International Business Transactions



Students planning to work as transactional lawyers need broad knowledge across a variety of areas (e.g. contract drafting, company and competition law, IP and tax law). The specialisation “Business Transactions” allows students to place the focus on the courses in the LL.M. curriculum that provide the necessary qualifications in this field.




Total of 60 credits (ECTS) is distributed as follow:
18 credits must be selected from courses relating to the specialisation, 24 credits can be freely chosen from all the courses, 18 credits for the Master Thesis on a topic relating to the specialisation.

The following courses are within the specialisation:transactions color.jpg

Regular Courses


International and European Trade Law and Market Regulation (includes International Economic Law and Internal Market Law) 6
International Commercial Arbitration 6
International Commercial Litigation 6

International Contracts (includes Contract Drafting and International Sales Law)

International Corporate and Individual Taxation - International and European Perspective 6
Summer School Law and Technology, London 6
Business Law and Litigation in Asia 3
Fintech 3
Innovation Law 3
Intellectual Property Law 3
International Company Law 3
International Competition Law 3
Sharing Economy and the Law 3
Short Course Dispute Resolution, London 3
Sports Contracts (includes Swiss Association Law) 3

Special Courses

Business & Climate Change 3
Business & Human Rights 3
Financial Contracts and Financial Regulation 3
Human Rights & Climate Change  3
International Arbitration Advanced 3
International Banking Regulations 3
The International Business Lawyer in Practice 3
International Litigation Advanced 3

International Mediation Advanced 

Investment Law 3
The Law of Climate Change 3
Philanthropy and Innovation 3

Not all regular and special courses are offered on an annual basis.

Please check the schedule to see which courses are offered this term.

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