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GENERAL
– Know the importance of the Administrative Law and of the administrative organization
– Possess critical thinking and ability to deal with and solve practical situations
SPECIFIC
After concluding this Curricular Unit, the student should be able to:
1 – know the administrative law and identify its characteristics;
2 – Know and distinguish the various sources of Administrative Law;
3 – Understand and characterize the portuguese administrative organization and distinguish its principles;
4 – Identify / distinguish when the government is bound to act or use of discretion.

1 – The Administrative Law
2 – The Public Administration
3 – The Administration and the Law
4 – The sources of Administrative Law
5 – Administrative organization

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General objectives:
1- To know the importance of Constitutional Law.
2- To know the main norms of the TUE-Lisbon and TFEU.
Specific objectives:
1- To know the main norms of Constitutional Law and the main aspects of the Portuguese constitutionalism;
2 – To reproduce the theory of the constitution and the constituent power and to recognize the fundamental Rights in the CRP and
the concept and functions of the State;
3- Identify economic and political systems and the government systems and political parties;
4 – Demonstrate the review of constitutionality;
5- Understand the genesis of the European Union and the evolution of the Lisbon Treaty, as well as understand the sources and
principles of EU law;
6 – Acquire knowledge of EU objectives, freedoms of movement, EU institutions (and bodies) and EU competences, applying the
knowledge thus acquired to the relationship between EU law and national law.

I- Constitutional Law
1- The Constitutional Law
2 – The Portuguese Constitutionalism
3- Theory of the Constitution.
4- The Constituent Power
5- Fundamental Rights in the CRP
6- State: Historical Type, Purposes and Functions of the State
7- Economic and Political Systems and Regimes; Government Systems and Political Parties
8- Supervision of Constitutionality
II – European Union law
1. Introduction. From the genesis of the European Union to the Treaty of Lisbon
2. The objectives of the European Union (EU) and the freedoms of movement
3. The EU institutions (and bodies)
4- The sources and principles of EU law
5. EU competences
6- Relations between EU law and national law

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GENERAL OBJECTIVES:
1. To apprehend the concept of Juridical Order as normative order and to recognize its importance for the coexistence in society.
2. To know basic concepts of Law that will allow to create the bases of essential juridical reasoning for the study of other curricular
units.
SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:
1. Understand the meaning of law, its framework in the social order, the purposes it pursues and its means of protectorship.
2. To know the structuring lines of the Legal Order and its sources.
3. To apprehend the concept of legal norm, its classifications and consequences of its violation.
4. Know the legal methodology, namely, interpretation of the law, integration of gaps and law enforcement in time and space.
5. Identify a legally relevant situation, apprehending the concept of legal relationship and its structuring elements.
6. Solve real or hypothetical situations that arise.

PART I – CONCEPT AND GENERAL FRAMEWORK OF THE LAW
1. The concept and nature of law
2. The law as a normative complex and the other normative orders
3. The Purposes of Law
4. The protection of the law
PART II – LEGAL STRUCTURE
1. Branches of Law
2. Sources of Law
2.1. Classification of Law Sources
2.2. Sources Cast
2.2.1. The law
2.2.2. The Jurisprudence
2.2.3. The doctrine
2.2.4. The custom
3. The Legal Standard
3.1. Concept and structure of the rule of law
3.2. Characteristics of the legal norm
3.3. Breach of legal rules – legal sanctions
PART III – LEGAL METHODOLOGY
1. Application of the Law, individualization of the norm and fullness of the legal order
2. Dynamics of the law
3. Interpretation of the law
4. Integrating the gaps in the law
5. Law enforcement in time and space
PART IV – LEGAL RELATIONSHIP
1. Concept of legal relationship
2. Structuring elements of the legal relationship
2.1. Subjects
2.2. Object
2.3. Legal fact
2.4. Warranty

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GENERAL OBJECTIVES:
– have a critical culture and ability to solve problems within the economic-business area;
– set up / integrate multidisciplinary groups / teams in the context of economic and business cooperation at national and international level.

