Italy, Rome

European and Comparative Company Law: Capital Markets

when 14 July 2017 - 22 July 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 8 EC
fee EUR 1150

LUISS University and the Centre for European Company Law, an academic partnership between the universities of Leiden, Utrecht, Maastricht, Uppsala and LUISS, benefit from the cooperation of a group of Harvard Law School graduates and are putting together for the first time a set of top academics and practitioners from all over Europe that will offer to participants the invaluable chance to be intellectually challenged by the most cutting-edge issues in modern corporate law and governance.

The top faculty, the high quality of the carefully-selected reading materials, the intensive classes and the interactive mode of instruction make the program a unique opportunity to deepen students’ knowledge in company law while enjoying culture and leisure activities in the beautiful setting that Rome offers in the summer.

Course leader

Professor Barbara De Donno, Professor of Comparative Private Law, LUISS University Rome

Target group

Candidates who hold a degree in Law, Political Sciences or Economics obtained in Italy or abroad as well as undergraduates. The School is designed for those candidates who intend to acquire an in-depth knowledge of the most up-to-date issues in (EU) corporate and capital market law and aspire to develop an international career in this domain.


Course aim

The LUISS Summer School on European and Comparative Company Law is designed as an add-on to the education of law students as well as graduates with an interest in company law and as an advanced course for practitioners.It will allow participants to prepare for or complement a graduate degree in business law by gaining an in-depth exposure to the theory and practice of company law in Europe and acquiring the tools for dealing with cross-border transactions involving listed companies.

Fee info

EUR 1150: Students are responsible to make their own accommodation arrangements. However, for the period of the School, LUISS “Guido Carli” has made provisional bookings at Hotel Fenix at the discounted rate of EUR 48 per night. This includes:
a single room with private bathroom

€950 for LUISS graduates and early bird for Non-LUISS graduates
early bird deadline: 17 April 2017.