ENGLISH FOR LAWYERS V:
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English for Lawyers V
Study: Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
Code: 94368
ECTS: 4.0
Course coordinators: dr. sc. Marijana Javornik-Čubrić , v. pred.
Exam dates:
  • 29. 08. 2022.
  • 12. 09. 2022.
Exam registration: Studomat
Basic data
English for Lawyers V Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
4.0 94368
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
dr. sc. Marijana Javornik-Čubrić , v. pred.

Mondays 14:30-15:30

Gundulićeva 10, room 6
Literature
RECOMMENDED: Riley, AlisonSours, Patricia; Common Law, Legal English and Grammar: A Contextual Approach; Hart Publishing (2014)
RECOMMENDED: Krois-Lindner, Amy; International Legal English: A course for classroom or self-study use; Cambridge Universty Press (2006)
RECOMMENDED: Riley, Alison; English for Law; Prentice Hall (1995)
Description
English for Law V is an elective advanced course.
Judicial decisions of English courts and judgements of the European Court of Human Rights are analyzed.
Topics from civil, criminal and international law are discussed.
The knowledge of English law of contract and related terminology is applied in the analysis of Carlyll v. Carbolic Smoke Ball Co.
English criminal law and terminology is outlined in the analysis of ECHR judgment Tyrer v UK.
International law and terminology is outlined in the analysis of The Rainbow Warrior.
Various judgments of the ECHR are analyzed.
The focus is on legal terminology, written and oral communication skills and understanding the structure and style of legal texts. Different reading strategies are acquired.
Exam dates
29. 08. 2022.
12. 09. 2022.