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:
1 – to understand and apply techniques to choose between financial products;
2 – to use the necessary instruments (concepts, processes and methodologies) to choose between different options;
3 – to decide operationally or strategically towards corporate goals.

1 – Basic principles of financial maths
2 – Capitalization regimes (simple and compound)
3 – Problems related with interest rates
4 – Actualization (capital discount)
5 – Rents

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GENERAL OBJECTIVES:
Provide students with:
– Powers to investigate, collect information and conduct academic work;
– Ability to understand and use legal language;

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:
Upon completion of this Course, the student should be able to:
– Identify and understand the steps of an academic work;
– Develop and present a proposal for an academic article;
– Analyze and prepare legal texts and express orally, as appropriate, legal arguments.

Technical study and research.
1. Stages of the research process.
2. Components of an academic work.
3. Write and submit an academic work according to Portuguese standard NP 405-1 1994
4. The phenomenon of plagiarism
Analysis and Research in Law
1. The study of legal texts – of doctrine and jurisprudence analysis
2. The Legal speech – speech and legal argument
3. The Legal research – the research of the sources, information organization and structuring of work

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General objectives
A. Mastering the main concepts and general principles of CPD
B. Studying effective and provisional judicial protection
C. Building foundations for understanding the judicial system
D. to know the relevant procedural acts in the declaratory process and in the protective custody
Specific objectives
E. Understand the object, characteristics and sources of the CPS
F.Identify and interpret the general principles of civil procedure
G. Classify the actions according to object, form and interests under discussion.
H. Knowing the declarative procedural formalism
I. Be able to comply with the procedural requirements
J. Identify the procedural faults and the consequences according to whether the defect is curable or insanitary
K. Knowing the procedural legal relationship and the vicissitudes of the instance
L. Rule the procedures of the common declaratory action and the examination of the process.
M.Understand the formalism of the special procedures of debt collection
N. Applying the substantive and adjective regime of evidence
O.Identifying protective procedures

CAP I. INTRODUCTION
1.Concept, characteristics and sources of the CPD
2.Fundamental Principles of the CPD
CAP II. CLASSIFICATION OF ACTIONS
3.Regarding the object, form and interests under discussion
CAP III. PROCEDURAL REQUIREMENTS
4.Concerning the Parties
a.Personality and judicial capacity
b.Legitimacy.
c.Mandatory Judicial Assistance
d.Interest in Acting
5.Concerning the Court
6.Concerning the Object of the Cause
7.Failure of Procedural Requirements
CAP IV. PROCEEDINGS
8.Initiative, stay and termination of proceedings
CAP V. DECLARATORY PROCESS
9.Initial Phase
a.Application
b.Distribution
c.Service and notifications
d.Procedural acts in general. Counting of deadlines.
e.Opposition
i.Complaint
ii.Principles of defence
iii.Counterclaim
iv.Defendant’s default
f.Replica and supervening Articulate
10.Intermediate stage: organization of the process and sanitation
11.Final phase: final hearing and judgment
12.Injunction procedure and AECOPE
13. Evidence
CAP VI. PRELIMINARY
14. Tipology

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General objectives: Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:
– Dominate basic notions of Family Law;

Specific objectives:
a) Distinguish civil marriage from Catholic marriage, apreend the requirements of civil marriage, particularly matrimonial capacity and consent, as well as the de marital relationship;
b) Understand the patrimonial and personal effects of marriage;
c) know the forms of suspension and dissolution of marriage;
d) Learn the rules of the legal system of filiation, adoption and civil sponsorship.
e) Know the rules of the maintenance obligation.
f) Understand and deal with the legal regime of the Juvenile Law.

