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International Law

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Course No: LGST.3660-061; SIS Class Nbr: 13808; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course provides a broad introduction to international law with emphasis on current issues. Within public international law, topics covered will include the recognition of new states, organizations such as the United Nations and the European Union, the use of force, human rights, international crimes, the global environment, and international courts and tribunals. Within private international law, topics surveyed will include legal aspects of international trade and foreign investment, labor, intellectual property, cyber theft, and taxation. Current issues discussed will include global warming, recent corruption scandals, the Eurozone crisis, and legal issues facing global technology companies.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

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  • Core Codes: SS, RAST
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Peter Adler
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Nov 10
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Certificate in Paralegal Studies

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