Law for Business Executives

Date:
Mar 28 - 30, 2018
Application Deadline:
Mar 19, 2018
Venue:
LUMS, Lahore

In today’s world, doing business exposes senior management to a number of personal and organizational risks and liabilities, for instance penalties, fines or adverse publicity. These risks can be managed and minimized by understanding the underlying legal frameworks that regulate business enterprises.

This 3-day program is designed to give business executives a comprehensive introduction to the essential laws and regulations for running successful businesses. The program gives business executives the knowledge and skills to mitigate legal risks, ensure compliance with laws and regulations, negotiate and manage contracts, understand and benefit from corporate social responsibility, and resolve business-related disputes.

 

 

 

 The 3-day intensive program will enable participants to:

  • Develop skills to protect themselves and their organizations from risks and liabilities that may arise during the course of business.
  • Utilize the law to protect and promote business interests.
  • Understand the risks associated with starting up new ventures.
  • Negotiate, draft, and manage commercial contracts.
  • Understand dispute resolution mechanisms such as negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation.
  • Embrace and benefit from corporate social responsibility initiatives.
 

 

This program is designed for:

  • High-level business executives who manage successful enterprises
  • Members of the board of directors
  • Entrepreneurs engaged in new or established ventures
  • Executives who liaise with legal counsel
  • In-house legal counsel
 

 

 

Program Directors
MARTIN LAU
Professor, Law 
PhD, University of London
 
MUHAMMAD ZUBAIR ABBASI
Assistant Professor, Law 
LL.M Corporate Governance, Manchester University
DPhil, Oxford University
 
Program Fee PKR 80,000
Residential Fee PKR 36,000

* Program fee includes tuition cost, reading material, tea and lunch served during the program. 
* Residential fee & accommodation clause below is not applicable for program offering in Karachi.

ACCOMMODATION
If you wish to avail accommodation at LUMS, there will be additional fee. It includes accommodation, breakfasts and dinners for the duration of the program. However, any extra charges such as telephones, extra meals etc should be paid on departure. You may check-in on the evening preceding the start date of the program and check out the morning after the program ends. You are, however, requested to inform us of the time of your arrival and departure.

We offer single bed accommodation at the Rausing Executive Centre. Each bedroom with attached bathroom is equipped with mini-fridge, writing desk and direct dial STD/ISD telephone and cable TV. All bedrooms at REC are internet-ready. Please note we do not provide accommodation for drivers accompanying participants.

ADMISSION PROCESS
Applications will be screened with regard to their suitability for each program. Kindly ensure that your complete online application form reaches the office by the deadline. Incomplete application forms will not be entertained.

*Seat in the program will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.

PAYMENT
Payment is due upon receipt of the acceptance letter along with the invoice. Please ensure that the payment reaches the office BEFORE the start of the program. Space in the program may only be ensured after we receive the fee. 

Our preferred mode of payment is by cheque/banker’s draft payable to Lahore University of Management Sciences. However, the program fee can also be paid via bank transfer.

Please send the cheque to:
Marketing Manager
Rausing Executive Development Centre
Lahore University of Management Sciences
Opposite Sector "U", DHA, Lahore - 54792
Tel: +92-42-35608119-8243

* LUMS is a non-profit organization under the Income Tax Ordinance 2001. Accordingly, the income of LUMS is not tax deductible/collectable.

DISCOUNT POLICY
If more than two executives from the same organization participate (up to a group size of 5 participants) in a program, each additional participant after the first two gets a 20% discount on the program fee.

SUBSTITUTES/TRANSFERS AND REFUNDS
If you are unable to attend a registered course, we will accept a substitute until 2 working days before the program. Substitute candidates will be subject to the same selection process as the original one. If you wish to cancel your name from a program, please notify in writing or on call at least 5 working days before the program. In case of late cancellation, course fee will be refunded after deducting an application processing fee of PKR 20,000.


It is possible to transfer deposited fee to any open enrollment program within 3 years. Transfers should be notified at least 5 working days before the program. In case the participant or sponsoring organization fails to utilize the funds within 3 years, the deposited fee will be forfeited.

Note: REDC may cancel or postpone a program due to insufficient enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. In this case, university will refund registration fee but will not be responsible for any other related charges/expenses including cancellation/change charges by airline and travel agencies.

In case of postponement, the fee may be transferred to the rescheduled offering of that program or any other program as an alternate to refund. The University reserves the right to make changes in its program policies and fees at any time.