Diploma in Contract Drafting

    • REGISTRATIONS:
      Open
      COURSE STARTS:
      Self-paced
      Fees:
      $199.00
      LENGTH:
      Self-paced
      Law Firm:
      Scriboard Advocates and Legal Consultants
      LANGUAGE:
      English

Introduction

Leading Law firm Scriboard launches a carefully crafter Diploma on Contract Drafting in association with Scriboard Advocates and Legal Consultants. Contract Drafting is a very important and essential skill for any lawyer or law student. This course will teach students know the basics of contract drafting, how they are formed and how important contracts are in day to day functions for any business. The course is designed in a very systematic manner by renowned corporate lawyer and author Mr Rodney D Ryder and his associates.

Contracts are very vital for any long term business relationship. An excellent written contract always fills an organization with tremendous confidence in dealing with business relationships. All corporate professionals, business managers, lawyers, law students, entrepreneurs need to understand the nuances of a legal contract and should also know how to write a good contract. We strongly believe that those who complete this course will be in a position to understand how to write robust and good quality contracts.

After the completion of the course, each student will get a signed certificate from renowned lawyer – Mr Rodney D Ryder, who is the founding partner of Scriboard Advocates and Legal Consultants, along with a third free book on “Drafting Corporate and Commercial Agreements: Legal Drafting Guidelines, Forms and Precedents, published by Universal Law Publishing” shall be given to the top 5 students of the course.

Important Information

  • Law Firm certifying the course: Scriboard Advocates and Legal Consultants [Mr Rodney D Ryder shall be signing the certificate on behalf of the law firm]
  • Duration: Self Paced
  • Access to the course content: For Life [even after the course ends]
  • Books: Each student shall receive a book written by Mr Ashwin Madhavan and Mr Rodney D Ryder on – “Legal Writing and Contract Drafting” [free of cost], published by Bloomsbury Publishing – www.bloomsbury.com [A world renowned publisher, headquartered at London, the United Kingdom] AND a book titled “Practical Guide to Drafting Commercial Contracts”, written by Mr. Bhumesh Verma[Founding Partner of Corp Comm Legal], published by Oakbridge Publishing

Notable Features:

  • Taught by practicing lawyers who have an experience of more than 35 years in the profession, who form the core team of Scriboard Advocates and Legal Consultants.
  • All lectures that are part of this programme are taught by practicing professionals.
  • Life time access to all the registered students
  • All lectures are recorded and stored in Enhelion’s database for future use
  • Complete presentations with voice over features
  • Interactive sessions with the Scriboard/Enhelion Team at various intervals.
  • Examinations to be conducted online and assignments to be submitted online
  • Each student who successfully completes the course, which includes attempting an 2 MCQ tests and one long project assignment of 15 pages, will receive a signed certificate from Mr. Rodney D Ryder, under the Scriboard Logo and Enhelion Logo.
  • The top five students will also receive a recommendation letter from Mr Rodney D Ryder and a third book free on book titled “Practical Guide to Drafting Commercial Contracts”, written by Mr. Bhumesh Verma [Founding Partner of Corp Comm Legal], published by Oakbridge Publishing], respectively

Course curriculum

    • Module 1: Structure and Style of Legal Writing
    • Module 2: Negotiations [Pre-Contract Negotiations. Skills and Techniques]
    • Module 3: Understanding Contract Purpose and Form
    • Module 4: Drafting a Contract – Essential Principles
    • Module 5: Preliminary Agreement Forms
    • Module 6: Drafting Clauses [Specimen Clauses in a Contract]
    • Module 7: Effective Contract Management [Pre-Contract Stage. Implementation. Post Completion Review]
  • Module 8: Flaws in Contracts [Examining Common Errors in Drafting]
  • Module 9: Government Contracts [Guidelines issued by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), Government of India]
  • Module 10: Contract Templates [Technology Contracts. Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures; Real Estate; Employment; Confidentiality; Franchise Business Model; Trademark; Patent; Copyright Publishing; Agency; Hire Purchase; Turnkey/EPC; and Project Finance.]

Your Faculty

Mr. Rodney D Ryder

Course Faculty

SCRIBOARD ADVOCATES AND LEGAL CONSULTANTS

Scriboard is a full service commercial law firm with cutting edge specialisation in Information Technology and Intellectual Property and related services. The firm is legal counsel to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India and to the National Internet Exchange of India [NIXI], which manages the .in [Indian Country Code Top Level Domain Extensions]. The firm is also India Counsel to a leading social networking website, major oil and technology companies and advises the Central Bureau of Investigation [CBI] on Internet Security and Cyber Crime.