I – BASIC NOTIONS OF FAMILY LAW
II – MARRIAGE
III – NONMARITAL RELATIONSHIPS
IV – FILIATION
V – ADOPTION LEGAL REGIME
VI – “APADRINHAMENTO CIVIL” – SHORT NOTICE
VII – SUPPORT OBLIGATIONS
VIII – MINORS LAW

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General objective
Understand the rules and fundamental principles of the general theory of obligations
Solve practical exercises in the framework of compulsory relationships

Specific objectives

1. Know and contextualize the concepts and principles of the Law of Obligations.
2. Master the interpretation and application of the rules governing the relations of credit, based on the concept of obligation.
3. Identify the sources, the obligations, the guarantees of obligations and the mechanisms of compliance and non-compliance with obligations

I Introduction
II Sources of obligations
III Modalities of obligations
IV Guarantees of the obligations
V Fulfillment and non fulfillment of obligations

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General Objectives (OG):
OG1. Understanding the fundamental concepts of labor law;
OG2. To apply the legal regime (Labour Code) in resolving issues relating to the individual employment relationship.

Specific Objectives (OE)
After completion of UC, the student must be able to:
OE1. resolving specific issues affecting individual employment relationship, since its inception (the formation of the employment contract) to its termination;
OE2. know the system of collective labor relations, including collective subjects, the IRCT and the type of collective conflicts;
OE3. know the basic principles of labor process and the main differences from the Civil Procedure.

Introduction
I – Characterization of Labour Law
II – Sources of Labour Law
III – Collective Labour Relations
IV – Individual employment relationship
V-Labour Procedure

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General Objectives:
1. Develop competences that allow students to understand the rules related to the principles of tax law, namely constitutional, European and Portuguese law.
2. Provide the acquisition of knowledge about the main taxes of the Portuguese tax system, namely Personal Income Tax (IRS), Corporate Income Tax (IRC) and Value Added Tax (VAT), as well as the Statute of Tax Benefits.

Specific objectives:
Upon completion of this UC the student should be able to:
1. Perceive the tax theory, the distinction between tax and tax, the classification of axes, the sources of tax law and the study of the
legal relationship of tax.
2. Grasp the norms, jurisprudence, doctrine and main concepts of taxes.
3. Apply knowledge acquired in real situations in the exercise of the profession of Solicitor.

PART I
1. Tax Law – Nature, relations and autonomy of Tax Law
2. Tax Theory – Tax, tax and similar figures, times and tax classifications
3. Sources of Tax Law
4. Interpretation and Integration of Tax Law
5. The Legal-Fiscal Relationship
PART II
The Portuguese Tax System
The Personal Income Tax (IRS)
PART III
The Corporate Income Tax (IRC)
PART IV
The Value Added Tax (VAT)

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GENERAL OBJECTIVES:
Deepening the knowledge gained by students regarding forensic practice through the practical application of skills acquired in the field of procedural law.

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:
1. Know and apply the law on procedural costs, namely identifying and calculating the costs of proceedings and obligations inherent to it;
2. Count procedural deadlines;
3. Write procedural documents, namely, petition, defense, miscellaneous requirements; Use the citius platform, instructing injunction and executive request; Preparation of relevant extrajudicial documents, namely, transactions;
4. Prepare and know how to act in court hearings.
5. Issuing Unique Collect Documents

I. General Notions on Civil Procedure
I.1. The role of case law
II. The Procedural Costs
II.1. Justice fees: definition, payment and exemptions
II.2. Charges
II.3. Part costs
II.4. The process account
II.5. Legal aid
III. Preparation of procedural pieces
III.1. The device principle and the initial articulate
III.2. Service, timing and counting
III.3. The contradictory principle and the challenge
III.4. The hearings
III.5. The sentence
III.6. The expense account and the part costs
III.6.1. The execution for costs

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General objectives of the CU:
– To know the function of land and commercial registration as instruments at the service of substantive law;
– Have critical mass and sufficient capacities to solve practical situations of registration;
UC specific objectives
1. Know the land and commercial register and identify its characteristics, purposes and principles;
2. Know and distinguish which facts are subject to registration and among which the facts subject to mandatory registration and the way in which each is registered;
3. Know and know how to organize a registration process, knowing, in particular, the process of supplying deficiencies, and the necessary documents for recording their facts, whether they relate to land registration or commercial registration;
4. Identify ways to challenge conservative decisions and the defects of the register

1PREDIAL REGISTRATION
1.1 Purposes and functions of the registry.
1.2 The land description and the registered inscriptions.
1.3 Facts subject to registration.
1.4 Registers principles.
1.5 Vices of registration.
1.6 Registration process.
1.7 Termination of registration effects.
1.8 Advertising and means of proof.
1.9 Challenging Conservative Decisions.
1.10 The cost of the acts.

