INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT LAW CLINIC
2018/2019, Semester 1
Modular Credits: LL4356V ( 5 ) / LL5356V ( 5 ) / LL6356V ( 5 )
This clinic offers an opportunity for students to apply theory to practice in the field of international investment law. Students will work in small groups (“Project Teams”) under the supervision of Professor(s) and invited experts (“Expert Mentors”) on specific, real-world legal questions of international investment law coming from “real clients” (“Beneficiaries”), such as governments, international organizations, or NGOs. The Project Teams will submit written legal memos and present their projects in the presence of the Beneficiary and other invited guests. The clinic is part of “TradeLab,” a global network of international economic law clinics at leading universities around the world.
NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent. Spaces are limited and will be allocated based on CV, acquired knowledge of international investment law, and the nature of the projects. Students should have taken an international investment law (LL4032V/LL5032V/LL6032V; LL4032/LL5032/LL6032) course before applying. A CV together with a motivation statement should be submitted to Dr Ayelet Berman via e-mail (email@example.com).
LL4356V / LL5356V / LL6356V International Investment Law Clinic
Workload Components : A-B-C-D-E
A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of lab hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week