Acquire one of the most essential skills that a legal professional must have – drafting. This course will teach you the critical rules and principles of drafting legal documents through the eyes of experienced lawyers who have designed this course to give you a completely practice-oriented understanding of the subject. Aside from comprehensively covering the best practices for drafting legal documents in general, the course will also focus more closely on contracts, notices, and pleadings.
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Exam and certification
In addition to unit-wise practice exercises, this course offers a Course Completion Test (CCT). To qualify for the CCT, a learner has to complete more than 60% of the course. The CCT is conducted online to provide maximum flexibility to the learner. Based on the results of the CCT, a learner will be given a certificate, which is recognised by various employers in the legal industry.
Each myLaw Course is designed and created by our in house faculty team in consultation with industry experts, including experienced litigators and corporate lawyers, and accomplished legal academics. myLaw continues to work closely with such experts to ensure that this Course imparts the practical skills and legal knowledge required for this area of law.
1. Understanding Drafting
2. General Principles of Drafting
3. The Legal Framework for Contracts
4. Structuring a Commercial Contract
5. Identifying Issues and Negotiating Terms of a Contract
6. Drafting Notices
7. Basic Rules for Drafting Pleadings
8. Reviewing and Editing Your Drafting
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