International law deals with relations between nations and states also known as law of nations. The study field can be split into 3 three disciplines: public international law, private international law and supranational law. International law has a broad spectrum of issues. It deals with the legal interactions between nations, companies, governments, assuring their proper rights. National law becomes international law when national jurisdiction is delegated to supranational tribunals by treaties. The main substantive fields of international law are: international economic law, international security law, international criminal law, international environmental law, diplomatic law, international humanitarian law, international human rights law and international law of war.
This course, for legal professionals and law students in an advanced phase of their studies, provides a general introduction to the American legal system. Since 1963, the course has been organised by the law faculties of the University of Amsterdam, Leiden University and Columbia University. It is held alternately at the Leiden Law School and the Amsterdam Law School. The next session will take place at Leiden University.
Every year in July, the Institute for European Studies (IES) teams up with the University of Vienna and the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna to organise the inter-university Summer School on European Policy-making. The intensive two-week programme is held one week in Brussels and one week in Vienna.
This course deals with the highlights of Law & Economics and Europe. In the first part of this course the effects of European Competition Law on the economy are discussed. In the second part of this course the effects of Financial Law on the (European) Economy and the Eurocrisis are discussed. In both weeks students are asked to formulate sustainable solutions for current issues in the domain of European Law and Economics.
Students who come to the University of Haifa International School for a semester or year will have an experience they will never forget! Our wide range of special track programs and courses fulfills any student's academic interest. Courses in the International School are taught in English by faculty from a variety of departments within the University of Haifa. All courses are academically accredited in accordance with the standards and criteria of North American and European Universities.
During this course, a number of contemporary global challenges will be discussed in the light of the applicable legal framework, where the participants will become aware of the possibilities and gaps in the current field of public international law.
This course is made for students who are intrigued by international law or marvel at its day-to-day interactions with international politics and affairs and business.
An interdisciplinary course dealing with current issues in politics, international affairs and global governance.
This course is offered by the Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC), a Center of Excellence at Tilburg University renowned globally for its research on the governance of economic activity. It aims at providing a non-technical introduction to the main legal and economic issues encountered in today’s global business life.
The U.S.-German Summer School in International and Comparative Law is the flagship of law programs in international high-quality teaching at the Law School.
This course is designed for international students, business professionals, and representatives of international institutions. The topics covered in this course are crucial for contemporary business leaders.
International construction law is an area of law which is gaining increasing popularity. Participants in large construction projects frequently come from different jurisdictions.
The aim of the course is firstly that during the course the students gain: 1.a profound knowledge of the rules and principles of the CISG, 2.a reasonable knowledge of the international theory and jurisprudence on CISG, 3. an understanding of the comparative terminology used.