#Thought of the Day – Michael Swan

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“Theory is when you know everything and nothing works; practice is when everything works and you don’t know why!”book-1261800__340

Michael Swan.

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#legalenglish Summer School- 2017

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Toles Advanced Syllabus – 2017

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common law weekRequirements

The TOLES Advanced Exam requires little or no knowledge of British or American law but learners who do well at this level usually have a strong awareness of commercial realities when dealing with the UK and the USA. Commercial awareness is an essential skill when it comes to scoring well in the TOLES Advanced Exam and some background reading and knowledge of current events in the international legal market is vital. Extra material on best practice in the profession in key areas is highly recommended. The exam requires knowledge of essential, international legal terminology, a mastery of complex grammar and complete sensitivity to use of register in the following general areas:

  • basic legal negotiations
  • pre-contractual documents
  • commercial contracts
  • banking
  • companies
  • other forms of business
  • bankruptcy and insolvency
  • employment law and contracts
  • the litigation process
  • essential contract law
  • the law of tort
  • intellectual property
  • real estate
  • oral contracts
  • an introduction to the common law
  • letter writing skills

For further details complete the contact form below

Did you know that contracts have 7 Stages ?

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It is said that contracts go through a 7-stage process. These are:-

1. Specification

2. Make – Buy

3. Source – Award

4. Implementation

5. Operate

6. End options

7. Lessons

Do you know what these mean ?  Put your comments below.

 

 

Legal English Certificate – TOLES

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Advokat,_Engelsk_advokatdräkt,_Nordisk_familjebokGet your Legal English certified with an internationally recognized certificate – TOLES.

More details available (Click here)

For further details fill in the contact form below or send an email to interlawconferences@gmail.com.

 

Who recognizes Toles (Test of Legal English Skills) ?

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Toles developed materials and exams as a direct solution for law firms complaining that law graduates holding a wide variety of English language certificates lacked the level of English required to carry out essential legal tasks.

The Toles training materials and exams are very well-known among law firms and very highly valued by them. The material is guided by what law firm require and expect, not through academic circles.

Law firms and organisations that have already entered candidates for the TOLES exams include:

The Law Society of England and Wales
Linklaters Oppenhoff and Radler
Allen&Overy LLP
Baker and McKenzie
PricewaterhouseCoopers
KPMG
Sony Ericsson
Daimler Chrysler
European Court of Justice
European Central Bank
Deutsche Bundesbank
Qatar Steel Company
Qatar Petrochemical Corporation
DuPont
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Siemens

The high calibre of organizations ensures that TOLES will always be a very valuable asset for you to add to your CV or LinkedIn profile.

Now it is possible to study and sit the TOLES exam in Bologna. Visit our website Toles Registered and Authorized Trainer and Examination Centre or by filling in the contact form below.

Toles Advanced Syllabus 2017

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common law week

Requirements

The TOLES Advanced Exam requires little or no knowledge of British or American law but learners who do well at this level usually have a strong awareness of commercial realities when dealing with the UK and the USA. Commercial awareness is an essential skill when it comes to scoring well in the TOLES Advanced Exam and some background reading and knowledge of current events in the international legal market is vital. Extra material on best practice in the profession in key areas is highly recommended. The exam requires knowledge of essential, international legal terminology, a mastery of complex grammar and complete sensitivity to use of register in the following general areas:

  • basic legal negotiations
  • pre-contractual documents
  • commercial contracts
  • banking
  • companies
  • other forms of business
  • bankruptcy and insolvency
  • employment law and contracts
  • the litigation process
  • essential contract law
  • the law of tort
  • intellectual property
  • real estate
  • oral contracts
  • an introduction to the common law
  • letter writing skills

For further details complete the contact form below