International business is increasing conducted under the influence of a growing body of international Law. These set the framework for international trade, and competition in trade, with the aim of removing unnecessary barriers. The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has been at the forefront of establishing global trading practices, but other multi-lateral and bilateral agreements need to be considered. This course provides an introduction to this legal framework for the non-specialist.
The course covers:
The aims and intentions of international agreements
Practical implications for businesses trading internationally
Legislation applicable for international government procurement