Curso Inglés Jurídico

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Among the main areas covered are the following:
Practice of Law (legal systems, bodies of law, types of law and courts; Company Law (company formation and management: memorandum of association (UK); articles/certificate of incorporation (USA); corporate governance disputes; Letter of Advice (lawyer to client); company capitalisation/company; and, fundamental changes in a company); Commercial Law (commercial agency contract/agreement between an agent and principal in international trade (i.e. ICC Model Commercial Agency Contract); Contract Law (understanding contracts’ elements and style of a contract (UK and US law) vs Chile (offer, acceptance, consideration, intention); contracts and statutes; different types and parts of contracts; breach of contract – litigation; Real Property Law (Lease or Tenancy Agreements); Employment Law (Labour Law); and the IRAC Structure for drafting legal documents.

Further topics that might be included upon request:
Business Associations; Sale of Goods; Debtor-Creditor; Intellectual Property Law; Competition Law; Environmental Law; negotiable instruments; secured transactions; or aspects of International Law.

Objetivos

The main objectives of the course are:
– to increase law practitioners’ range of vocabulary of Legal English,
– to practise and increase comprehension of legal texts in various areas of law with a hands-on approach,
– to gain confidence in communicating in applied Legal English language, both in speaking and writing, and,
– to extend the knowledge of International Legal English practice.

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Contenido

Among the main areas covered are the following:
Practice of Law (legal systems, bodies of law, types of law and courts; Company Law (company formation and management: memorandum of association (UK); articles/certificate of incorporation (USA); corporate governance disputes; Letter of Advice (lawyer to client); company capitalisation/company; and, fundamental changes in a company); Commercial Law (commercial agency contract/agreement between an agent and principal in international trade (i.e. ICC Model Commercial Agency Contract); Contract Law (understanding contracts’ elements and style of a contract (UK and US law) vs Chile (offer, acceptance, consideration, intention); contracts and statutes; different types and parts of contracts; breach of contract – litigation; Real Property Law (Lease or Tenancy Agreements); Employment Law (Labour Law); and the IRAC Structure for drafting legal documents.

Further topics that might be included upon request:
Business Associations; Sale of Goods; Debtor-Creditor; Intellectual Property Law; Competition Law; Environmental Law; negotiable instruments; secured transactions; or aspects of International Law.

Método o Técnica de Enseñanza

A broadly communicative methodology and a text and task-based approach are used. Pair and group work is an important part of the learning process. The reading texts are authentic or semi-authentic and provide context for international English legal vocabulary.

Requisitos de Certificación

  • Porcentaje (%) mínimo de Asistencia: 85%% de Asistencia

La Universidad del Desarrollo se reserva el derecho a dictar o no el programa si no existe el mínimo de participantes requerido.

Docentes del Programa

Francisca García Huidobro

Master of Arts in Education (TESOL) Oxford Brookes. Egresada de Derecho Pontificia Universidad Católica.

El listado de docentes está sujeto a confirmación. La Universidad se reserva el derecho de reemplazarlos.

Antecedentes Generales

Contacto
Cecilia Alcalde

225785716
Inicio de clases
14 mayo 2019
Término de programa
4 julio 2019
Lugar
Av. Plaza 680, San Carlos de Apoquindo, Las Condes
Horario
De 19.00 a 21.15 hrs.
Valor Arancel
$500.000.-
Descuento sobre arancel
20% alumno. 15% abogados colegiados y afiliados a la Caja de Compensación Los Andes

Plan y Programa de Estudios

Nº de unidades y/o módulos
15