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.
The Juris Doctor (JD) and the embedded Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Newcastle is designed to equip you with the knowledge, clinical experience and qualification for admission into legal practice in Australia.
In recent years, key global issues have raised the profile of international affairs substantially. Lawyers are increasingly required to understand both the law and political issues which influence how States and other international actors behave. Our LLM Legal and Political Aspects of International Affairs will help you build the necessary level of expertise to succeed in the fast-growing world of international affairs, in a stimulating and challenging environment.
The Master's in European and International Human Rights Law gives the coexistence and interaction of multiple human rights mechanisms pride of place by studying them in a comparative perspective.
Designed for lawyers interested in pursuing careers in the field of information technology and cyber security, the programme trains highly qualified IT Law experts much needed at law firms, IT companies, public agencies, international organizations, and consulting firms. The students will enjoy full access to UT services and full participation in all events of the IT Law Programme.
The Master Programme in International Tax Law and EU Tax Law is a full-time, one-year programme at advanced level. The general objective is to provide a deep understanding of major issues of international and EU tax law. International tax law refers to both domestic law that has international aspects and tax treaty law.
Pre-Masters course for international students. Offers the opportunity to improve your language skills in preparation for postgraduate study in Law. Increase your knowledge of academic theory and key academic subjects. Develop the necessary study and research skills for postgraduate study. Requires a minimum of IELTS 5.5 with 5.5 in all subskills.
Kent Law School (KLS) is a cosmopolitan centre of world-class critical legal research, offering a supportive and intellectually stimulating place to study postgraduate taught and research degrees. Rated as the 6th best Law School in the UK in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise (and 4th for the proportion of research classified as world-class and internationally excellent), KLS gives you unparalleled opportunities to study with leading academic experts in a variety of specialised fields of law. T This programme enables you to obtain an LLM by spending your first term at Kent, and your second at one of our partner universities in Europe, before returning to Kent to complete a dissertation. The programme gives you the opportunity to study at two high-quality Law Schools and also lets you experience two countries, their cultures and their legal systems.
A successful legal practice today requires the ability to carry out cross border transactions that are increasingly becoming the norm. Communicating within the EU and throughout the world is becoming increasingly complex, and to deal effectively with this rapidly changing legal and business environment, a successful lawyer must be well-versed in European Union competition law, company law as well as in matters of international business, trade and marketing.
International arbitration provides a very important tool for the resolution of the disputes arising out of international commercial or internationalinvestment relationships, being an efficient, flexible and modern alternative to the jurisdiction of the national courts of law.
Can a church be attacked if a sniper hid in the tower during an armed conflict? Having the Polish nationality, being tortured in a Thai prison, what rights do you have? Can you invoke them and how? This programme helps answer questions such as these.
The Kent LLM (and associated Diploma programme) allows you to broaden and deepen your knowledge and understanding of law by specialising in one or more different areas.
Transnational legal studies focuses on law beyond the state in its social, political, economic, symbolic and policy context.