PRINCIPLES OF PRIVATE LAW
The course is aimed at identifying the fundamental lines of the private legal system, and learning the core notions of its institutes.
The first part of the course deals with: sources of law; interpretation of normative texts; Subjective rights; The effectiveness of norms in transnational relations; persons; Personality rights; The entities. The second part of the course is general family law; Successions in general.
The third part of the course is focused on property, rights and ownership. The fourth part of the course deals with: the mandatory relationship; The contract in general; The trade; Civil liability. The last part concerns the protection of rights (capital liability and causes of pre-emption, means of preservation of the asset guarantee).
On the Elly 2019/2020 platform, videotaped study materials (slides and comments) were made available, which could be directly studied in the matter.
Alternatively, you can study an updated university manual. We recommend:
Lineamenti di diritto privato, a cura di M. Bessone, Giappichelli, Torino, latest edition (about 560 pages):
Introduction; Part One (Subjects); Part Two (Family Law); Part Three (Successions, excluded: Division - Chapter XX and Donations - Chapter XXI); Part Four (Property, Real Rights and Possession); Part Five (Obligation, excluding Personal Guarantees - Chapter XXXV); Part Six (General Contracts, excluded: Consumer Contracts - Chapter XLI, Sections II, and Simulation - Chapter XLVIII); Part Seven (Only Trade: Chapter LIII, Sections I); Part One (Civil Liability); Part Two (Protection of Rights,only: Capital Liability and Causes - Chapter LXXIV, and LXXV Capital Asset Protection).
For the purposes of a personal verification of the preparation before the exam, it is suggested to carry out the questions, related only to the parts in the program, proposed in:
G. BONILINI, Quesiti di diritto privato. Milleduecentoquesiti con le risposte ragionate, CEDAM, Padova, latest edition.
For the preparation it is essential to combine the study with the consultation of the Constitution, the Civil Code and the main special laws, which are found in the appendix to the most widespread updated editions of the Civil Code. In particular, it is necessary to read the material published on the "Elly" platform: l. 219/2017; D. Lgs. 117/2017; l. 76/2016.