Labour law (2020/2021)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Andrea Pilati
Andrea Pilati
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
secondo semestre (lauree) dal Feb 15, 2021 al Jun 1, 2021.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide students with basic principles and institutions of employment law and social security law. The course aims also to help the student gain tools for legal reasoning and an appropriate use of employment law vocabulary. During lectures it will be privileged a close link between legal discipline and its pratical application, with particular reference to judicial statements, as well as to an active participation by students.


The program includes the following topics:
- origins, object and sources of labor law;
- subordinate labour and self-employment;
- the constitution of the employment relationship and the employment contracts;
- the employment relationship: powers, rights and obligations of the parties;
- suspension of employment relationship;
- termination of employment relationship;
- protection of workers' rights;
- the social security legal system.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
F. Carinci-R. De Luca Tamajo-P. Tosi-T. Treu Diritto del lavoro. 2. Il rapporto di lavoro subordinato (Edizione 10) Utet 2019 9788859820819
M. Persiani-M. D'Onghia Fondamenti di diritto della previdenza sociale (Edizione 3) Giappichelli 2019

Assessment methods and criteria

How to conduct the exam:
students’ skills are tested with an exam.
The modalities of the exam are the same for attending and not attending students.
The test focuses on the complete program, available on the e-learning platform.
The final evaluation is expressed in thirtieth.
There are not any middle tests.