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If you’re looking to continue your personal development with a multitude of study options either online or in a classroom, law courses are for you. Specific study topics typically include intellectual property, commercial law and regulatory theory.

In order to guide people in the right direction, systems of law and regulations are established. The context in which such guidelines are used includes everything from education systems to the restaurant business to international politics.

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Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - part-time

The University of Law
Campus Part time 22 months September 2017 United Kingdom Birmingham London + 1 more

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). [+]

Best Course Studies in Law Studies 2017. Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - part-time If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). You can expect exceptionally high standards of tutoring and a wealth of pro bono opportunity. We’ll support you in preparing pupillage applications, with access to our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Course Requirements To be eligible to take up your place, you must comply with the requirements for commencing a Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) set out by the Bar Standards Board (BSB). The Academic Stage Handbook on the BSB’s website gives you full information about these requirements. You will be required to pass the Bar Standards Board aptitude test by September 2017 (known as the Bar Course Aptitude Test - BCAT). Further details on this test can be found on the Bar Standards Board website You will need either a qualifying law degree (QLD) 2:1 minimum or an undergraduate degree in any other subject (2:1 minimum*) and a Graduate Diploma in Law/CPE For qualifying law degrees, all offers based on predicted grades will be conditional upon achieving a 2:1 or above All applicants who meet the basic eligibility criteria will be required to attend a Selection Interview at one of our centres at Birmingham, Leeds or London Bloomsbury in... [-]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time

The University of Law
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 United Kingdom Birmingham Leeds London + 2 more

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). [+]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). You can expect exceptionally high standards of tutoring and a wealth of pro bono opportunity. We’ll support you in preparing pupillage applications, with access to our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Course Requirements To be eligible to take up your place, you must comply with the requirements for commencing a Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) set out by the Bar Standards Board (BSB). The Academic Stage Handbook on the BSB’s website gives you full information about these requirements. You will be required to pass the Bar Standards Board aptitude test by September 2017 (known as the Bar Course Aptitude Test - BCAT). Further details on this test can be found on the Bar Standards Board website You will need either a qualifying law degree (QLD) 2:1 minimum or an undergraduate degree in any other subject (2:1 minimum*) and a Graduate Diploma in Law/CPE For qualifying law degrees, all offers based on predicted grades will be conditional upon achieving a 2:1 or above All applicants who meet the basic eligibility criteria will be required to attend a Selection Interview at one of our centres at Birmingham, Leeds or London Bloomsbury in February 2017 *For non QLD applicants with... [-]

Legal Training Courses

TrainUp
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA McKinney

Offering 3683 Legal training courses from 237 training providers including NBI, Inc., Lorman Education, Everglades Direct. Browse instructor-led and virtual Legal training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. [+]

Best Course Studies in Law Studies 2017. Law Training Classes and Seminars Offering 3683 Legal training courses from 237 training providers including NBI, Inc., Lorman Education, Everglades Direct. Browse instructor-led and virtual Legal training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. Offering 1499 online e-learning Legal courses, available either online, CD/DVD, printed course manuals or recorded webcasts. TrainUp.com also offers the ability to request in-house or onsite Legal courses or train-the-trainer curriculum programs. Many American often under-appreciate the crucial role that federal, state and local laws play in the course of their lives, but businesses cannot afford to ignore them in the same way. The consequences for non-compliance or even lost opportunities in some cases can prove substantial, making it immensely important that every business, large or small, investigate the laws that relate to its field. This can include a firm understanding of the laws governing the work conditions of employees or payment and benefit requirements under certain circumstances, or gaining a more detailed grasp of the contracts that many businesses rely upon in their dealings with clients, suppliers and more. Many industries, from energy to food, have regulations specifically targeted toward common concerns such as pollution and food safety that must be studied carefully. The legal system affects nearly every aspect of our society, from buying a home to crossing the street. Lawyers form the backbone of this vital system, linking it to society in myriad ways. While lawyers assume ultimate responsibility for legal work, they often delegate... [-]

International Taxation

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6  May 2018 USA New York Switzerland St.Gallen + 2 more

NYU’s International Tax Program is unique in the world. You will acquire special knowledge of international tax law and the different tax jurisdictions multinational enterprises are confronted with. In many situations a cross-border investment will lead to double taxation. [+]

