LLM in International Business Law

Required Credits: 24

Required Courses

  • Business Associations (4) – Fall or Spring
  • U.S. Contract Law for LL.M. (3) – Fall
  • Foreign Graduate Seminar (1, Fall) + (1, Spring)
  • U.S. Legal Research, Writing and Analysis (2) - Fall
  • U.S. Scholarly Legal Writing (1) – Spring

Elective Courses

In addition to the required courses above, students pursing the LL.M. in International Business Law must complete 12 credits (for a total of 24 credits) from the list of elective classes below. Students must choose at least one elective from group I; other electives may be from either Group I or Group II.

Electives Group I

  • International Business Transactions (3) – Fall
  • International Trade Law & Policy (3) – Fall
  • Mergers & Acquisitions (3) – Spring

Electives Group II

Fall

  • Antitrust Law (3) - Fall
  • Business and Law Colloquium (3) - Fall
  • Commercialization & Intellectual Property Management (3) - Fall
  • Discrimination in Employment (3) - Fall
  • Doing Business in the U.S.A. (3) - Fall
  • Federal Income Tax (4) - Fall
  • Federal Taxation of Partnerships & Partners (3) - Fall
  • Franchise Law (1) - Fall
  • Immigration Law (2) - Fall
  • International Arbitration (2) - Fall
  • International Real Estate Transactions (1) - Fall
  • International Trade Law & Policy (3) - Fall
  • Secured Transactions (3) - Fall
  • Torts (4) - Fall

Spring

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (3) - Spring
  • Bankruptcy Law (3) - Spring
  • Corporate Finance (3) - Spring
  • Corporate Real Estate Transactions (1) - Spring
  • Employment Law (3) - Spring
  • Entering the Profession (2) - Spring
  • ePayment Systems (1) - Spring
  • Federal Taxation of Corporations & Shareholders (3) - Spring
  • Financial Markets: Law, Theory, and Practice (2) - Spring
  • International Tax (3) - Spring
  • Labor Law (3) - Spring
  • Professional Responsibility for LLMs (2) - Spring
  • Property (4) - Spring
  • Real Estate Transactions and Finance (2) - Spring
  • Securities Regulation (3) - Spring
  • Venture Finance & Transactions (2) - Spring
  • White Collar Crime: Prosecution & Defense (2) - Spring

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