Course: European order for payment

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Course title European order for payment
Course code KJA/EPLR
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction German
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Girmanová Jana, JUDr. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Order for payment procedure 2. European order for payment 3. Procedure pre-conditions 4. Court jurisdictions 5. Motion for commencement of order for payment procedure 6. Issuance of the order for payment

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
Learning outcomes
European order for payment procedure allows creditors to recover their uncontested civil and commercial claims according to a uniform procedure that operates on the basis of standard forms. The Regulation applies between the Member States of the European Union. This procedure also simplifies the creditors' course in the proceedings and at the same time it makes it easier and faster. The European order for payment procedure is compared with the national legislations - namely the German, Austrian and the Czech one. The subject innovation has been supported by the project Support of Interdisciplinary studies and Study Programmes Innovations at Palacký University in Olomouc, CZ.1.07/2.2.00/28.0091.
Students are going to orientate themselves well in the area of the CISG legal regulation and they will also practice solving cases with foreign elements under this international convention.
The completion of this course is not conditioned upon completion of any other courses.

Assessment methods and criteria

Very good knowledge of German language and good knowledge of Legal German is required. Basic knowledge from the area of Civil Law is required too.
Recommended literature
  • Kormann, J.M. (2007). Das neue Europäische Mahnverfahren im Vergleich zu den Mahnverfahren in Deutschland und Österreich. Gottmadingen: Jenaer Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Law Law (ERA) Law, legal and public administration proceeding - Winter