Course ІТ-Law


IT-Law it is Ukraine American cross disciplinary certificate program of additional education which has a scope on preparing of mixed experts in law and informational technologies. This program is prepared in cooperation with professors of universities, practice specialists and future employers in Ukraine and USA.
Our advantages:

  • unique author’s courses;
  • our instructors – leading American law firms;
  • crossdisciplinarity;
  • all instructors are practice experts;
  • orientation on defined market;
  • additional chances for employment;
  • co-certification with employers;
  • everyone could be a listener (basic law education isn’t necessary).

On this program, you will achieve:

  • knowledge about IT business in Ukraine and models of organization IT companies’ activity;
  • skills of IT contract development for residents and non residents;
  • knowledge about models and methods of software development from one of the best PM’s;
  • skills in tax planning and tax optimization in IT;
  • opportunity to familiarize with IT issues in association agreement between Ukraine and EU;
  • experience of negotiation with counteragents;
  • information about startup and venture investment lifecycle;
  • knowledge about E-gov, smart city and models of providing electronic services;
  • knowledge about e-commerce and business activity in Internet worldwide;
  • skills in field of public information access and rules of information inquiry development;
  • knowledge about intellectual property rights protection in IT;
  • American practices about contract structuring and capital raising in IT, etc.

Content of program:

  • Introduction to information law
  • E-government and smart city
  • Access to public information and freedom of information
  • Taxation in IT sphere
  • IT issues in the Association Agreement of Ukraine and EU
  • Protection of intellectual property rights in IT
  • E-commerce, electronic services and FinTech
  • Introduction to software development
  • Contracts in ІТ
  • Law in GameDev

Special American lawyer`s block

  • Deals` structuring in IT-business
  • Capital raising and venture investments in ІТ

Instructors of program: best experts of Yaroslav the Vise NLU and NURE, Law firm “Law Offices of OMP”, ІТ companies Altexsoft, Team International, Nika Entertainment.

American instructors: Cooley, Godward Kronish LLP, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Dentons, Wilson Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, McCarter & English, The Gunderson Law firm, WilmerHale, Morrison Foerster, Lowenstein Sandler, Paul Hastings.

Partners of program: Institute of Law, Technology and Innovation “ILTI”,  Yaroslav the Vise NLU, NURE, Kharkiv IT-Cluster.

Register before 17/10/2016

Cost of participation: 10 472 UAH, for students – 5 320 UAH.

In complex IT-Security + IT-Law has a special price: 10 472 + 8955 = 19 427 UAH, for students – 5320 + 4995 = 10 315 UAH.