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Global Law and Business Seminar

July 25-28, 2022

The Seminar is one-week professional education program designed for global business lawyers, business managers, arbitration professionals, judges, prosecutors, defense counsel, and others.

The Global Law and Business Seminar offers 16 hours of academic content focused on any one of three topics :  FinTech Law, International Arbitration, or (primarily for managers) Cross-Border M&A.  Participants in the non-credit program receive an official Statement of Participation from Columbia Law School.

The program is designed for global lawyers, business managers, and other practitioners, with modules taught by a mix of preeminent scholars and deeply experienced practitioners, drawn from Columbia Law School and other world-renowned institutions.

Key Points

What: A total of 16 hours of in-person instruction, in any one of three topics, taught over the course of a single abbreviated week.  Choose from modules on FinTech Law, International Arbitration, and (primarily for managers) Cross-Border M&A.  Official certificate of participation.
When: Academic instruction begins Monday, July 25 and ends Thursday, July 28.
Where: The program will be hosted in-person on the iconic campus of Columbia University in the City of New York.
Who: Global business lawyers, business managers, arbitration professionals, judges, prosecutors, defense counsel, and others.
Cost: The fee, with housing, $2,500.
Cancellation: Full refunds offered, under certain circumstances, in the event of program cancellation, health emergency, visa denial, etc.  See FAQs.
Contact: Please write to the Office of International Programs at [email protected].

(Note: Columbia Law School also hosts the US Business Law Academy, a separate three-week program comprised of four modules focused on US business law.  The USBLA is intended for advanced law students and practitioners, and offers 48 hours of academic instruction on US legal institutions, negotiations, transactions and corporate governance.)