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Legal English

Class at Faculty of Arts |


1.      Introduction: legal English, legal professions

2.      Legislation, division of law

3.      Constitutional law, courts

4.      Family law

5.      Property, inheritance

6.      Intellectual property

7.      Contract law

8.      Torts

9.      Employment law

10.  Company law

11.  Criminal law

12.  Civil procedure, criminal procedure

13.  EU law


The course aims to present elementary legal terminology from the main branches of law. Focusing on the practical skills, it should help students better understand legal texts, improve their translation skills (also by showing the available sources of terminology) and expand their vocabulary.

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