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ODEC 3090 - INTERNATIONAL CONTRACT LAW

Type d'enseignement : Elective

Semester : Spring 2018-2019

Number of hours : 24

Language of tuition : English

Pre-requisite

None.

Course Description

This course aims at giving students a practitioner's insights into the issues that arise in the negotiation, drafting and interpretation of some of the standard clauses found in international contracts. In doing so, the course will provide an overview of the different stakeholders involved in international transactions, their interests and how the legal tradition they come from may impact the way they think about the different boilerplate causes.

Teachers

  • ECHEVERRI GALLEGO, Catalina (Avocate associée)
  • SILVA-ROMERO, Eduardo (Avocat)

Pedagogical format

At the start of each session, a team of students will deliver a short oral presentation (max 30 min) on the given topic, followed by questions, class discussion and lecture.

Course validation

Grades will be based on the oral presentation (50%), attendance and active particpation (10%) and a final take-home examination (40%).

Required reading

A list of selected reading materials will be provided.