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Schedule

2017-01-30

A relatively ready but never really finished schedule for:

Basic Course in Law.

Part I. Introduction to Swedish Law. Spring semester 2017.

Textbook: Laura Carlson: The Fundamentals of Swedish Law; Second edition, and Laura Carlson (editor) Swedish Law in
Context. Cases and Materials 2012/2013. The last mentioned  information will be distributed by the Department of Law through the Cambro.
 

Mandatory seminars are numbers 2, 5 and 6.

Assumption of 29 students and be 2 seminar groups 8 work units. If there are fewer or more students changes might occur.

Anm.kod:25112, 25140 and/or F2511

Kurskod: 2JU047 and/or 2JU031

Day Time Room Subject Group Teacher
Week 3
Thu, Jan 19 12.15-13.00 S506 Introduction & Registration All EP
Thu, Jan 19 14.15-16 Ub333 Lecture 1: Understanding the European Union. The same lecture as those students taking the Basic EU law course. Textbook pp. 89-127. All ESP
Week 4
Tue, Jan 24 10.15-12 MA136 Lecture: The Machinery of Government and the Sources of Law. Textbook pp. 19-87 and Cases and Materials pp.3-107. www.riksdagen.se and http://www.government.se/sb/d/575 All EP
Wed, Jan 25
            
10.15-12 S206 Lecture: Understanding the CJEU & its Case Law. The same lecture as those students taking the Basic EU law course. Textbook pp. 89-127. All CW
Wed, Jan 25 13.15-15 S206 Lecture. Union Powers and Legal Acts. The same lecture as those students taking the Basic EU law course. Textbook pp. 89-127. All CW
Fri, Jan 27 13.15-16 S313 Lecture: Administrative Procedure and the Principle of Public Access to Documents. The textbook pp. 57-66 and 181-197, and Cases and Materials 117-125. www.riksdagen.se All EP
Week 5
Mon, Jan 30 13.15-15 Ub338 Lecture.  Contracts. Textbook pp. 227- 257. Cases and Materials pp. 415-423. All ME
Mon, Jan 30 15.15 S505 Excercise in Legal Method
Thu. Feb 2 10.15-12 Ub341 Seminar 1. Agency and Contract Law Group A

ME

Thu. Feb 2 13.15-15 Ub341 Seminar 1. Agency and Contract Law Group B ME
Week 6

Mo. Feb. 6

10.15-12 Ub341 Seminar 2. Public Law. Obligatory assignment Group A EP
Mon. Feb. 6 13.15-15 Ub341 Seminar 2. Public Law. Obligatory assignment Group B EP
Tue. Feb 7 13.15-15 S313 Lecture: Property Law. pp 281-321 and 441-489. Cases and Materials pp. 394-414. All CL
Tue, Feb 7 15.15.-17 S313 Lecture: Debtors and Creditors. Textbook pp. 259-279. All CL
Thu, Feb. 9 10-12 Ub338

Lecture: Sales Law and  Consumer Law. Textbook p. 367-387. Cases and Materials. pp. 424-503.

All ME
Week 7
Mon. Feb. 13 10.15-12 S302 Lecture. Family Law. Textbook pp. 201-226. Cases and Materials. pp. 118-162 and pp. 214-234. All VB
Mon. Feb. 13 13.15-15 MA146 Lecture. Family Law. Textbook pp. 201-226. Cases and Materials. pp. 118-162 and pp. 214-232 All VB
Mon, Feb 13 15.15 S301 Course Council Representatives EP
Tue, Feb. 14 10.15-12. MA146 Seminar 3. Sales Law ME
Tue, Feb 14 13.15-15 S313 Seminar 3. Sales Law ME
 Thu. Feb. 16 13.15-15.00 Ub338 Lecture. Debtors and Creditors. Textbook pp. 259-279. Continuation from February 7. CL
Fri, Feb. 17 08.15-10.00 N300 Seminar 4. Debtors and Creditors and Property Law Group A CL
Fri, Feb 17 10.15-12.00 N300 Seminar 4. Debtors and Creditors and Property Law Group B CL
Week 8
Wed, Feb 22 13.15-15 MA146 Lecture: Law of Business Organizations. Texbook pp 346-365. Cases and Materials 510-525. All ÅdS
Fri. Feb 24 10.15-12 Ub337 Seminar 5. Family Law. Obligatory Seminar Group A VB
Fri. Feb. 24 13.15-15 Ub337 Seminar 5. Family Law. Obligatory Seminar Group B VB
Week 9
Tue, Feb 28 All day The Students´ Sports Day
Thu. March 2 13.15-15 Ub338 Lecture. Labour Law. Textbook pp. 405-439. Cases and Materials. pp. 243-393. All ÖE



All students must sign up for the exam and the re-exams! You must register online in Portalen at least 10 workdays before the exam takes place. We cannot guarantee a position in the examination hall if you fail to sign up in time. You will have to wait until 30 minutes of the exam has passed to find out if any extra places are to be distributed.

Students intending to take a written examination with special aids/on special terms due to disabilities, are asked to contact the course secretary for registration and must notify the course secretary no later than three weeks before the examination.

Important — Cancel your registration if you know that you will not be able to write the exam.
 

Legal Framework at Umeå University:
http://www.umu.se/regelverk/english/education-and-research

Week 10
Mon, March 6 15-17 Ub338 Lecture: Civil Procedural Law and Arbitration. Textbook pp. 129-154. All EP
Fri, March 10 13.15-15 S302 Seminar 6 Labour Law. Obligatory Seminar Group B ÖE
Fri, March 10 15.15-17 S302 Seminar 6 Labour Law. Obligatory Seminar Group A ÖE

Week 11
Monday, March 13 15.00-16.00 Office of the teachers Questions and Answers
Friday, March 17 9-14 Eastern Pavillions (Östra Paviljongerna) The exact location will be given on arrival. Written Examination
Week 15
 Enrolment for the reexamination must be done at least 10 workdays before the exam.
Week 17
Saturday, April 29 9-14 Eastern Pavillions (Östra Paviljongerna) The exact location will be given on arrival. Reexamination

Groups:

Rooms denoted  "S" and number such as S205h means a lecture hall or seminar room in the building for Social Sciences (Samhällsvetarhuset). That is a building adjacent to the University Library.

Rooms denoted  "N" and number such as N200 means a lecture hall or seminar room in the building for Natural Sciences (Naturvetarhuset).

Hsal A and C are  lecture halls just outside the University Library entrance below the cateteria there,  in the building for Social Sciences.

Ub means a lecture hall on the second floor in the University Library building. (Universitetsbiblioteket)

Nbvh  means the Northen Building for Behavioral Sciences  (Norra beteendevetarhuset) Behind the Humanities building

Hörsal F means lecture hall in the Building for Humanities (Humanisthuset)

MA means room in the Building for Mathematics and Information Technology (MIT huset)

N means lecture hall in thte Building for Natural Sciences (Naturvetarhuset)

Examination takes place in a building called Östra Paviljongerna. This building is located about 700 meters from the campus and close to Ålidhem student residential area.

Bt means room in the building for Behavioral Sciences (Beteendeveterhuset).  Behind the Humanities building

Teachers:

EPLectuer Erik Persson

ESP=  Doctoral Candidate Elizabeth Stuart Perry 

CW = LL.D Caroline Wehlander

ME= Senior Lecturer Maria Eklund

CL = Doctoral Candidate Chris Lau. Dep. of Law. Stockholm University

ÅDS = Lecturer Åsa de Santana

ÖE = Professor Örjan Edström

VB = Senior Lecturer Viola Boström


Relaterad information

Introduction to Swedish Law