The course presupposes knowledge of basic concepts of Private Law and Constitutional law.
The course is aimed at providing students with a well-constructed knowledge of the International Law outlines and an introduction to the main thematic parts of which it consists.
Origins and nature of International law. The subjects: States and other entities. The individual in International Law. The sources. Custom. Peremptory Rules (jus cogens). Codification agreements. International Treaties. The Law of Treaties in the light of the Vienna Convention. Sources envisaged by agreements. International Organizations. Relationship between domestic law and international law. Adaptation of the domestic legal system to customary law and to treaties. Jurisdictional immunities of States and of their organs. The International law of the sea. Responsibility of States for Internationally Wrongful Acts. The settlement of international disputes.
GIOIA, Manuale breve - Diritto internazionale, IV edizione, Milano 2013: First Part;
CONFORTI, Diritto internazionale, IX edizione, Napoli 2013.
Introduction to the Course contents, also by examining international practice and case-law. Face to face lectures
1) Readiness to offer individual assistance also in a foreign language (please specify) to incoming students: Yes, english
2)Availability of supporting material and bibliographic references also in a foreign language (please specify): NO
3) Readiness to accept examination of incoming students also in a foreign language (please specify): Yes, english,french