Law for Managers

This course is designed to help the learner in understanding the basic structure of the legal system and various laws pertinent to a manager's work profile.

Law for Managers

Course Description

On completing this LawSkills course, you will be better placed to identify potential legal problems and have an awareness of the actions needed to minimize both personal and organization legal risk. You will benefit by being able to identify the legal duties that apply to you as a manager and the legal liabilities your actions could invoke.

Course Outcomes:
  • Understand the basic structure of the legal system
  • Explain various kinds of laws pertinent to your work profile
  • Understand the concept of Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association and how to work within their framework
  • Understand the remedies available in the event of a contractual dispute
  • Understand how to forge employer-employee relationships within the ambit of law
  • Comprehend the basic structure of business organization
  • Discuss how to protect rights in three regards – employer, employee and organization
  • Follow various compliances, regulations and procedural formalities with regard to IPR, Employment Laws, Contract Laws, Tax laws
Course Details:

Target Audience

  • Managers, in any professional field

  • HR professionals

  • Law enforcement personnel - customs officials, police officials, etc.

  • Patent agents

  • Intellectual Property Offices in Government Sector

  • Engineers

  • Scientists

  • Software Professionals

  • Company Executives

  • Economists

  • Journalists

  • Government Officials

  • Lawyers

  • Students

Access Timeframe

6 Months


There are no prerequisites for this course.
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certificate of Achievement

Format of Certification


Professional Association/Affiliation

LawSkills & Manupatra

Method of Obtaining Certification

Learners must attempt the exam at the end of the course and secure at least 50% marks to obtain the course certificate. Upon meeting these requirements, the certificate will be printable on demand.

Course Outline

  • Basics of the Indian legal system
  • Law and ethics
  • Basic principles of legal liability
  • Litigation and its process
  • ADR and its types
  • Meaning and essentials of contract
  • Types of contract
  • Breach of contract
  • Business organization and its forms
  • AOA and MOA
  • IPR and its types
  • Process of obtaining an IPR
  • Guidelines to employers
  • Taxation and its types
  • Different kinds of taxes relating to a company
  • TDS and GST
  • Employment and labour laws
  • Employments agreement and how to draft them
  • Points of information for managers
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Laws related to negotiable instruments, information technology and consumer protection
  • Sample of employment agreement
  • Sample of non-disclosure and confidentiality agreement


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