2. COMMERCIAL REGISTRATION:
2.1 Purposes of registration.
2.2 Registration and registration.
2.3 Registered principles.
2.4 Registration process.
2.5 Analysis of the facts subject to registrations, records by transcription and registrations by deposit.
2.6 Analysis of specific registration acts.
2.7 Advertising and means of proof

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The objectives of the UC are:
1. Seize the importance of Commercial Law and its legal regime
2. Demonstrate critical spirit and ability to deal with and solve practical situations
The specific objectives of UC are:
1. Formulate the concepts and historical evolution of Commercial Law
2. Reproduce the sources of Commercial Law
3. Explain the acts of commerce in general
4. Describe the legal regime of regarding traders, companies and the distinctive signs

I. INTRODUCTION TO COMMERCIAL LAW
1.1. Conceptions and historical evolution
1.2. Sources
II. ACTS OF TRADE, TRADERS, ENTERPRISES, DISTINCTIVE SIGNS
2.1. Of the acts of commerce in general
2.2. Two merchants
2.2.1. Introduction
2.2.2. Qualified and non-qualifying subjects as traders
2.2.3. Merchant status
2.2.4. Signatures and denominations
2.2.5. Bookkeeping and accountability
2.3. Of companies
2.3.1. Business conception
2.3.2.Access to business
2.3.3. Business Business
III. OF DISTINCTIVE SIGNS OF COMPANIES
3.1. Introduction
3.2. Logos
3.3. Brands
3.4. Denomination of origin and geographical indications

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General objectives:
1 – Know the N.R.A.U. (New Urban Lease Scheme) and confront it with previous legal regimes;
2 – Characterize the relationships established between the owners and between them and the Condominium Administration;
Specific objectives:
3 – Identify the lease agreement and the respective legal framework;
4 – Know and analyze the various vicissitudes of the tenancy relationship;
5 – Apply the transitional regime to lease agreements prior to the entry into force of Law 6/2006 of 27/02;
6 – Recognize the rights and duties of joint owners and know the legal solutions to conflicts arising from their relations, particularly in the context of local housing.

I – THE RENTAL LAW
1 – General principles; Rental modalities; Elements of the lease agreement;
2 – Vicissitudes of the lease: transmission, succession, subletting, leasing, suspension;
3 – Termination of the lease: the modalities of termination of the lease;
4 – The rent update regime;
5 – Housing agreements entered into under the RAU and non-housing contracts entered into after DL No. 257/95 of 30/09;
6 – Housing contracts entered into prior to the validity of the RAU and non-housing contracts entered into prior to DL 257/95 of 30/09;
7 – Procedural provisions concerning urban leasing.
II – CONDOMINIUM
1 – Horizontal property and its constitution; Rights and Duties of Owners;
2 – Administration of the common parts of the building; The acts of the Condominium Administration and the Local Accommodation.

BUSINESS SCIENCES
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GENERAL
Know the importance of the Administrative Law and of the administrative activity;
Possess critical thinking and ability to deal with and solve practical situations within the administrative activity.
SPECIFIC
After concluding this Curricular Unit, the student should be able to:
1 – Understand, characterize and compare the various modes of action of the Public Administration;
2 – Know how to react to personal and property damages caused by the Public Administration;
3 – Identify, categorize and justify the invalid actions of the Public Administration and propose the possible reactions.

