The DIFC Academy has partnered with leading academic institutions and organisations to offer you a comprehensive suite of courses, workshops and programmes to help build expertise, enhance skills and to meet your professional requirements.
LL.M. International Business Law
In association with Universite Paris II
The LL.M. (Legum Magister -Master in Laws) in International Business Law deals mainly with practical case studies and certain key subjects, with a pluridisciplinary focus. It prepares students and professionals for operations such as large acquisitions or market transactions, cross border mergers, complex financing, restructuring, LBOs, financial engineering, and industrial projects. These are interesting operations, offering difficulties that often lead to innovative solution seeking. It is particularly educational to study them and analyse the legal, financial or accounting issues raised. Thus, contracts, guarantees, financing and international trade litigation, among other basic subjects, can be studied from different angles.
Civil/Commercial Mediation Online Training…
In association with ADR-ODR
DIFC Academy and ADR-ODR International are extremely proud to be bringing an internationally recognised Civil Mediation Course (CMC) UK and Singapore Interational Mediation Institute (SIMI) accredited course to Dubai, UAE - online via zoom. This programme provides you with 40-hours of first-class training as a Civil/Commercial Mediator. Our programme is written and delivered by our team of global experts who have decades of experience in alternative dispute resolution. Successful completion of this programme will allow you to gain the status of ‘ADR ODR International Accredited Civil/Commercial Mediator’.
Webinar: Making and Defending Claims for Time…
In association with 33 Bedford Row
DIFC Academy in association with 33 Bedford Row Chambers proudly presents a webinar that looks at the essential construction law topic of making and defending claims for time and money. The discussion features a panel with significant multi-jurisdictional legal and construction expertise and experience in handling such claims. An overview will also be provided of the present state of the construction sector in the GCC and internationally and a consideration of what future trends that are likely.
Webinar: DIFC Employment Law (Law No. 2 of…
In association with Outer Temple Chambers, Stephenson Harwood
DIFC Academy in collaboration with Stephenson Harwood and Outer Temple Chambers proudly presents a webinar on the updated DIFC Employment Law, Law No. 2 of 2019
Webinar: DIFC Data Protection Law
In association with DIFC Authority- Legal Affairs
In an era of increased globalization and rapid advances in technology, information has never been more readily available and transmittable. Businesses and in particular, banking and financial organizations, are increasingly processing and exchanging individual data electronically and across borders. It is crucial that individuals’ right to privacy is protected by establishing effective data protection laws and enforcing legal safeguards to secure and protect personal data and its processing. The DIFC Academy in collaboration with Legal Affairs at DIFC Authority presents a webinar on DIFC Data Protection Law No. 5 of 2020 that will focus on the rules and regulations regarding the collection, handling and use of personal data in DIFC.
Paris II: Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. Dubai
In association with Universite Paris II
The LL.B. programme focuses on core domestic, comparative and international legal issues and prepares students with all necessary skills required to pursue postgraduate courses, or embark on a career in the public or private sector at national or international levels. The course structure is designed to meet the needs of students who would consider to pursue higher studies or a career in countries whose legal system lie on either civil or common law. It features face-to-face lectures and tutorials, delivered by academics from Paris 2 University and practitioners holding civil, common and international law backgrounds. It also features modules which aim to provide students with a pluridisciplinary perspective.