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Curso Inglés Legal

  • Sede Online
  • Modalidad Online
  • Fecha de Inicio 24 Ago 2021
  • Fecha de Término 26 Oct 2021
  • Horario Martes y Jueves 18.30 a 20.30 hrs.

Inscripciones Abiertas

Contacto

Rosario Quiroz
Coordinador Académico
Teléfono: 223279822
E-mail: rbquiroz@udd.cl

Contenidos

Among the main areas covered are the following:

        A Career in the Law: Course descriptions; graduate recruitment programs; legal systems; bodies of law, types of law and courts;

        Contract Law: 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 (contract clauses); remedies for breach of contract – litigation; conditions and warranties;

        Tort Law: Tort law; case note; letter threatening legal action; frivolous lawsuits;

        Criminal Law: Criminal law; white-collar crime: insider dealing and market abuse;

        Company Law: Company law; company formation and management (who does what in company law): 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; breach of Companies Act;

        Commercial Law: Commercial law; commercial agency contract/agreement between an agent and principal in international trade (ICC Model Commercial Agency Contract);

        Real Property Law: Real property law; lease or tenancy agreements;

        Litigation and Arbitration;

        International Law;

        IRAC Structure for drafting legal documents.

Objetivos

The main goals 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
– to extend the knowledge of International Legal English practice

Dirigido a

The course is aimed at law students and professionals who are non-native English speakers with a focus on the fundamentals of international legal English of Anglo-Saxon and Anglo-American jurisdictions in practice. The required level of general English proficiency is intermediate to upper intermediate. Course will be held 100% in English.

  • Valor arancel $550.000
  • Código SENCE