The Administrative Activity
1 – Generalities
2 – Core Principles
3 – Administrative Regulation
4 – Administrative Act
5 – Administrative Contract
6 – Administrative Liability
7 – Means of protecting individuals

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General objectives:
1. Apprehension of the importance of Criminal and Administrative Offense for the coexistence in society.
2. Understanding and ability to resolve issues relating to matters of counter-orders.

Specific objectives:
3. Know, identify and distinguish criminal conduct in the face of the types of crime provided by law (Criminal Code and individual criminal legislation).
4. Identify the public, semi-public and private crime and the compensation regime.
5. To classify the unlawful administrative offenses against the types of misconduct provided by law.
6. Know the process of misconduct.

I – Criminal Law
1. Introduction
2. Criminal Law Portuguese sources
3. Criminal Law Application in time and space
4. Criminal Law Interpretation
5. Criminal Law Fundamental Principles
6. criminal Illicit
7. Presuppositions punishment
8. Exclusion of criminal responsibility
9. Legal consequences of the criminal offense
a) The. Purposes Feathers
b) Feathers and security measures
c) Determination of feathers
10. The phases of the criminal procedure
11. Complaint and private prosecution
12. Compensation for damages by crime
II – Administrative infractions law
1. administrative offenses origin
2. Definition and nature of law administrative offenses
3. Legal Regime
a) The. substantive regime
b) procedural rules
4. offender Guarantees
III – The Solicitor, the Criminal Law and the Law of offenses

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General Objectives:
(1) To understand the complexity of the phenomenon of social conflict and its implications in legal disputes.
(2) Know the various means of dispute resolution recognized in our judicial system;
(3) Know the rules of operation of dispute resolution and their suitability for practical situations;
Specific Objectives:
(1) Classify the various types of conflicts;
(2) Identify the various means of conflict resolution and the characteristics that make them most suitable for use in a particular conflict;
(3) Know the legal admissibility and practical applicability of mediation and arbitration as extra-judicial means of dispute settlement
(4) To understand the organization of the judiciary;

I. The Conflict
II. Dispute Resolution
III. Mediation and Negotiation
IV. Voluntary Arbitration
V. Organization of the Judiciary

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GENERAL OBJECTIVES:
Analyze and understand business financial reporting.

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:
At the end of this curricular unit, students should be able to:
1 – Understand the Portuguese accounting standards ;
2 – Understand and interpret the different patrimonial changes of the companies;
3 – Interpret the companies profit or loss and understand it’s source;
4 – Distinguish incomes from expenses;
5 – Distinguish assets from liabilities;
6 – Analyse and interpret enterprises equity;
7 – Interpret and analyze financial statements effectively;
8 – Assess and comprehend of firm’s value emphasizing the relation between accounting data and the underlying financial and economic events that generated them;
9 – Deliver opinions about and making decisions by exploring financial reports, developing critical thinking skills to appraise financial information reliability and relevance.

1. Accounting fundamentals
1.1. Notion of accounting, its functions and divisions
1.2. Types of companies
1.3. Documentation
1.4. The financial information importance for the decision making process

2. Basic concepts of accounting
2.1. Assets and liabilities
2.2. Patrimonial facts
2.3. Accounting equation
2.4. Accounting cycle
2.5. The account

3. Accounting normalization
3.1. Objectives, advantages and disadvantages
3.2. Accounting harmonization
3.3. The IASB: origin, objectives and standards
3.4. The Portuguese accounting normalization system

4. Financial statements
4.1. Concepts, all financial statements preparation and interpretation

5. The end of the accounting period and the accountability

6. Interpretation of Financial Statements
6.1. Analysis Techniques
6.2. Analysis in the financial perspective
6.3. Analysis on the economic perspective
6.4. Analysis of cash flows

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GENERAL OBJECTIVES:
1 – To know the scope of Civil Law, its Sources and Fundamental Principles;
2 – Understand the conception of the Legal Relationship and the Legal Business and have a critical spirit to analyze and understand
concrete situations that arise in this area of juridicity.
SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:
1. To know Civil Law as a branch of Common Private Law, to identify its Sources and its Principles;
2. Understand the Theory of Legal Relationship, identifying, distinguishing and characterizing in this, the elements that constitute it;
3. Analyze and understand the Theory of Legal Business, identifying and characterizing it, the elements that constitute it, as well as
the situations related to its validity and effectiveness;
4 – Resolve real or hypothetical situations that are placed within the scope of the Fundamental Principles of Civil Law, General
Theory of Legal Relationship and General Theory of Legal Business.

