Multinational Corporations

This seminar is intended to introduce the student to a range of legal issues facing business entities that operate in a "multinational" or "transnational" setting and more particularly, the legal issues which they face because they are multinational in character. Topics include methods of entry into other markets and alternative forms of organization; current trends in the use of joint ventures regulation of direct foreign investment; vulnerability of multinationals to country risk and expropriation; risk analysis and preventive use of contractual provisions; antitrust aspects of doing business multinationally, extraterritorial application of U .S. securities laws; international regulation and codes of conduct for multinationals.
Credits: 2

Type: SEM

Does this course satisfy the writing requirement? Yes