School of Law

SOLM055 Comparative Competition Law (Sem 2)

Module Description

The course is designed to include ‘comparative’ elements, covering, among other things, developed competition law systems (EU competition law and US antitrust law), BRICS, Japan and other developing jurisdictions.

In the light of the globalisation of markets, this module will focus on the different elements of various competition law systems. Starting with an introduction to competition law and economics, we will then proceed with discussing different regimes in a comparative perspective.

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law
  • LLM in Competition Law
  • LLM in International Business Law
  • LLM in International Economic Law

Mode of Assessment

 5,000-7,500 word essay

Credits

30 Credits