Legal obligations of company directors, the company secretary duties, annual returns, general meetings.
Tort liability for defective goods, product liability and the law, the law relating to defective services.
Employment law, health and safety in the workplace, legal protection of employees against dismissal, redundancy and discrimination.
The law of agency, the creation of agency, the rights and duties of agents and principals.
Intellectual property law.
Transfer of ownership, performance, legal remedies for breach of contract and of confidence.
University Degree or
KCSE C- and above
On completion of this course learners will be able to understand:
This interesting Program teaches about many aspects of commerce and elements of commercial law which all business and commercial people, and anybody with organisational responsibilities, need to understand. It is essential that business people understand laws relating to commercial activity, especially the law of contract and the law of tort, as failure to comply with the law can lead to civil or criminal actions, fines, loss of business or personal possessions, and imprisonment.
This Program covers vital topics on legal transactions, ethical conduct and the best way to safely conduct the practice of business.