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About

The Professional LLM in International Business Law from York University is designed to gain North American perspective on the essentials of international business law. Discuss current developments in international trade law, international finance, international business transactions, taxation of cross-border transactions and other related topics. 

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Overview

This one-year, full-time Professional LLM in International Business Law from York University  is designed to give lawyers and professionals from around the world advanced training in international business law. Award-winning faculty teach the latest developments in international trade law, international finance, international business transactions, taxation of cross-border transactions and other related topics. The specialization provides students with knowledge in critical, core international business law courses while allowing you the opportunity to pursue your academic interests through electives.

Who is this Specialization for?

  • Law graduates, preferably with legal practice experience, related work experience or a demonstrated interest in international business law.
  • Professionals without a law degree who have at least five years of work experience related to international business law, such as contract management, trade, negotiation, regulation, or governance.

Specialization Structure

The International Business Law specialization is a 1 year (three terms) full-time program.  All courses require in-person attendance and are scheduled in a variety of formats (daytime, evening, weekend and intensive) across both Osgoode Hall and OsgoodePD campuses. Students can complete their degree requirements exclusively through course work or through a combination of course work and a Major Research Paper. Elective courses can be drawn from Osgoode Hall’s JD specialization and from other OsgoodePD LLM specializations (subject to space availability).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Research and Writing for International Students
  • Advanced Contract Law
  • Anti-Money Laundering and International Country Sanctions - Global Regulatory Challenges
  • Business and Human Rights

Audience

  • Law graduates, preferably with legal practice experience, related work experience or a demonstrated interest in international business law.
  • Professionals without a law degree who have at least five years of work experience related to international business law, such as contract management, trade, negotiation, regulation, or governance.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Winter (January) 2022

  • Applications open – February 1, 2021
  • Scholarship deadline – July 10, 2021
  • Applications close – September 15, 2021

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

Other requirements

General requirements

  • LLB or JD Degree
  • OR Strong academic record (Masters Degree Preferred) + Significant related professional experience

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14104 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14104 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7601 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7601 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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