Objectives of the course

To gain knowledge of the basic concepts of arbitration law, to understand the purpose, purpose, role and significance of the arbitration procedure, its basic principles, standards and postulates, to become acquainted with alternative methods of legal protection of civil subjective rights, with arbitration terms and institutes, with content and flow arbitration procedure, as well as acquire knowledge and master the skills necessary for the interpretation and practical application of arbitration rules.

CodeSubject statusSemesterClassesECTS
P-ARB Compulsory VIII 3+2 7

Content of the subject

Overview of dispute settlement methods, negotiation and mediation as alternative dispute resolution; arbitration as a method; the arbitral tribunal, the composition and constitution of the arbitral tribunal; arbitrability; arbitration agreement, arbitration procedure; termination of arbitration proceedings, arbitration award; judicial control of arbitration decisions; recognition and execution of foreign arbitration decisions; negotiation – positions / interests; negotiation skills; mediation skills; response to lawsuit, counter-claim; arbitration administration; discussion in arbitration proceedings, termination of arbitration proceedings; the procedure for the recognition and execution of a foreign arbitration decision.

Teaching methods and material mastering

Lectures, exercises, consultations, written examinations (colloquiums) individual student work (seminar and homework, papers, etc.), as well as group participation of students in the study of certain thematic units.

Forms of knowledge assessment

  • Test 1 (0-15 points)
  • Test 2 (0-15 points)
  • Final exam (0-50 points)
  • Seminar(s) (0-10 points)
  • Teaching activities (0-10 points)