NYU’s International Tax Program is unique in the world. You will acquire special knowledge of international tax law and the different tax jurisdictions multinational enterprises are confronted with. In many situations a cross-border investment will lead to double taxation. You will learn about the domestic and international tax law rules of the United States - so far the trendsetter in international taxation. We will then compare these rules with the tax law provisions in the European Union. At the end of the module you will have acquired basic knowledge of how to avoid double taxation and how to make use of beneficial tax regimes. The Concept of Residence U.S. Taxation U.S. International Taxation U.S. Inbound and Outbound Taxation The OECD Model Tax Convention Direct Taxation in the EU Tax Planning Fairness of the International Tax System [-]

Mergers & Acquisitions

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6  September 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main Switzerland St.Gallen + 2 more

Mergers and Acquisitions are among the most important capital market transactions. They require close collaboration between experts working in management and strategy, and the experts mastering the legal aspects of the changes. [+]

Best Course Studies in Law Studies 2017. Mergers and Acquisitions are among the most important capital market transactions. They require close collaboration between experts working in management and strategy, and the experts mastering the legal aspects of the changes. Thus, M&A pose the highest requirements in the area of strategic and financial management as well as in human resources. M&A will often be carried out by specialized teams. Many of these are based in Frankfurt a.M. – the location of the M&A module of the Executive M.B.L-HSG. Experts will offer their insight from several perspectives, amended by discussion of best practices and case studies. International Company Law M&A Management Introduction M&A Agreement M&A Process Restructuring Firms and Labor Law Forms of Acquisition Structuring and Financing of Transactions Tax Planning with a special focus on M&A Contract Negotiation, Signing, and Closing Acquisition for Growth Valuation Distressed Assets Equity Capital Markets and Stock Exchange Listings [-]

Extended International Foundation Year in Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences

University of Surrey
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Guildford

The Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences Extended International Foundation Year provides the subject knowledge, language proficiency and study skills you need to progress to degree study at the University of Surrey in a related field. [+]

The Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences Extended International Foundation Year provides the subject knowledge, language proficiency and study skills you need to progress to degree study at the University of Surrey in a related field. *Subject to approval Core units Academic English Skills Academic English Skills aims to provide you with thorough training in the language and related academic skills which will enable you to best achieve your academic potential at University. These skills include the processes of academic writing, effective and extensive reading strategies, effective participation in seminars and delivery of presentations, and listening to and recording information effectively from lectures. You will also develop the accuracy and range of written and spoken language required to use language effectively and appropriately, with clarity and confidence in an academic context. Subject-specific units Business Studies 1 & 2 These units will provide an understanding of the nature and scope of business in society. You will look at the key issues facing new business and best management processes with units focussed on effective management and corporate social responsibility. Economics 1 & 2 These units will introduce you to the basics of economics, from the behaviour of individuals to the national and global economy. Students will gain a better understanding of free market and the role of government in economy. Elective units To complete your Extended International Foundation Year programme you will also study one of the following elective units: Accounting 1 & 2 During these units you will learn about the... [-]

Sydney Direct Enrollment - University Of Sydney

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters February 2018 Australia Sydney

Our study abroad programs in Sydney offers you the opportunity to directly enroll in the prestigious University of Sydney with access to a vast array of course offerings across hundreds of disciplines. [+]

Best Course Studies in Law Studies 2017. Overview Take advantage of your chance to live and learn in one of the most beautiful and livable cities in the world—Sydney! Enjoy Sydney’s comfortable climate (warm summers and mild winters), world-renowned beaches (think: Bondi, Manly, and Coogee), and iconic spots around the city (the Rocks, Harbour Bridge, and the Royal Botanical Gardens). Our study abroad programs in Sydney offers you the opportunity to directly enroll in the prestigious University of Sydney with access to a vast array of course offerings across hundreds of disciplines. Sydney will also be your classroom. Enjoy the city’s robust music scene with a performance at the world-renowned Sydney Opera House. Visit one of the many museums, such as the Museum of Contemporary Art or the Art Gallery of New South Wales to see some of the country’s great works of art. Soak in the beauty of Sydney’s landscape by walking the path from Coogee to Bondi Beach—or, better yet, climb to the top of the Harbour Bridge. Field trips to iconic destinations like the Blue Mountains, Royal National Park, and the Great Barrier Reef round our your study abroad experience. You can also enroll in an internship, which includes time spent working at your placement in addition to an academic seminar that helps you contextualize what you're learning. We want you to feel at home in Sydney, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life in the city. From housing to cultural events,... [-]

Amsterdam - Law & Criminology

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam

You’re considering attending law school after graduation—wouldn’t it be helpful to get a glimpse of what law school is like before you go and also figure out what type of legal career you’re looking for? This program offers you that opportunity. Learn about comparative law in an international context while studying abroad with us in the Netherlands, where local students start their law degree at the Bachelor’s level. [+]

Overview You’re considering attending law school after graduation—wouldn’t it be helpful to get a glimpse of what law school is like before you go and also figure out what type of legal career you’re looking for? This program offers you that opportunity. Learn about comparative law in an international context while studying abroad with us in the Netherlands, where local students start their law degree at the Bachelor’s level. By enrolling in this program, you add international law and criminology experience to your transcript—a great talking point when interviewing for law school or your first job. Enroll in an IES Abroad-taught core course on law, and three to four law- or criminology-related courses at the renowned Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). With Dutch and international students as your peers on assignments like case briefs and moot court, you gain a valuable international perspective that only comes with studying abroad. The Netherlands will be your classroom. Observe some of Europe’s most progressive laws in action and have access to the professionals and experts who can help you put them in context. Imagine visiting the International Court in The Hague, sitting in on the arbitrations in a Dutch court, or talking to professionals at NGOs who work on human rights. From field trips that take you off the beaten path to places like Rotterdam, Maastricht, or the Island of Texel to course-related excursions in and around Amsterdam, you’ll also gain valuable insight into what you’re learning in the classroom. We want you to... [-]

Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences International Foundation Year

University of Surrey
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Guildford

The Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences International Foundation Year provides the subject knowledge, language proficiency and study skills you need to progress to degree study at the University of Surrey in a related field. [+]

Best Course Studies in Law Studies 2017. The Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences International Foundation Year provides the subject knowledge, language proficiency and study skills you need to progress to degree study at the University of Surrey in a related field. Core units Academic English Skills Academic English Skills aims to provide you with thorough training in the language and related academic skills which will enable you to best achieve your academic potential at University. These skills include the processes of academic writing, effective and extensive reading strategies, effective participation in seminars and delivery of presentations, and listening to and recording information effectively from lectures. You will also develop the accuracy and range of written and spoken language required to use language effectively and appropriately, with clarity and confidence in an academic context. Subject-specific units Business Studies 1 & 2 You will look at the operational and strategic problems facing business people in the modern market economy. These units will focus on a wide range of issues, such as management and ethical aspects. Economics 1 & 2 These units introduce you to the basics of economics; economic systems, types of goods, the allocation of resources, elasticity, price controls, types of markets, cost and revenue, economies of scale and market failure. Elective units To complete your Foundation Year programme you will also study one of the following elective units: Accounting 1 & 2 These units provide you with a sound foundation in the principles of financial accounting. Learn about ratio... [-]

Law Gap Year Programme (for ages 17-19)

Oxford Royale Academy
Campus Full time 10 - 10 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom Yarnton

The Law Gap Year programme provides prospective Law students with the chance to develop their academic understanding of the law through tuition and guided research. [+]

Introduction Whether you are thinking of studying Law as an undergraduate degree or as part of a graduate conversion course, this course is designed to set you on the right path to achieving your ambitions. The course also encourages development in wider skills essential to the successful study and practice of the law, including communication, academic writing, critical thinking and knowledge of current affairs. The Project As with all of our Gap Year subjects, the Law course focuses on the production of an extended piece of writing that the student must research and produce independently under the guidance of our tutors. Typically this consists of a thesis on a specific topic within the law, often an area of controversy or something featuring heavily in the news, although there is scope for producing something other than a thesis. Possible thesis titles and topics include: The UK’s uncodified constitution and the separation of powers: who really holds the power in the UK? Brexit: The legal case for and against Britain’s exit from the EU Euthanasia: reconciling legal, moral and ethical values The development of the law from ancient times to the present Topics Covered Following an initial Orientation Week, tutoring at our International Study Centre begins. This phase introduces the student to some of the fundamental areas of the law, covering the following modules: Introduction to Law and the English Legal System Contract Law The Law of Tort Criminal Law Constitutional Law Legal Skills [-]

Ll.m. Franco-German Law

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg FAU
Campus Full time 2 - 2 years October 2017 Germany Nürnberg

The course takes place in the first semester at the University of Rennes 1, held in the semester 2-4 at the FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg. The language of these courses is mostly French (semester 1) and German (semester 2-4). German and French language skills must therefore be present at running level. [+]

