31 July - 4 August 2017
IT Law Summer School
The leading event to gain a comprehensive grounding in all the critical aspects of IT law.
This all-inclusive residential event is led by the top legal experts and designed to equip you with the practical knowledge and ability needed to succeed in the IT sector.
The fundamental event to expand your cyber law knowledge
Whether you have recently started your training contract or are seeking to move into the field of Information Technology, the IT Law Summer School is the perfect choice.
Hear from some of the most respected legal minds from across industry and private practice and spend the evening exploring the beautiful and historic city of Cambridge with your new colleagues.
Now in its 20th year, the IT Summer School remains the fundamental event to give you the knowledge and tools to make your career in IT Law a success.
Build knowledge in key areas of IT law theory and application
Cross-border liability and the internet
- Worldwide availability and worldwide liability
- Country of origin, country of receipt, or targeting?
- Territoriality, applicable law, jurisdiction
- Should we worry about foreign criminal laws?
Localisation to English law: what it is, why it is important & common pitfalls
Localisation versus mandatory law review
Localising from the US
Localising from the civil law
Key localisation clauses:
A mock debate: negotiating contracts
This is an interactive workshop building on the afternoon’s sessions. It will give participants an opportunity to practise negotiating key clauses in IT agreements, including:
- Termination rights
During the day, delegates will have the chance to learn in a variety of formats including in-depth presentations, interactive group discussions, attention-grabbing case studies and practical workshops – ensuring that the topics are fully understood and covered from multiple angles.
This is by far the best course I have attended. Thoroughly enjoyable and the perfect combination between practical tips, intellectual stimulation and fun!
Barlow Lyde & Gilbert
Beautiful surroundings and wonderful evening activities. The lecturers were outstanding and the relaxed environment created an excellent opportunity to meet new lawyers and clients.
C E Fish
DLA Piper UK
Beautiful location, great opportunity to meet people in the same industry. Organised social activities were excellent. Fantastic course.
Great experience, more information about UK Law and practice, also we had chance to see the differences between UK practise and our practise (Kosovo).