LL.M. Programme

PROGRAMME: 210 HOURS

COURSE ORGANISATION / SEMINARS OFFERED

This course deals mainly with practical case studies and certain key subjects, with a pluridisciplinary focus.

It prepares students and professionals for operations such as large acquisitions or market transactions, crossborder mergers, complex financing, restructuring, LBOs, financial engineering, and industrial projects. These are interesting operations, offering difficulties that often lead to innovative solutionseeking. It is particularly educational to study them and analyse the legal, financial or accounting issues raised. Thus, contracts, guarantees, financing and international trade litigation, among other basic subjects, can be studied from different angles.

Applications for the next session of the LL.M 2017/2018 are open.

Application form


Deadline for reception of applications:
Mauritius : 21st of August 2017
Paris – Singapore : 15th of September 2017

Application decision


Maximum 15 days after the reception of application form.

INTERNATIONAL CONTRACTS

Syllabus: the legal and contractual scope and treatment applicable to international contracts.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring in-depth knowledge of the legal and contractual mechanisms governing the conclusion and performance of international contracts.

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

Syllabus: the various forms of companies and concentrations between enterprises; the rules governing mergers and acquisitions in an international environment.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring the capacity to identify the different types of business mergers and to identify the most efficient legal structure.

INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL MARKETS

Syllabus: the rules governing European and international capital markets.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring up-to-date knowledge of the stakes and mechanisms specific to European and global capital markets.

STATES AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW

Syllabus: main principles and rules of international trade law: international contracts and BOT; public-private international partnerships; litigation related to State contracts.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring in depth knowledge of legal mechanisms governing international public-private partnerships.

COMPETITION LAW

Syllabus: purpose and characteristics of competition law (excluding the law of unfair competition) at the international and European levels.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring knowledge of European and international competition rules, both with regard to purpose and content, and with regard to application.

INTERNATIONAL FINANCING

Syllabus: characteristics of banking law at international level.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring knowledge of international financing rules and practice (syndicated loans, guarantees, financing of different assets, project financing).

ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT LAW

Syllabus: the principles governing environmental policy and international and European environmental law.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring sufficient command of international environmental law for its implementation in the context of international trade.

INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION

Syllabus: resolving disputes through international arbitration (commercial, investment); the principles governing arbitration agreements, proceedings and awards.

Objectives and skills targeted: acquiring knowledge of law and practice of international arbitration.

INTERNATIONAL TAX LAW

Syllabus: this course considers the international aspects of taxation and provides an introduction to the key issues of this branch of international law.

Objectives and skills targeted: the course highlights current practical issues faced by corporate taxpayers and States.

INTERNATIONAL IP LAW

Syllabus: refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; patents; designs; names and images used in commerce.

Objectives and skills targeted: this course will focus on the international legal instruments which enables the right balance between the interests of innovators and the wider public interest

International Business Management and Finance

  • Finance Accounting
  • Microeconomics
  • Marketing Strategy

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For more information

Singapore INSEAD Asia Campus

Anais Doladille
anais.doladille|at|sorbonne-assas-ils.org

Paris Campus

Josephine Soussay
Josephine.Soussay|at|u-paris2.fr

Mauritius Campus

Recruitment Team
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