Summer School in International Commercial Contracts
VERONA, 3-6 JUNE 2014
The School of Law of the University of Verona,Italy,in
cooperation with the Center for International Legal
Education (CILE) of the University of Pittsburgh,
Pennsylvania,USA,invites you to attend the Summer
School program in International Commercial
Contracts, which will take place on June 3-6, 2014
at the School of law of the University of Verona,Italy.
The Summer School aims at providing participants
with an in-depth understanding of drafting,
managing and litigating international contracts.The
course will deal with the different sources of law
applicable to international contracts,relevant model
contract clauses and selected types of contracts of
particular relevance in international practice.
Target group and prerequisites for admission
The School is addressed to legal professionals and
other business operators involved in international
contract practice, but also open to 2nd-level degree
and PhD students. A very good level of English is a
fundamental prerequisite for admission.
Instructors will include top-level academics and
professionals in the ﬁeld, such as: Prof. Ronald A.
Brand (University of Pittsburgh,School of Law); Prof.
Clayton Gillette (NYU, School of Law); Prof. Franco
Ferrari (University of Verona, Faculty of Law; NYU
School of Law); Prof. Chiara Giovannucci Orlandi
(University of Bologna, Faculty of Law; Board
Member, Milan Chamber of National and
International Arbitration); Prof. Marco Torsello
(University of Verona,School of Law,).
Credits and evaluation
Participation to the course shall qualify Italian
lawyers to 12 Continuing Legal Education credits.
Pennsylvania lawyers participating to the course will
obtain up to 24 hours of Continuing Legal Education
“INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS”
Classes will meet at the School of Law in Verona
every day, from Tuesday to Friday, six to eight hours
per day, up to a total weekly amount of 30 hours.All
classes will be in English.
Application and Deadline
Instruction on the application procedure can be
found at the following web page:
For further information,please contact:
Please note that the deadline for application is May
Participants will be selected on the basis of their
curricula and their motivation. A very good level of
English is a mandatory prerequisite for admission.
Late applications may be considered, depending on
the number and eligibility of the applications
Admitted participants must pay the tuition fee not
later than May,30th,2014.
Lawyers and other Professionals:€ 730.
University of Verona,
School of Law
Via Montanari 9 – 37122 VERONA
Director of the Program: