International Business Transactions

An examination of the legal environment of business, focusing on the legal considerations specifically related to transactions having transnational elements. Among the topics discussed are: national laws relating to aliens and foreign transactions, the extraterritorial reach of American laws, international contracts, international technology transfers, international and commercial arbitration, and international investment. The respective roles of foreign law, foreign lawyers, and foreign clients in international business processes are also considered.

Course Information
Course #: LAW 387
Program: JD
Course Type: JD Elective
Area of Study: Business and Corporate Law, Financial Services Law and Compliance, International and Comparative Law, Tax and Estate Planning
Credit Hours: Three credit hours.