CCTR 542 Legal Translation: Securities Law (1.5 credits)

Offered by: Translation (School of Continuing Studies)

Overview

Translation : Translation of texts in the field of securities law. Introduction to the regulations governing the distribution of financial products and services in Canada. Practical translation exercises will include prospectus offerings, documents produced by different securities commissions across Canada, judgments in securities cases, corporate securities compliance documents, and shareholders agreements.

Terms: Winter 2019, Summer 2019

Instructors: Robert Breuer (Winter) Pierre St-Laurent (Summer)

  • Prerequisites: CCTR 530

  • This is a bidirectional translation course (English to French and French to English). The languages of instruction are English and French.

  • Early opening registration date for CS courses only

  • **Due to the intensive nature of this course, the standard add/drop and withdrawal deadlines do not apply. Add/drop is the second lecture day and withdrawal is the third lecture day.