Student may enroll in up to four credits during the session. All courses will be taught in English.
Orientation will take place on Sunday, June 16 at 6 pm.
Although this program does not fulfill any specific Tulane Law School requirement or certificate program, you will receive a
certificate of successful completion for all 4 credits after final grades are registered.
The European Financial System in Outline, Professor Olivier Ramond, Paris/Dauphine University (one credit)
This course presents a bird’s eye view of the European financial system, the way financial markets, regulators, whether private or public, and
EU institutions interact one with another and how the whole financial system is supervised and organized regarding regional and international standardization pressure.
A specific focus will be given on the key issues related to the integration and development of the European financial markets while highlighting their global relevance.
The European Union: An Institutional Overview, Professor (Emeritus) Joel Monéger, Paris/Dauphine University (one credit)
The European Union is
often described as "the largest trading bloc in the world and its
political clout is increasingly catching up with its economic might". It
is also the most advanced model of transnational integration the study of which
illuminates new forms of both international and constitutional/administrative
law. The course will focus on issues of constitutional and institutional design
of the European Union; some aspects of the establishment of the common market;
the human rights design and its politics; and the interplay with other regional
and international organizations such as the European Convention of Human Rights
and the United Nations.
Brexit: The Legal and Economic Challenges of Leaving the EU, Professor Arnaud Raynouard, Paris/Dauphine University (one credit)
The course covers the
fascinating array of legal, economic and negotiating dilemmas caused by the
British decision to leave the EU, including the financial position of London,
the rights to “passport”, to travel and trade, the rights of EU citizens in the
UK, climate change, human rights, the fate of Scotland, and much more.
France: Her Unique laws and Legal Culture, Professor Vernon Palmer, Tulane Law School (one credit)
This course explores the
entire French legal system, both its private law and public law, and attempts
to give the student a broad historical and contemporary view of the French
legal tradition, the famous French codes, the judicial system, doctrinal authors,
the style of French judgments, legal education and an introduction to the legal
Classes will be held from Monday through Friday.
There will be four classes per day, scheduled from 9 am - 9:55 am; 10 am - 10:55 am; 11 am - 11:55 am; and 12 pm - 12:55 pm. Exams will take place on Friday, July 5 during class sessions.
Please note that this schedule is tentative and subject to change based on scheduling conflicts or low enrollment in a particular course.