23 September 2019
Lupton Fawcett LLP,
Company directors play a vital and important role in the economy and the experience of serving on a company board can be a very enjoyable and rewarding experience. However, the duties and responsibilities imposed on directors by law have never been greater and care is required to ensure that directors comply with their duties and avoid incurring personal liability.
This informative and interactive full-day session has been created to provide new and existing directors (as well as senior managers and those considering becoming directors) with a solid understanding of the role, duties and responsibilities that are imposed upon directors and the potential risks if they fail to meet the required standards. It will assist companies and their boards demonstrate that they have taken positive steps to ensure that their directors have been properly inducted and fully understand their role, know how to manage risks effectively and help significantly reduce the chances of financial and personal penalties arising in the future.
This module aims to provide participants with:
By the end of this module, participants will:
|9:30 am||Coffee & Registration|
|9:45 – 10:00 am||Introduction to the day and round the room intros|
|10:00 – 10:15 am||Who is a director?
|10:15 – 10:30 am||Group work – Director or Not?|
|10:30 – 11:30 am||General Duties under Companies Act 2006
|11:30 – 11:45 am||Coffee Break|
|11:45 am – 12:45 pm||Group Work – Duties|
|12:45 – 13:30||Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:00||Duties imposed by the Insolvency Act
|14:00 – 14:45||Group work and case studies|
|14:45 – 15:15||Regulatory Offences
|15:15 – 15:30||Best Practice and how boards can minimise the risks|
|15:30 – 16:00||Summary and Any Questions|
Our standard charge is £250 plus VAT per delegate for a full day course if it is being held at our premises or a venue close to our offices.
Should you require the course to be held in-house at your premises, then the fee would be £2,500 plus VAT for up to 12 attendees. Plus travel and hotel costs if applicable.
If you are interested in booking a place, click the ‘Book here’ button at the top of the page to register and pay online. Otherwise for enquiries please contact our Event Manager.