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Legal Secretaries play a pivotal role in the efficient and smooth running of any office. This course will give a basic understanding of a wide range of legal issues that may be encountered in the working environment, giving delegates more confidence in the information they give.
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Course objectives: • Understand the distinction between civil and criminal law • The sources of law • Methods of dispute resolution • Types of civil obligation • Criminal law • Employment law • Property law Overview: • Case law, legislation and European law • Courts, tribunals and arbitration • Essentials of a contract, terms, remedies, tort, negligence, nuisance, trespass definitions • Requirements of a crime, types of offences and sanctions • The contract of employment, legislation, termination of employment • Wills and inheritance • Freehold and leasehold land
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Who is this course for? Those who work in solicitor offices, barrister chambers, law courts and legal departments of larger firms, estate agents, insurance companies, bank and building societies.
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