Masters of Laws
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The LL.M. degrees offered by the Catholic University of Lyon (UCLy) enable law graduates to further their legal education by gaining a systematic understanding of the critical issues at the forefront of select areas of international business and trade law. They also aim to develop legal research, reasoning, writing, advocacy and teamwork skills. These skills are highly sought after by employers. Graduates from this program will be equipped to compete effectively by developing competencies required by a global marketplace.
The Catholic University of Lyon currently offers two programs :- A LL.M. in international business law that will introduce students to core international legal topics (International contract law, Intellectual property, International tax law, Corporate governance...). Students have the possibility to follow this program jointly with the National University of Maynooth (Ireland) in order to get the double diploma. See llm in international business law
-A LL.M in european and international trade and investment law dedicated to the GATT, GATS and TRIPS agreements, but also to the major Regional and Preferential Trade agreements, with a particular focus on the EU external agreements with third countries (Canada, Central and South America, MERCOSUR, Africa, ASEAN...), and their interaction with the EU Single Market. International Investment Law is also covered as well as trade disputes settlement mechanisms, trade remedies and international arbitration proceedings See llm in international trade