The study of the EU as an international actor has become a key element in European and International Law, European Studies and International Relations. The EU represents the world's largest trade power and aid donor, has a diplomatic service larger than that of most states, and has launched more than 20 civil-military operations. It has presented itself as a normative, global actor, and its emergence as a legal entity that is neither a state nor a classic international organization has both puzzled and fascinated legal scholars and political scientists alike.
Interested in learning about how the law analyzes issues and resolves disputes involving pollution, natural resources, endangered species, environmental justice, and sustainable development?
El curso pretende alcanzar los siguientes objetivos:
- Realizar una aproximación general al concepto, la historia y los tipos de redes sociales que existen.
- Aproximación jurídica al concepto de red social y las complejidades que la normativa actual plantea ante los retos de los usuarios en las redes sociales.
- Familiarizar al usuario acerca del concepto de privacidad y como manejar la misma en las principales redes sociales.
- Familiarizar al usuario con el concepto de propiedad intelectual, así como con los márgenes y límites a su ejercicio.
An introduction to the main themes of the American Constitution—popular sovereignty, separation of powers, federalism, and rights—and to basic techniques of constitutional interpretation.
This course is designed to appreciate the role of the Common Law Methodology within the U.S. Legal System, and developes an insight into the Case Law interpretive process.
Estudio de la Constitución Española de 1978 en cuanto a sus principales antecedentes y proceso constituyente, sus características, estructura y contenido. Atención especial al Título Preliminar de la Constitución, relativo a los principios generales, y al Título X, referido a la reforma constitucional.
This course will examine four critical areas where military service, civilian law, and the Uniform Code of Military Justice intersect: family law; employment and re-employment rights; debtor and creditor issues; and the Uniform Code of Military Justice itself.
This course will highlight the critical legal and business issues entrepreneurs face as they build and launch a new venture. We will explore real world scenarios, and address the legal and business issues that entrepreneurs face, from the moment they conceive of the "million dollar idea" to all of the important junctures along the path to success.
This online course will introduce you to American laws related to terrorism and the prevention of terrorism. My approach to the topic is the case-study method.
Taught by one of the world’s leading experts in the field, this course will educate students about the fundamentals of international criminal law and policy. We will explore the challenges of prosecuting international genocide, war crimes, terrorism, and piracy cases.
This course is ideal for students who would like to assess their aptitude for legal studies or for those interested in criminal justice or paralegal studies. It also provides an excellent introduction for anyone who wants to learn the basics of the U.S. legal system, the Constitution, and the elements of most crimes and criminal defenses.
For students or professionals who have an interest in learning about the development and application of the law in a common law jurisdiction.
The EU is the most successful supranational legal order to which 27 Member States have transferred sovereign rights. This course explores the functioning of the unique creature that is the EU, the impact of its laws on states, citizens and companies, and the current challenges it faces.
What does it mean for an immigrant to become a U.S. citizen? Through a background of historical and policy perspectives, this course will examine U.S. law governing how citizenship is acquired, the constitutional and international law foundations underlying immigration regulation, the role of the federal government in regulating immigration, and immigration law reform.
Law, in its simplest form, is used to protect one party from another. This course will introduce you to the laws and ethical standards that managers must abide by in the course of conducting business.
Think about the oldest and most familiar principles of American law, property and proportional liability, in a new and surprising way, and learn to apply economic reasoning to an especially important and interesting aspect of life.
Justice is a critical analysis of classical and contemporary theories of justice, including discussion of present-day applications.
HLS1x Copyright, an experimental course offered on edX, will explore in depth the law, theory, and practice of copyright.