Trier, Germany

Summer Course on European Consumer Law

online course
when 17 June 2024 - 21 June 2024
language English
duration 1 week
credits 18 EC
fee EUR 790

This online course, which runs over five half-days (morning sessions), will 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.

The effects of the green and digital transitions on consumer rights will be analysed. Participants will be able to deepen their knowledge through discussions, case studies and workshops.

The seminar will be hosted on the Zoom videoconferencing platform. The highest security settings will be applied. You will be able to interact immediately and directly with our top-level speakers and other participants. We will make the most of the technical tools available to deliver an intensive, interactive experience.

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
- Green transition and digital transformation
- Product safety and liability
- Consumer protection in financial services
- Travel law
- Dispute resolution and enforcement

Fee info

EUR 790: Standard
EUR 592: EU and ERA patrons
Young lawyers and other groups
Consumer organisations


Early registration discounts
10 % by 17.05.2024
20 % by 17.04.2024