I – Introduction – Civil law as a common private law
II – General Theory of Portuguese Civil Planning
1 – Sources of Portuguese civil law
2 – Basic principles of Portuguese civil law
III – General Theory of Legal Subjects
1 – Natural persons
2 – Of collective persons
IV – General Theory of the Legal Business
1 – The legal facts
2 – The acquisition, modification and termination of Legal Relations
3 – The influence of time on Legal Relations (expiration, prescription and non-use)
4 – The legal transaction and the simple legal act
5 – The business object
6 – The inefficacy and invalidity of legal transactions

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General objectives
OG 1. Understand the rules concerning the concept, purposes, typology and forms of executive action, as well as the rules relating to general and specific procedural presumptions of executive action;
OG 2. Know and explain the legal regime of each form of Executive process, recognizing the respective differences.
Specific:
At the end, the student should be able to:
OE1. Resolve specific issues related to the different forms of process;
OE2. Compare the functions of enforcement agent with the judge and the court;
Oe3. Solve practical cases in various stages of the executive process

General objectives
OG 1. Understand the rules concerning the concept, purposes, typology and forms of executive action, as well as the rules relating to general and specific procedural presumptions of executive action;
OG 2. Know and explain the legal regime of each form of Executive process, recognizing the respective differences.
Specific:
At the end, the student should be able to:
OE1. Resolve specific issues related to the different forms of process;
OE2. Compare the functions of enforcement agent with the judge and the court;
Oe3. Solve practical cases in various stages of the executive process

I-GENERAL PART
1. Execution and desjudicialização paradigm
2. Fundamental principles of civil procedure
3. Enforcement agent and Judge of execution
4. Concept, purposes and types of execution
5. Specific and General Assumptions of the implementation
6. Executive process Forms
II-COMMON ORDINARY EXECUTION FOR PAYMENT
1. Initial application and injunction
2. Quotation and citation prior waiver executed by injunction
3. Embargoes of run
4. Attachment and “penhorabilidade” schemes
5. Opposition to attachment
6. Convocations and creditors contest
7. Payment
8. Termination of execution
III-COMMON IMPLEMENTATION PROCESS SUMMARY FOR PAYMENT OF PRICE
1. Initial application and processing supplement
2. Preliminary Phase: abolition of injunction and preliminary quote
3. Embargo runs and overlapping with the opposition to attachment
IV OTHER RUNNING PROCESSES
1. Reference to execution to deliver right thing and for the provision of right fact

I-GENERAL PART
1. Execution and desjudicialização paradigm
2. Fundamental principles of civil procedure
3. Enforcement agent and Judge of execution
4. Concept, purposes and types of execution
5. Specific and General Assumptions of the implementation
6. Executive process Forms
II-COMMON ORDINARY EXECUTION FOR PAYMENT

1. Initial application and injunction
2. Quotation and citation prior waiver executed by injunction
3. Embargoes of run
4. Attachment and “penhorabilidade” schemes
5. Opposition to attachment
6. Convocations and creditors contest
7. Payment
8. Termination of execution
III-COMMON IMPLEMENTATION PROCESS SUMMARY FOR PAYMENT OF PRICE
1. Initial application and processing supplement
2. Preliminary Phase: abolition of injunction and preliminary quote
3. Embargo runs and overlapping with the opposition to attachment
IV OTHER RUNNING PROCESSES
1. Reference to execution to deliver right thing and for the provision of right fact.