Best Course Studies in Law Studies 2017. Courses mostly in other languages The language of these courses is mostly French and German. German and French language skills must therefore vorliege on running level Design and Structure Study contents Focus: German law, French law, European and International Law Studies "German-French Law" is a combination several programs are: (1) University of Erlangen-Nuremberg Law with state examination (for students Erlanger) Master "German-French Law" with completion LL.M. (2) Université de Rennes 1 Licence en droit - juriste franco anglais Master Droit européen - spécialité juriste franco-anglais (Master 2) special instructions Acquisition of a German and a French degree ( "double degree") Partner University: Université de Rennes I, France Requirement for studying is the conclusion of a license by the German-French law "or a comparable degree. In addition, must in addition to the application for the LL.M. German-French Law at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg a job at the University of Rennes 1 for daen Master "Master Droit européen - spécialité juriste franco-anglais (Master 2)" take place. [-]

Oxford Week

Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE) Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 week July 2018 Spain Barcelona

This initiative is one of the highlights each year as part of the training offered by the ISDE in the area of Law. It is a unique opportunity to become part of an intensive program which organizes one of the most prestigious institutions in Spain such as ISDE, at Brasenose College in Oxford University. [+]

Preview This initiative is one of the highlights each year as part of the training offered by the ISDE in the area of Law. It is a unique opportunity to become part of an intensive program which organizes one of the most prestigious institutions in Spain such as ISDE, at Brasenose College in Oxford University. This Week will take place at the Brasenose College in Oxford University and will consist of a training week in Law, together with visits in the city of London to some of the most important Law Firms. You will also take part in workshops in prestigious Law firms in the city. ISDE is an institution born in Spain and focused on training top level law professionals. To achieve this goal it brings together outstanding specialists from different universities, institutions, and law firms to give the students the best possible education and training. The excellent results obtained have been recognized by its inclusion in prestigious national and international rankings like the Financial Times Innovative Law Schools ranking. Oxford University is one of the oldest and most prestigious Universities in the world. Its name is synonymous with academic excellence. Presentation This is a unique opportunity to become part of an intensive program which joins two of the most prestigious law institutions in Spain and the United Kingdom, such as ISDE and Brasenose Collegue, with professionals from the most prestigious and well known law firms. It will take place at Oxford University and will consist of a training... [-]

Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies meets the growing need for non-law graduates working in the public and private sectors to have a thorough understanding of the legal and regulatory framework in which they operate. This includes an understanding of foundational legal concepts such as contract law and tort law, methods of legal research and theory, as well as the opportunity to sample specialist legal areas such as compliance and intellectual property law. [+]

The course attracts students from a wide variety of backgrounds interested in expanding their skill portfolio to include an understanding of the legal framework, including professionals from the insurance, human resources, banking and finance industries, managers and administrators, and HSC legal studies teachers.

This course particularly benefits accountants and auditors, business development managers, compliance managers, engineers and architects, financial advisers and planners, IT professionals, law enforcement officers, paralegals, policy officers in the public, private and non-profit sectors, property developers and public sector managers and administrators (especially those who work in Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the Attorney-General's Department and Treasury).... [-]


Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

UTS has established expertise and a reputation for providing courses relevant to the needs of the patent and trade mark professions. The UTS Intellectual Property program is the first at an Australian university that fulfils the entire educational requirements for registration as a trade marks attorney and patent attorney in Australia under the relevant regulations. [+]

The unique feature of this course is that it may be undertaken entirely online, removing the need for students to attend face-to-face classes.

This course provides graduates with an understanding of the principles of the registered trade marks system, the protection of unregistered marks and related forms of protection against misleading or unfair trading conduct in Australia. In addition, graduates understand the content and implication of a patent specification, enabling them to advise upon possible questions of infringement, validity and compliance.

Depending on the subjects taken, graduates may seek registration as a trade marks attorney and/or patent attorney in Australia. Arts administrators or media professionals may enhance career options through building expertise in the commercialisation or management of intellectual property assets. Other career options include: patent and trade marks attorney, IP lawyer, IP portfolio manager, policy maker and government regulator.This course enables overseas registered attorneys to undertake the necessary subjects that the Professional Standards Board requires for Australian registration.... [-]


Graduate Certificate in Professional Legal Practice

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The Graduate Certificate in Professional Legal Practice allows students to complete the practical legal training (PLT) requirements necessary for admission by the Supreme Court of NSW to practise as a lawyer. The UTS PLT program is accredited by the Legal Profession Admission Board (LPAB) of the Supreme Court of NSW and offers students a university-standard level of teaching, involving interactive exercises such as practice courts, simulated practice transactions and skills training. [+]

Career options include lawyer, provided graduates have fulfilled all other academic requirements.

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