In a nutshell

When

29 June - 3 July 2020

What

This summer school focuses on key legal considerations for companies crossing borders. This will be done from various perspectives: mergers & acquisitions, (aggressive) tax (planning), labour, intellectual property, insolvency and international contracts.

Where

Stadscampus, University of Antwerp, Belgium

Who

Students with a degree of Bachelor of Laws or Economics, or students who are enrolled in their third year. Students with similar competences (to be assessed on a case-by-case basis) are eligible for this summer school as well. Good command of English is required.

Credits

3 ECTS credits are awarded upon successful completion of the programme.

Course description

The programme relates to companies crossing borders. It includes interactive lectures on key legal considerations for companies crossing borders from various perspectives: mergers & acquisitions, (aggressive) tax (planning), labour, intellectual property, insolvency and international contracts. The lectures prepare the students to solve the case study that will form the common theme throughout the summer school. Students will receive feedback relating to their solutions for the case study.

Registration fee

€ 450

Fee includes lectures, coffee breaks, social activities and a closing ceremony. It does not include accommodation, travel arrangements or meals.

Scholarships

University of Antwerp students are entitled to a refund of €150.

Limited number of reduced fees of €50 available for refugees.

Application details

Online through Mobility Online

Application deadline

Non EU-nationals: 1 April 2020

EU-nationals: 15 May 2020

More information:

www.uantwerp.be/companies-crossing-borders