Date: 6 – 7 November, 2017

Venue: Ayo Ajomo Auditorium, NIALS, University of Lagos Campus, Akoka, Lagos State

Course Objective

The Corporate Counsels Training Course is one of the Institute’s Training Courses introduced in response to the need for continuing legal education for corporate legal practitioners. Corporate Counsels of leading organizations encounter challenges daily, they negotiate the treacherous currents between providing high quality service to corporate leaders and maintaining the independence of their perspective and advice. Corporate Legal departments are also the fastest growing segment of the legal profession, requiring general counsel to build the sophisticated leadership skills necessary to manage such growth. Our leadership in the Corporate Counsel program offers in house leaders insights into the challenges they face and frameworks, concepts and tools they need to succeed in their increasingly complicated roles.

Selected Themes to be covered during the Training
The Implication of Codes of Corporate Governance in the Banking/Corporate Sector; Analysing International Standards and Guidelines on Corporate Governance; Institutional and Regulatory Frameworks for Corporate Governance in Nigeria; Examining Corporate Governance/Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure in Nigeria; Transaction Litigation Risks and Alternative Dispute Resolution Strategies;
Corporate Governance and Information Technology Systems; Building Sustainable Business Models – Corporate Strategies and Risk Management Options; The Implications of Gender Diversity in Governance and Corporate Social Performance in Nigeria; Strategies for improving competitiveness and access to capital markets in Nigeria.

Target Participants
Corporate Counsel Officers, Chief Legal Officers, Compliance officers and General Counsel. The programme will also welcome participants who intend to build a career as a corporate counsel.

Fees, Payment and Contact Details
Course Fee: N120, 000 (One hundred Twenty thousand naira only) covering course materials, tea and lunch.
Venue: Ayo Ajomo Auditorium, NIALS, University of Lagos Campus, Akoka, Lagos State.

For further enquiries, please contact:
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