• Each CAS is organized in 24-hour modules
  • The modules, spread over two weekends, take place on Fridays (2.15pm – 9pm) and Saturdays (8.15am – 1.00pm).
  • Some modules are organized on 3 consecutive full days, usually Thursday, Friday and Saturday (9.00am – 6.00pm).



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2019-2020 Course Calendar (click here to download)


Courses are usually held at Uni-Mail, University of Geneva, 40 Boulevard du Pont d'Arve, 1205 Geneva

EM4 Business Law & Taxation

Legal factors come into play at every stage of the life of a business/intraprise, and concern all of its activities. The purpose of this course is that each participant:

‐ gets a first introduction to/overview of the legal environment of some basic international business operations;
‐ gets a better understanding of the lawyers’ needs, concerns, technical vocabulary/concepts and methods of work, and becomes able to communicate with him on legal issues;
‐ becomes familiar with the instruments, institutions, mechanisms and ways of reasoning of lawyers involved in international business transactions;
‐ is able identify and assess the major legal risks and issues in international commercial contracts and operations;
‐ is able to identify the contractual/commercial structure which would be the most suitable for his/her commercial objectives.

Modules CAS