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Directors Law and Compliance Certificate

Detailed Information

Starting Date:TBA
Time:17:30 till 20:00hrs
Duration:2 sessions
Contact hours:5
Trainers:Dr Michael Buhagiar
Dr Andrei Vella
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The company director role is one which is vital to the existence of most corporate entities and carries many duties and responsibilities that are imposed by corporate governance rules and legislation. The legal responsibilities imposed by law on the role are constantly evolving depending on the exigencies of modern business models, and staying up to date with all of these developments while still trying to carry out and keep up with your day-to-day work can be a significant challenge.

This hands-on and wide-ranging course will help you understand everything you need to know about your role and the risks that come with it.  Lectures shall mainly cover the following:

  • ​general duties and responsibilities
  • statutory duties and fiduciary & mandatory responsibilities
  • special provisions regarding listed entities
  • individual and corporate directors​
  • types of directors
  • appointment, eligibility, term and disqualification
  • the board of directors – composition, roles and responsibilities
  • removal and vacation of office
  • role and responsibilities during insolvency
  • liability and indemnification

The course will help you gain an understanding of the role, duties and legal responsibilities of a company director as well as the other critical board roles, activities and duties associated with leading a business. This course will help you with the knowledge and skills essential to be able to handle the role, identify and manage risks and opportunities successfully and avoid personal penalties.

Who should attend?

Newly appointed directors, established directors seeking a refresher and an update on the latest legal matters, anyone aiming to become a director and company secretaries who want an insight on this role.

Employers can get their money back through
Employers applying for the IIS Scheme will be eligible to receive a subsidy of €25.85 per trainee per hour in the case of training costs.
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Lecture Dates

Lecture 1 – Tuesday, 26 October 2021

17:30hrs to 20:00hrs – online – participants will receive an invitation to join the online class.

Lecture 2 – Thursday, 28 October 2021

17:30hrs to 20:00hrs – online – participants will receive an invitation to join the online class.

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