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General Objectives:
1. Understand the fundamental concepts of Consumer Law
2. Know how to apply the legal regime (fundamental legislation of Consumer Law) in solving issues related to the legal relationship
of consumption
Specific Objectives:
Upon completion of the UC, the student should be able to:
1. To know the notion of consumer, the origins and the fundamentals of consumer law
2. To grasp the legal framework of the general theory of consumer contracts and consumer contracts in particular
3. Understand alternative means of resolving consumer disputes
4. To solve practical cases on concrete issues, that affect the relation of consumption, from the formation, through the content and
the right of repentance, to the fulfillment of the contract of consumption

1. Introduction to Consumer Law
1.1. Origins and fundamentals
1. 2. Notion of “consumer”
2. General theory of the consumer contract
2.1. Formation of the contract
2.2. Contents of the contract
2.3. Right of withdrawl
2.4. Compliance with the contract
3. Consumer contracts in particular
3.1. Contracts concluded at a distance and off-premises
3.2. Contracts entered into in automated establishments
3.3 Sale of consumer goods
3.4. Essential public services
3.5. Consumer credit
4. Alternative dispute resolution
4.1. RAL Regime
4.2. RLL Regime

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The objectives of the UC are:
1. Seize the importance of Commercial Law and its legal regime
2. Demonstrate critical spirit and ability to deal with and solve practical situations
The specific objectives of UC are:
1. Formulate the concepts and historical evolution of Commercial Law
2. Reproduce the sources of Commercial Law
3. Explain the acts of commerce in general
4. Describe the legal regime of regarding traders, companies and the distinctive signs

I. INTRODUCTION TO COMMERCIAL LAW
1.1. Conceptions and historical evolution
1.2. Sources
II. ACTS OF TRADE, TRADERS, ENTERPRISES, DISTINCTIVE SIGNS
2.1. Of the acts of commerce in general
2.2. Two merchants
2.2.1. Introduction
2.2.2. Qualified and non-qualifying subjects as traders
2.2.3. Merchant status
2.2.4. Signatures and denominations
2.2.5. Bookkeeping and accountability
2.3. Of companies
2.3.1. Business conception
2.3.2.Access to business
2.3.3. Business Business
III. OF DISTINCTIVE SIGNS OF COMPANIES
3.1. Introduction
3.2. Logos
3.3. Brands
3.4. Denomination of origin and geographical indications

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General objectives of the UC:
1. Understanding the basic principles of urban planning law.
2. Knowledge of the territorial administration system
3. Categorize the means of previous control
Specific objectives of the UC
4. Know in what consists the urban law ;
5. Identify and categorize the planning of territorial management;
6 Identify, analyze and distinguish the instruments of territorial management.
7. Analyse a concrete municipal plan face study law.
8. Distinguish the administrative procedures of urban previous control.
9. Identify the means of previous control face to concrete situations.
10. Recognise what are outstanding operations.

1. Planning Law and Urbanism Law
2. Urban Planning
a) Principle of typicality
b) Evolution of land management system
c) The differentiation between programs and plans
d) Territorial management tools
e) The land use system: classification and qualification
f) Relationship between the instruments of territorial management
g) Territorial management tools litigation
3. Urban Management
a) Notion
b) Instruments
c) Scheduled plans execution
d) Expropriation for public use
4. Previous checking urban
ESTG

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General:
1. Understand the delimitation of the concept and practical relevance of the study of the “Law of things” (or “Property law”)
2. Understand the concept and regime of Possession
3. Distinguish and understand the rights of ownership, security rights and rights of acquisition.
Specifics:
1. Practical applicability of the classification of possession and its means of defense;
2. Know and apply to practical situations the legal regime of the rights of ownership;
3. Know and apply to practical situations the legal regime of security rights;
4. Know and apply to practical situations the legal regime of rights of acquisition.

