PRIVATE LAW ELEMENTS IN HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course is designed to offer a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of Italian civil law.
Course contents summary
General introduction: the notions of legal rule and legal system - the sources of law within the Italian legal system.
Natural persons and legal entities – rights and remedies – the enforcement of rights and other protected interests in court – the procedural perspective – limitation of action.
Topics in the law of torts: the general provision of article 2043 c.c. – strict liability vs. negligence – wrongfulness – causation – compensation – damages.
M. Bessone, Lineamenti di diritto privato, Torino, the most recent edition
The course will be based on oral lectures.
Assessment methods and criteria
Student understanding of topics related to Private law will be ascertained through an oral exam. The oral exam may be preceded by a written test, according to modes which will be specified in the bulletin board of the Private Law Section of the Law Department.