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Course Name Comparative Legal Systems
Course Code BLIS 6501
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites N/A
Course Description

This course provides an overview of the classification and operation of major legal systems around the world. Starting with a review of legal traditions in Canada, students will be introduced to comparative legal methodology and will develop a strong understanding of civil law and common law systems, as well as other legal traditions. Students will develop a theoretical understanding of these systems and will examine some specific examples from countries that play a prominent role in the global economy. Issues important to international business transactions and disputes will be examined from a comparative perspective.

Upcoming Offerings

Winter 2020

Specialization International Business Law
Status Core
CPD Hours N/A
NCA Status N/A

All courses and schedules are subject to change.