IT Law Programme, School of Law, University of Tartu

TN-EE/03

DESCRIPTION OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

The IT Law programme (University of Tartu School of Law) is driven by the high demand for IT Law specialists in the private and public sector, as well as the ambitions of Estonia as an IT country and a forerunner in innovative digital initiatives in Europe and beyond (e-Estonia.com).
It coordinates MA and PhD studies in IT Law and conducts research on secure e-services, data protection and international cyber security, as well as artificial intelligence.

The University of Tartu (est. 1632) is the largest higher education and research center in Estonia. It ranks among the top 2 percent of the world's best universities (Times Higher Education World University Ranking). UT operates the most influential School of Law in the country. According to the QS World University Rankings law studies in University of Tartu were are 251-300 for the second consecutive year.

WEBSITE

ut.ee/itlaw

TYPE OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

Academic/educational institution

TRAINEESHIP TASKS

Conducting research in the various fields of IT Law - IP related to IT, e-commerce, data protection, AI, cybersecurity, etc.

ORGANISING ELSA GROUP

ELSA Estonia

PLACE OF THE TRAINEESHIP

Tartu, Estonia

TRAINEESHIP FORMAT

Negotiable

EARLIEST START DATE

23/08/2021

LATEST END DATE

31/01/2022

DURATION

2 month/s

REMUNERATION

EUR 150.00 per month
Other: Office space, possibility to participate in the courses of the IT Law Master's Programme

REQUIRED STUDY LEVEL

Graduate Bachelor

LEGAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Civil Law and Procedure - Advanced
Commercial Law - General
Commercial Law - General
Industrial & Intellectual Property Law - Advanced
Information Technology Law - Advanced

LANGUAGE SKILLS REQUIRED

English - Fluent



NUMBER OF TRAINEES

2

NUMBERS OF HOURS PER WEEK

40

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

It is stated above that the traineeship location is negotiable, that means we are willing to conduct it on-site or remotely, depending on restrictions due to COVID-19.
When applying for the traineeship at the IT Law Programme, please pay particular attention to the quality of your letter of motivation. It should be at least 5000 characters (with spaces) long and specify: 1) why you are interested in learning more and contributing to the development of the field of Information Technology Law; 2) which particular skills you bring along for your work in the IT Law Programme in Estonia.
Please note that we are flexible with the starting time of the traineeship, as long as the 2 month duration ends by 31st January 2022.

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