I. Introductory Notions of the Law of Things
II. The possession
III. Rights of Ownership
IV. Security Rights
V. Rights of Acquisition

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6.0 Tutorial

Syllabus:

General objectives:
1. Provide the acquisition of knowledge about the the Municipal Property Tax (IMI), the Municipal Tax on Real Estate Transfer
(IMT), the Stamp Tax, as well as the Benefits Statute Tax.
2. Disclose to students the terms on accomplishment of the tax liability, the guarantees that benefit the tax creditor and the
guarantees of the taxpayers.
3. Provide students with the necessary knowledge to study the tax proceedings and the tax process, tax infringements , offenses
and crimes as well their processing and means of reaction.

Specific objectives:
Upon completion of this UC the student should be able to:
1. Grasp the norms, jurisprudence, doctrine and main concepts of taxes.
2. Know and know how to apply the tax proceedings and tax process rules (in a general sense), including in the scope of Tax
Infringements.
3. Apply knowledge acquired in real situations in the exercise of the profession of solicitor.

PART I
1. The Portuguese Tax System
1.1. The Municipal Tax on Real Property (IMI
1.2. The Municipal Tax on Real Estate Transfer (IMT
1.3. The Stamp Duty (IS)
1.4. The Statute of Tax Benefits
PART II
1. Tax obligation extinguishment and compliance guarantees
2. Tax proceedings and Tax process
3. Tax responsability
4. Tax infringements
(note: see detailed program in comments)

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3.0 Tutorial

Syllabus:

General
1. Understand the general concepts and principles of the regime.
2. Know the mechanisms of recovery of debtors.

Specific
3. Know the assumptions and identify the insolvency bodies
4. Characterize the insolvent estate and the classification of credits
5. Know the effects of the declaration of insolvency
6. Understand the insolvency process and identify the phases of the insolvency plan

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Syllabus:

General objectives of the CU:
– Know the function of notary and civil registry as instruments at the service of substantive law;
– To have a critical mass and sufficient capacities to elaborate notarial acts and to solve practical situations of civil registry;

UC specific objectives
1. Know the notarization and the civil registry and identify its characteristics, purposes and principles;
2. To know and distinguish the different types of notarial acts and among them of particular relevance to those that can be practiced by the solicitors;
3. To know the vices suffered by notarial acts;
4. Know and know how to organize a civil registration process, knowing in particular the procedure of the marriage and divorce proceedings, and the necessary documents to organize the said processes and to record the respective facts and the corresponding means of proof.

NOTARY:
1.1 The notarial function. Principles governing notarial activity.
1.2 Analysis of the different types of notarial acts of the solicitors’ competence.
1.3 Formalities of acts. Representation.
1.4 Vices notarial acts and ways to heal them.
1.5 The public deed and the authenticated private documents.
1.6 The Purchase and Sale of Real Estate and Incorporation of Companies.
1.7 Means of proof. Certified, certified information and photocopies.

2. CIVIL REGISTER:
2.1. Reg. Principles.
2.2 Birth and marriage records. Respective procedures.
2.4 Private processes of civil registration, especially the process of divorce and separation of people and property.
2.5 Means of proof. Various types of certificates. Information and photocopies certified

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3.0 Tutorial

Syllabus:

General objectives:
1 – Apprehend basic and essential knowledge of conduct and professional ethics
2 – Understand the Status of Solicitors and Enforcement Agents (OSAE) and related regulations.

Specific objectives:
Upon completion of this Course, the student should be able to:
1 – Understand the organizational structure of OSAE and competence of each organ;
2 – Know the access regime the traineeship and the profession;
3 – Understand, identify and distinguish the rights and duties of the Solicitor and Enforcement Agent and the impediments and incompatibilities for the exercise of the profession.

1. Introduction
1.1. Brief analysis of the Solicitor profession;
2. The Ethic:
2.1. General notions ;
2.2. Professional ethics;
2.3. Professional code of ethics ;
3. Statutes of Solicitors and Enforcement Agents ;
3.1. Organizational structure and responsibilities;
3.2. Conditions of registration, access to and training;
3.3. Rights, duties and incompatibilities;
3.4. Customer accounts;
3.5. Disciplinary proceedings.