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LLM International Trade and Maritime Law with Professional Placement

LLM International Trade and Maritime Law with Professional Placement

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree LLM
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
This course delves in to the legal principles surrounding the field of global trade, focusing on the shipping industry. The two key areas of commercial law: International Trade law and Maritime Law bring together many fields of law from advanced contract to the law of the sea. Students will develop a thorough and in-depth knowledge and understanding of the main principles of law in the areas of international trade and maritime law. Exploring the social, political, cultural and economic background of the laws in question, students will gain an understanding of how national, European Union Law and International Law interact. This course will cover a variety of topics, including: Financing International Trade; How Marine Insurance protects ships and cargoes; International Law of the Sea issues; Sale and Carriage of Goods by Sea Contracts; Environmental Protection Laws.