INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS

LST3ICT

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will examine the legal environment for, and some of the practices arising from, the cross-border supply by private enterprises of goods, services and direct investment. Particular areas covered include an introduction to legal systems and the international source of law; international law affecting contracts for the sales of goods, international carriage of goods and payment for cross-border sales; forms of business structure and investment for commercial presence in foreign markets; international economic treaties and organisations as they affect private transactions, in particular WTO treaties, and finally the settlement of disputes arising from cross-border business activity, with emphasis on international commercial arbitration.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDavid Wishart

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

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PrerequisitesLST2BSL

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsLAW2IBL

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Readings

International commercial law

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMo, John

Year2008

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PublisherLEXIS NEXIS

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International business law

Resource TypeRecommended

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AuthorMercurio, B

Year2010

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PublisherOXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

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