Tourism Law (2017/2018)

Course code
Name of lecturers
Chiara Tincani, Ilaria Carlotto
Chiara Tincani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
Semester 1 dal Oct 2, 2017 al Jan 20, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to analyze the statutory discipline of tourism. It will consider the most important specific statutes and so the Italian, international and European Community ones. In this perspective, the course will analyze the regional regulation of the tourist services and will consider the regulation of travel agency liability.
A specific consideration will be devoted to tourist contracts, such as the voyage contract. The course will consider the so called damage of spoiled holiday and its evolution both in doctrine and in jurisprudence till decreto legislativo n. 79 del 2011.
The course will consider the theme of tourist professions.


1. The statutes.
2. The tourist firm.
3. The hotel industry and other tourist organizations.
4. The contracts of hotel industry.
5. The travel agency.
6. The contract of package tour.
7. The so called damage of spoiled holiday.
8. The contracts of transports in the perspective of tourism.
9. The tourist professions.

The advised manual.
Franceschelli – Morandi, Manuale di diritto del turismo, Giappichelli, ult. ed..

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Franceschelli - Morandi Manuale di diritto del turismo Giappichelli 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam will be oral and it will be about the whole programme.
The oral exam wants to test:
the degree of knowledge;
the use of technical jargon;
the ability to reasoning.
The mark is expressed in thirttieths.
The student can meet the Professor during the office hour indicated in the web page