International Legal Environment of Business
In the global environment, it is of critical importance that organizations understand and follow the legal requirements for business. International Legal Environment of Business provides an in-depth analysis of various legal issues encountered while conducting business in an international arena. Learners examine the impact an ever-changing global economy has on effectuating sound business decisions.
A key concept is national sovereignty and how domestically applicable laws of developing and developed countries, international conventions, and treaties affect international business. Other topics include the effects of culture on business style, international trade considerations, and management of multinational corporations. Learners examine the importance of balancing cultural, political and ethical issues with legal/regulatory constraints as they pertain to doing business in the global economy. Concepts are delivered through authentic case studies and legal analyses of international scenarios.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Compliance officers, HR Managers, Solicitors
What will I learn?
Examine the sources of international law that affect global business transactions
Analyze the role that cultural, economic and political environments play in conducting business in the global economy
Evaluate the ethics and legal/regulatory constraints that need to be considered to attain business goals
Compare and contrast various international treaties and organizations that shape expectations for acceptance into the international business community
Integrate international trade considerations and multinational corporation management strategies to solve challenges and seize opportunities in international business scenarios
How will I learn?
What support will I receive?
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While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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