konkurenčnega prava EU.  
Objectives
The objective of this subject is to understand the purpose of protection of competition in the context of European Union law and certain types of restrictions of competition with capacity to solve actual legal problems related to this. 
Intendend learning outcomes - knowledge and understanding
On completion of this course the student will be able to: understand the objects, meaning and extensiveness of European competition law, demonstrate understanding and use of the basic concepts in the field of European competition law, recognise the possibility of restriction of competition in practice and use the relevant competition rules in concrete cases.  
Intendend learning outcomes - transferable/key skills and other attributes'
Solving legal problems in this field of law and legal argumentation of decisions, the use of information technology. 
Learning and teaching methods
• Lectures, • Seminars, • Tutorials. Part of the tutorial is in a classroom while the rest is in the form of e-learning (e-tutorials may be given via video-conferencing or with the help of specially designed e-material in a virtual electronic learning environment), • Discussion and actual problem solving.  

Assessment Weight (%)
Lab works 20  
Written examination 80  
Comments
- Work at exercises and lectures (a student is admitted to the written part of the examination on condition he/she successfully performs at exercises), - written examination.  
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