Course Description


This course on legal matters focuses on Commercial Law, contracts, joint ventures, and corporate governance. This course will complement the International Petroleum Transactions course which is specific to oil and gas. The instructor covers the following subjects through lectures, case studies, and problem-solving exercises:

  • Corporations and Business Law History
  • Contracts and Contract Issues in Civil Code and Common Law
  • Business Models and Function in International Operations
  • Joint Venture Transactions and Agreements
  • Contract and Agreement with Partners and
  • Management and corporate governance options and problems
  • Liability of Directors and Managers of Corporations
  • Ethical Management and Responsibility
  • Buy/Sell and Rights of First Refusal
  • Dispute Resolution
    • Mediation
    • Arbitration
    • Litigation
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