Doing Business in Latin America | L4383

Taught in Spanish, this course acquaints students with the legal framework of business transactions in Latin America. The course exposes students to the civil law system used in most Latin American countries and covers selected topics of importance to lawyers advising clients doing business, or seeking to do business in Latin America. Topics may include the development of Latin American law, types of corporate and partnership organization, trade law, foreign investment, intellectual property, taxation of foreign income, environmental and labor standards, and dispute resolution.

Prerequisites: None
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)

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