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Credit and Safe Deposit Law

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The course Credit and Safe Deposit Law covers legislation that has particular significance for the collateral that is required/provided for bank loans and the rules that are important for the banks’ rights and interests in competition with other rightful claimants. The main emphasis is placed on the law of mortgages and pledges and the law of bankruptcy. The following issues are included in the course:

  • Law of negotiable financial instruments
  • Law of mortgages and pledges
  • Deed registry and registration
  • Debt enforcement
  • Bankruptcy/composition with creditors (debt negotiations)


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