Trier, Germany

European Consumer Law

when 3 July 2023 - 7 July 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 20 EC
fee EUR 1250

The purpose of this five-day course is to provide a thorough introduction to European consumer law. EU legislation and recent case law of the Court of Justice of the EU will be presented.

Participants will be able to deepen their knowledge through discussions, case studies and workshops.

Course leader

Anastasia Patta

Barbara Hense

Target group

The course is suitable for practitioners seeking a thorough introduction to the various instruments in European consumer law.

Course aim

Key topics
- EU legal framework on consumer protection
- Consumer contracts: information duties, right of withdrawal and unfair contract terms
- Unfair commercial practices law
- Digital contracts: sale of goods and supply of digital content and services
- Consumer protection in financial services
- Travel law
- Dispute resolution and enforcement

Visit to the CJEU in Luxembourg
Participants in this summer course will also have the opportunity to visit the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg.

Fee info

EUR 1250: Standard
EUR 937: EU and ERA patrons/Young lawyers and other groups


Scholarships available (Early registration discounts)