In today's fast-paced business environment, possessing the skills to navigate contracts effectively is vital for career success.
With this vision LegalEdge Law School by Toprankers in collaboration with J Sagar Associates has designed a comprehensive 6-week cohort to equip candidates with the expertise required to thrive in this critical field starting from 20 May 2023.
The entire cohort will be delivered by 7 JSA Partners, who over the period of 6-weeks will help candidates master the art of drafting precise and impactful contracts, ensuring clarity, reducing legal risks, and bolstering business relationships.
In addition to this, they will help candidates discover the secrets of persuasive negotiation techniques that will empower them to secure advantageous terms, protect their interests, and achieve win-win outcomes.
Led by industry experts, the immersive curriculum focuses on 100% skill-based learning, enabling candidates to apply learnings in real-world scenarios, stand out from the competition and position themself as a highly sought-after professional who can safeguard legal and financial interests while driving business growth.
WHO SHOULD JOIN THIS COHORT?
Law Students looking to excel during their internship and build a successful career in the corporate field.
Practicing Advocates who are aiming to advance their skillset around drafting and looking for more exploration in the legal field.
Chartered Accountants and Company Secretaries targeting to master in contracts and other legal documents.
In-house Counsels aiming to master the skills of contract drafting and negotiating with clients.
Academicians seeking to gain additional knowledge about the practical understanding of the subject.
Anybody interested in learning contract drafting and negotiation to stand out in the job market.
WHAT WILL YOU GET OUT OF THIS COHORT?
Internship Opportunity with JSA
The top-performing 5-7 students from the cohort will get a chance to intern with JSA in the coming semester.
Expert Led Live and Interactive Classes
The session will be delivered through live and interactive classes led by Partners from JSA. Candidates will have the opportunity to directly interact with the them, ask questions and clear doubts, making the learning process more engaging and effective.
Weekend-only Sessions and Convenient Timings
To fit busy schedules, the cohort is strategically divided into six weeks of comprehensive learning, with classes of about 3 hours per day scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.
Immersive Learning Experience
The course is designed to provide a skill-based learning experience through case studies and live examples. Candidates will learn the art of drafting and negotiation in a practical manner, enabling them to hone their skills more effectively.
Practical Weekly Assignments
Candidates will be evaluated through weekly practical assignments and get the chance to showcase practical skills to the experts.
Doubt Clearing and Feedback Sessions
Candidates can get their doubts cleared and receive personalized feedback on their assignments during the live sessions to understand areas where they need improvement and strengthening of skillset.
Templates and Study Material
Candidates will have access to carefully curated study material and templates to help them better understand the concepts and apply them in real-world scenarios.
The session recordings are accessible for up to 6 months after the course, so candidates can go through the learning at their convenience and don't miss out on any essential skill.
To testament the newfound skills, upon successful completion of the course and assignments within the stipulated time, candidates will receive a certificate of completion and to appreciate the excellent performance of the participants, they will be awarded with a certificate of merit.
KNOW YOUR EXPERTS
Arrchana A Panchall- Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Aditya Rathi- Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Sarvesh Kumar Saluja- Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Prakriti Jaiswal- Partner, J. Sagar Associates
COVER THE SPECIFIC CONTRACTS WITH
Udhav Gulati- Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Utsav Johri - Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Yajas Setlur- Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Module I: General Introduction
1. Explaining common concepts;
2. Formation of an Agreement, explaining concepts such as:
1.1.Offer, Acceptance and Promise
1.2.Communication, Acceptance and Revocation of Proposals
1.3.Agreement and Contract
3. Concept of consideration;
4. Capacity to contract;
5. Essentials of a contract, such as:
1.4.Competency to a Contract;
1.5.Concept of free consent;
1.7. Lawful Object; and
6. Voidable Contracts and Void Agreements
7. Contingent Contracts
8. Performance and discharge of a contract and its various modes.
Module II: Introduction to Contract Drafting
1. General Introduction to contract drafting:
2. Understanding the drafting process; and
3. Glossary of important terms used in a contract, such as:
1.1.Battle of the Forms,
1.8.Letter of Intent,
1.14.Performance Guarantees etc.,
4.Fundamental Rules of Drafting Contract, such as:
5. Elements of a contract
6. Structuring a contract,
7. Role of language,
8. Drafting techniques
Module III: Drafting of Contractual Instrument
1. Drafting of pre-contractual instruments, such as:
1.3.Letter of intent; and
2. Introductory clauses, such as:
2.3.Recitals Clause; and
2.4.Definitions and Interpretation Clause.
3. Drafting of various operatory clauses in a contract, such as:
3.3.Representations and warranties
3.7.Risk Allocation Clauses
3.8.Invoicing process/Disputed Invoices
4. Setoff/ Adjustments.
5. Endgame clauses, such as:
5.6.Dispute Resolution, Governing law and Jurisdiction
6. Boilerplate clauses, such as:
6.2.Choice of law,
6.3.Choice of forum
6.4.Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure
Module IV: Concluding a Contract and Post Contractual Obligations
Closing a contract;
Process of execution;
Breach of Contract.
Module V: Negotiating a Contract
What is Negotiation;
Planning and preparing for Negotiations;
Elements affecting negotiations;
Negotiation techniques; and
Process of negotiations.
Module VI: Drafting of various important contracts/agreements
1. Rent and Lease Agreements
2. Leave and License agreement
3. Financing Agreements
3.1.Term Loan Agreements
3.3.Power of Attorney
4. Shareholder Agreement
5. Partnership Deed
6. LLP Agreements
7. Software Development Agreement
8. Cloud Computing Services Agreement
9. Purchase and Supply Agreement
10. Contract Manufacturing Agreement
11. Franchisee and Licensing Agreement
12. Employment Agreement/ Service Agreements/Consultancy
Don't miss out on this opportunity to supercharge your career! Enrol today in the certificate cohort on contract drafting and negotiation and embark on a transformative journey towards professional excellence.
Batch starts from: 20 May 2023
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