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Jack Teo LLB, PGDipTHE
BUSINESS LAW for Managers
Essential Legal Knowledge for all Operations, Service, Business & Project Managers
(also highly relevant to Consultants, Researchers, Directors, Entrepreneurs).
This program provide participants with a basic understanding of important commercial law and how it can be applied in today’s business environment : the rights and liabilities of a business; your rights and duties as a manager; how the law protects your company’s interest, your company’s inventions, manage your competitors and support business growth.
Mr Jack Teo , LLB, PGDipTHE, started his career path at a leading law firm which brought him to the regional head office of a multi-national German bank as
in-house counsel before winding its way to academia in NTU with a detour at the Competition Commission of Singapore along the way.
In NTU, Assoc Prof Teo taught Business Law to MBA and undergraduate students. Prof Teo is well versed in banking, business, company and international business law. He is well published in these areas, having contributed to the Singapore Academy of Law Journal, the Journal of International Banking Law and the Asia Business Law Review. The Singapore Academy of Law has invited him to sit on their panel of experts on their Annual Review of Singapore Cases. Prof Teo has also authored a number of books : The Singapore Corporate Director's Manual, The Practice and Law of Banking in Singapore (2nd Ed) and Indonesia Business Law.
Prof Teo is a winner of several teaching awards, he is popular amongst his students for making legal subjects very interesting.
How Law affects you as a Manager
Business Torts :
Negligence (Product & Service Liability)
Passing-Off & Defamation
Law of Agency, Types of
Let’s Get Personal : Sole Proprietor & Limited Partnerships
We don’t Take Things Personally Here : Limited Liability Partnership and Companies
The things you must know about Trade Marks, Patents, Registered Designs & Copyrights
Practical ways to protect your Inventions and Ideas
The situation with the Internet Today
Case Study : Winning the Battle but Losing The War
Preparing an effective and mutually acceptable Business Contract:
Offer, Acceptance, Considerations
Intention to Create Legal Relations
Service & Project Contracts
Project Liabilities, Damages,
Accidents & Deadlines
From Contact to Contract :
Pitfalls in Negotiations
Capacity & Illegality
Misrepresentation & Duress
Importance of Reading the Fine Print :
Express Terms in Standard Contracts
Standard Terms (Conditions,
Innominate Terms, Warranties)
Implied Terms (e.g Sale of Goods Act)
How Business can compete Fairly & Legally
Competition Law & your Business
Scope of Competition Act :
Scope of Competition Act
Abuse of Dominance
Getting your Finances & Tax in good order.
Definition of Tax Avoidance & Tax Evasion
Doing Business overseas
Choice of Law in Contract
Overseas Expansion : Think Global Act Focal
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Operations, Service, Business & Project Managers. Consultants, Researchers, Directors, Entrepreneurs.