Postgraduate courses in Commercial Law

Postgraduate study in Commercial Law is carried out at both the Auckland Law School and the Business School, with specific courses are offered at each faculty.

Courses offered at the Auckland Law School

Semester One 2018

Intensive

Course code Course title Dates
LAWCOMM 731 Special Topic: Global Commercial Contract Law 7 - 13 March
LAWCOMM 702 International Arbitration 14 - 20 March
LAWCOMM 736 Special Topic: Comparative Company Law 23 - 29 March
LAWCOMM 775A International Taxation 19 - 21 April
LAWCOMM 778 Selected Topic: Selected Topics in Tort Law 12 -14 & 19 - 21 June
LAWCOMM 786 Tax Administration and Disputes 28 - 30 June
LAWCOMM 746 Special Topic: Data Privacy and the Law 28 - 30 June

Semester Two 2018

Intensive

Course code Course title Dates
LAWCOMM 738 Special Topic: Twenty-first Century Trade Agenda 19 - 21 & 23 - 24 July
LAWCOMM 755 Corporate Finance 8 - 14 August
LAWCOMM 780 Corporation and Investor Tax 16 - 18 August
LAWCOMM 788 Special Topic: Australian Tax 27 - 29 September
LAWCOMM 720 Law of Insurance Contracts 24 - 30 October
LAWCOMM 775B International Taxation 1 - 3 November

Part/Full Semester

Course code Course title Dates
LAWCOMM 713 Intellectual Property Tuesday 5 - 8pm
LAWCOMM 706 Competition Law Wednesday 5 - 8pm
LAWCOMM 735 Special Topic: Artificial Intelligence - Law and Policy Thursday 5 - 8pm

MTaxS

Course code Course title Dates
LAWCOMM 786 Tax Administration and Disputes 28 - 30 June
LAWCOMM 780 Corporation and Investor Tax 16 - 18 August
LAWCOMM 788 Special Topic: Australian Tax 27 - 29 September

Courses offered at the Business School

Course code Course title Points
COMLAW 703 Legal Research, Writing and Contemporary Issues 30
COMLAW 788 Dissertation in Commercial Law (for Bachelor of Commerce(Hons)) 30
COMLAW 791 Dissertation in Commercial Law (for Master of Commerce (MCom) in ComLaw) 60
COMLAW 793 Dissertation in Commercial Law (for Master of Commerce (MCom) in ComLaw) 90
COMLAW 796 Thesis in Commercial Law (for Master of Commerce (MCom) in ComLaw) 120