M.A. in Business Law

West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences
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  • Course
  • Online
  • Duration:
    2 Years
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

M.A. in Business Law from NUJS brings over 50 leading lawyers from the corporate law sector to train our students in the practical aspects of business law. With a resource library of over 100 lectures, focused skill-development exercises, and institutionalized mentorship, the course brings learning and career opportunities for students.

With the growth of corporate litigations and transactions, the demand for managers who have good grasp of business law, corporate governance and transactional law and can manage legal resources is growing by leaps and bounds. This is evidenced by the hiring trends in the National Law Universities where corporate giants and big consulting firms are hiring law students not only for their legal posts but even for the non-legal posts in sectors like investment banking and corporate finance.

The programme is being offered with the following nine specialization tracks which can be opted by a student as per her/his career goals and learning objectives:

1. Corporate Governance and Statutory Compliances
2. Intellectual Property Law and Cyber Laws
3. M&A, Investment and Institutional Finance
4. Drafting, Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
5. Insurance, Banking and Financial Services
6. Securities and Capital Markets
7. Competition Law
8. International Trade and Cross-Border Transactions
9. Energy Law

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Flexible
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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

M.A. in Business Law has been designed in a manner to increase employability of those who enroll for it and make them stand out from their peers for a rapid career growth through modules which will develop practical legal skills like contract drafting and negotiation, reduce legal risks of the client and legal due diligence focusing on legal skills that complement and enhance the managerial abilities of a business professional.

· Who is it intended for?

This course will hugely benefit engineers, entrepreneurs, consultants, accountants, business persons, young and mid-level managers who want to broaden their knowledge in business laws and business management skills without having to abandon their practices or jobs.

· Requirements

Eligibility: The student must have Completed or should be in the final year/semester (results awaited) of any undergraduate course from a recognised university/college in India or abroad. In case, a student is awaiting the results, he/she must submit his/her result within 3 months of starting of the course.

Opinions

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18/07/2016
What I would highlight This course is designed beautifully. Its a perfect blend of professionalism and perfection. Since this is the very start, I got the access to the little part of course. I hope we will get the same flavor for the remaining course. I am confident that this course would help us to reach the destination we dreamed.

What could be improved No negative aspects.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
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02/01/2015
What I would highlight I found this course as a mechanism to reach desired goals. I believe that by way of this course I will get more holistic approach towards legal matters pertaining to running of an enterprise, compliances under the Companies Act, financial and tax aspects of businesses which are a part and parcel of my role as a HR professional.

What could be improved Nothing bad.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.

What you'll learn on the course

Law
Legal Systems
Commercial Contracts
Negotiation
Business Structuring
Accountancy
Taxation
Corporate Governance
Corporate Social Responsibility
Business Dispute Resolution
Intellectual Property Law
IT Law
Employment Law
Copyright and Trademark Law
Equity Investment
Import-Export and Customs Laws
Labour Disputes

Course programme

1. Introduction to law and legal systems
2. Commercial Contracts, Drafting and Negotiation
3. Business Structuring, Accountancy and Law, Taxation
4. Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility
5. Business Centric Dispute Resolution - Law and Strategy
6. Intellectual Property Law, Information Technology Law and Management
7. Employment and labour laws, and HR Practices in IT industry
8. Law of Copyright and Trademark
9. Equity investment, negotiation and documentation
10. Arbitration Practice, Procedure & Enforcement
11. Government Procurement, Tendering Process and Government Contracts
12. Patent law and business strategy
13. Debt Financing, Negotiation and Documentation
14. Import-Export and Customs Laws
15. Foreign Direct Investment in private and public companies
16. Employment, industrial and labour disputes, standing orders and collective bargaining
17. Corporate Finance, Investment Laws and Compliances
18. Laws of e-Commerce, Online Payment and Encryptions
19. Securities Market, Law and Regulatory Practices
20. Business Centric Dispute Resolution Processes: Negotiation, mediation and expert determination
21. Legal risk management, sectoral, regulatory and statutory compliances
22. Monetizing Intellectual Property & Documentation
23. Management Practices and Law
24. Mergers & Acquisitions (M&As) and Competition Law
25. Outsourcing law, Cloud Computing, Data Protection and Online Reputation Management
26. Drafting and negotiation of M&A, Financing and Investment Contracts, restructuring and bankruptcy-related arrangements

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