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Legal English is an exclusive course that has been expertly designed to give you the best chance of achieving the level of Legal English that you desire. We guarantee that you will be tutored individually by a certified native speaker of the English language through tailored lessons that will meet your specific language and career needs. During this remarkable course, you will develop a solid legal vocabulary as you learn about the terminology used in general legal English as well as the jargon involved in the practice of commercial law. With a strong command of Legal English vocabulary, there will be no limits to what you could achieve. You could experience access to new domestic and even international client bases that were previously inaccessible without a good command of Legal English. However, you and only you are the architect of your future; so enroll today and let us aid you in the building of that future.
The course, Legal English, is an in-depth look at the legal system and legal terms of the English language used in the practice of commercial law and general law. Legal English covers nine main topics which are the Legal System, Legal Professionals, Legal Professionals in Practice, Law in Practice, Liability, Contracts, Intellectual Property, Information Technology Law, and Environmental Law.
The first topic covered in this course is the Legal System and gives a comprehensive examination into legislation, legal systems, common law, the court system, civil procedure, criminal justice as well as criminal proceedings, tribunals, and the law of the European Union.
In the Legal Professionals section, topics of barristers, solicitors, judges, working lives, and the structure of a law firm as well as practice are thoroughly explained. During this section, you will learn also learn about legal practitioners, being partner in a law firm, how the judicial appointments work in England and Wales, and how judges are trained.
The unit, Legal Professionals in Practice, covers the procedures involved with client care, the procedures in money laundering, corresponding with clients, explanations, clarifications, and the terminology used by individuals practicing law, Legalese.
The Law in Practice section of this course offers a detailed overview of business organizations, how companies are formed, selling shares in order to raise capital, debt financing through secured lending, company secretaries, directors of companies, insolvency, how to resolve disputes alternatively, corporation tax, mergers and acquisitions, and anti-competitive behavior.
In the Contract section, you will learn about how contracts are formed, the fundamentals of a contract, voidable contracts, how commercial contracts are structured, implied as well as express terms, and clauses that are limited, excluded, and standard. This section also offers insight into the discharge of contracts, privity of contracts, remedies for when there is a breach of contract, typical terms used in the sale and supply of goods, license agreements included in computer programs, employment law, commercial leases, and the buying as well as selling of commercial property.
The unit on Liability looks at two types of torts: personal injury claims and clinical negligence. Information Technology Law looks at IT law specifically dealing with data protection, cybercrime, and computer security. The unit on Intellectual Property explores patents, copyrights, domain names, trademarks, and remedies for IP infringement. In the Environmental Law section, the following topics will be discussed: national environmental law, international environmental law, and the application of environmental law.