LLM is Latin for Legum Magister, signifying Master of Laws. Our Master of Laws (LL.M.) Program in American Law is a one-year graduate program. Foreign law graduates who successfully complete the program are awarded the degree “LL.M. in American Law.”
Due to increase in globalization and international trade the business world needs expertise of lawyers who have sound knowledge of International Law. Therefore, almost every multinational company hires a lawyer who has LLM in International Trade Law.
The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.
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Courses in either the 24-credit LL.M. program or the 12-credit Certificate Program include practical, “hands-on” instruction in the following areas: global risk compliance, contracting skills (both domestic and international), personnel matters and labor relations, international trade and business transactions, fines and penalties, transportation insurance, maritime law, and trucking, railroad, and aviation liability and litigation. [+]
This LLM is one of the world's only two LLM degree programs offered by an intergovernmental organization constituted under international law (the other being offered by the European University Institute). [+]
EUCLID, an international intergovernmental organization with a university mandate, offers to select students from the general public an external (distance or online) degree program called the EUCLID LLM in International Law and Treaty Law (Master of Laws). As a public non-profit institution, EUCLID is able to offer affordable, low-tuition programs.
This online LLM in international law, representing 24 US credits (36-40 ECTS), is one of the world's only two LLM degree programs offered by an intergovernmental organization constituted under international law (the other one being offered by the European University Institute).
Partial scholarships are available ECOWAS residents and permanent staff of intergovernmental organizations. ... [-]
This program prepares students to meet the challenges of an increasingly global economy by giving them the knowledge and training needed to handle complex transnational transactions that define the current legal and business environment. [+]
Position yourself for a successful international legal career with our LLM in International Business and Trade Law. Optimized to provide degree candidates with a solid foundation in the rules, regulations, and legal approaches underlying international business and trade law, our ... [+]
LLM in International Business & Trade LawPosition yourself for a successful international legal career with our LLM in International Business and Trade Law. Optimized to provide degree candidates with a solid foundation in the rules, regulations, and legal approaches underlying international business and trade law, our LLM program offers enhanced marketability by building on Chicago's legal, business, and trade resources.Our curriculum combines coursework, skills training, and research developed to meet the needs of a changing world and marketplace. Courses are taught by leading international and trade law practitioners and U.S. academics who have international practices and who know the cutting-edge issues involved in trade, investment, and regulation.The LLM in International Business and Trade Law offers concentration certificates in two areas:... [-]
This Master in International Trade Law program provides students with the means to gain specialized knowledge in international trade law, becoming able to develop strategies, act as consultants and.. [+]
Master in International Trade Law
This program provides students with the means to gain specialized knowledge in international trade law, becoming able to develop strategies, act as consultants and defend enterprises in matter of international trade, as well as to elaborate trade policies at national and international levels.
This master program is aimed at professionals with a degree in Law, Accounting, International Trade or similar areas, interested in specializing in the theory and praxis of international trade law. As a consequence of the progressive opening of the borders and the signing of treaties, such as the Free Trade Agreement for North America, the activities performed abroad by individuals and corporations are increasing significantly, being the trade one of the most important aspects, requiring lawyers capable of assisting their clients on the regional, national and international law on international trade, customs law, foreign investment, intellectual property and international transactions related to commerce. The program offers a specialization level that allows the participants to broaden their field of action in such a technical field as trade law.... [-]