International & Comparative Law Courses

These courses explore the international and domestic laws that regulate or influence international activity among countries, international institutions, businesses, and individuals. The four key survey courses are International Law, International Business Transactions, International Trade Law, and Comparative Law. The remaining advanced courses focus on a wide range of issues in both public and private international law and comparative law as well as the domestic law of other countries.


Courses

Foundation Courses

  • International Law (6520)
  • International Trade Law (6526)
  • International Business Transactions (6522)
  • Comparative Law (6532)

Advanced Courses

  • International Taxation (6312)
  • Trade and Sustainable Development (6435)
  • International Environmental Law (6454)
  • International Climate Change Law (6455)
  • International Copyright Law (6473)
  • Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in the U.S. International Trade Commission (6489)
  • International and Comparative Patent Law (6490)
  • International Intellectual Property (6491)
  • Comparative Public Procurement (6508)
  • International Money Laundering, Corruption, and Terrorism (6521)
  • The International Competition Law Regime (6523)
  • Advanced International Trade Law (6527)
  • International Litigation (6528)
  • International Organizations (6530)
  • International Family Law (6533)
  • Law of the European Union (6534)
  • Islamic Law (6535)
  • Law of Japan (6536)
  • Immigration Law I (6538)
  • Immigration Law II (6539)
  • Refugee and Asylum Law (6540)
  • International Banking and Investment Law (6542)
  • Chinese Law and Legal Institutions (6543)
  • International Investment Law and Arbitration (6544)
  • International Project Finance (6545)
  • International Law of Human Rights (6546)
  • Regional Protection of Human Rights (6547)
  • Space Law (6548)
  • Chinese Business Law (6549)
  • Law of the Sea (6550)
  • Law of War (6552)
  • U.S. Export Control Law and Regulation (6553)
  • International Criminal Law (6554)
  • Comparative Constitutional Law (6555)
  • International Arbitration (6556)
  • Introduction to Transactional Islamic Law (6557)
  • International Negotiations (6558)
  • Nation Building and the Rule of Law (6559)
  • Public International Law Seminar (6562)**
  • Trade Remedy Law (6563)
  • International Business Transactions Seminar (6564)**
  • Comparative Law Seminar (6565)**
  • Human Rights Lawyering (6568)
  • International Human Rights of Women (6570)
  • Human Rights and Environmental Protection (6571)
  • Law of Race and Slavery (6596)
  • Immigration Clinic (6630)
  • International Human Rights Clinic (6633)
  • National Security Law (6870)
  • U.S. Foreign Relations (6871)
  • Counterterrorism Law (6875)
  • Nuclear Nonproliferation Law and Policy (6877)

**For 2018–2019, Public International Law Seminars may include Arms Control; International Business Transactions Seminars may include International Economic Disputes.


COURSE DESCRIPTIONS