DCOM-5206 Contratos Mercantiles

The purpose is to examine, from the economic and legal point of view, the principal aspects of commercial contracts, through the review of the main types of commercial contracts regulated by the Code of Commerce and other complementary norms, as well as innominate contracts. Also, to study trends of standardization of Private Law regarding contracts. Basic topics: General theory of obligations and commercial contracts, adhesion contracts, legal instruments for the distribution (brokers, supply, commercial concessions, brokerage, franchise and distribution), Joint Ventures (groups of economic interests, consortia), Mutual funds and legal regime of interests, trusts as confidence institutions, Contracts for technology transfer, medical service contracts, transportation contracts (sea and air), insurance.