Upcoming Training Courses

Whole day workshop on “Sensitisation programme on Gender based violence”
Fri 06/08/2021

Programme : Will be uploaded next week.

Target Audience: Barristers and Attorneys

Seats available : 90 (Max)

Delivery mode : on line (Zoom platform)

CPD hours : 6  ( for attending the whole workshop)

Published on 15 July 2021

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Time & Duration: 9hrs to 16hrs30 (6 CPD hours for attending the whole workshop)
Location: Online
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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Jeremy Hutchinson QC: “ The fundamental difference between actor and advocate must never be forgotten : whereas the actor must lose himself and become somebody else, the advocate must always be him or herself.” - FULLY BOOKED
Tue 10/08/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Mr. Ravindra Chetty, Senior Counsel.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 50 max

Delivery Mode:  Online

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

 

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: IJLS, Port Louis
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 50 of 50

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The Mauritius Data Protection Act 2017 – A critical analysis - FULLY BOOKED
Thu 12/08/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Mr. Ammar Oozeer, Barrister-at-Law

Course description: The aim of the course is to examine the provisions of the Mauritian Data Protection legislation critically and to discuss areas of improvement in the law. We shall also examine to what extent the provisions of the Data Protection Act 2017 are not similar to the E.U General Data Protection Regulation.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 50 max

Delivery Mode : Online

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 50 of 50

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Private Prosecutions and the Director of Public Prosecutions - FULLY BOOKED
Wed 18/08/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Mr. Vinod Boolell

Course description: Private Prosecutions and the Director of Public Prosecutions

  1. Philosophy behind the concept of private prosecution.
  2. UIs there a constitutional right to file a private prosecution
  3. Endorsement of information by the DPP for a private prosecution before the Supreme Court: can the DPP refuse to endorse?
  4. A private prosecution before the Intermediate Court: the procedure.
  5. Following a police investigation, the DPP does not advise prosecution: option open to an aggrieved party. Case of Rima v R (1975) MR 128
  6. Powers of the DPP to interfere in a private prosecution: the recent cases.
  7. Public and Private prosecutions and the powers of the DPP
  8. Review of the decision of the DPP to stop a private prosecution

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 50 max

Delivery Mode: Online

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

 

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs (2 CPD Hrs)
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 50 of 50

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The legal Profession, Administration of Justice and Ethics
Thu 19/08/2021

 

Resource Person:  Mr  Rajeshwar Bucktowonsing S.A

Synopsis

Legal Practitioners play an important role  in society and  have demanding responsibilities. We shall aim to highlight the importance of ethics in legal profession and to set out the key principles that apply to the legal profession. It is not intended to serve as a complete code of conduct. Instead, it will be a brief practical guide for us legal practitioners so that we may understand the importance of maintaining high professional standards and are aware of our main duties.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 90 max

Delivery Mode:  ONLINE (ZOOM Platform)

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

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Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: Online
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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An Introduction to the taxation of corporates in Mauritius - FULLY BOOKED
Wed 25/08/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Mrs. Johanne Hague, Barrister-at-Law (Click Here for her bio profile)

Course description: Tax legislation in Mauritius has become more complex over the last decade. As the international tax landscape, spurred by standard setting institutions such as the OECD and the EU, has evolved towards harmonisation and exchange of information, our tax framework has had to adapt. This course is aimed at law practitioners with limited exposure to taxation in their practice and who wish to understand some of the key principles of the taxation of corporates in Mauritius, from a legal (as opposed to an accountant’s) perspective. Topics to be covered will include: basis of taxation of corporates in Mauritius, the partial exemption regime, controlled foreign company legislation and anti-avoidance legislation.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 50 max

Delivery Mode: Online

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs (2 CPD Hrs)
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 50 of 50

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"Sexual assaults, their management and disposal and the Parameters of the estimation of time of death"
Thu 26/08/2021

Resource Person:  Dr Satish Boolell

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available:   90 max

Delivery Mode:  online (zoom platform)

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Published on 30 July 2021

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: Online
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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"Covid et Contrat" - FULLY BOOKED
Fri 27/08/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Professeur Jean-Baptiste Seube, Doyen Honoraire de la Faculté de droit et d’économie de la Réunion

Course description: "La crise Covid a impacté l'exécution de nombreux contrats. Au-delà des législations ponctuelles qui ont pu être prises, la séance a pour but de s'interroger sur les "armes" que le Code civil mauricien propose en la matière: force majeure? imprévision? exception d'inexécution? suspension du contrat pour impossibilité temporaire de jouir de la chose dans le cas d'un bail? De nombreuses références seront faites aux solutions arrêtées en France en ce qui concerne le bail, les contrats d'assurance et la rupture de contrats d'affaires".

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available:  90 max

Delivery Mode: Online (link to access the meeting will only be provided to those who have enrolled)

Platform : Zoom

 

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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ETHICS: a Practical approach - FULLY BOOKED
Tue 31/08/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Mr. Yahia Nazroo, Barrister-at-Law

Course description: We often encounter ethical issues in our practice and whilst there is not always a right or wrong way to resolve an ethical issue; the best way to deal with it is to apply the principles of our Code of Ethics in a manner which portrays a high standard of excellence and integrity in the execution of our duties as law practitioners.

This course will look at some real life examples of ethical dilemmas which has arisen in the course of our daily practice. It will also touch upon how to prepare pupils/younger members of the profession to deal with these ethical dilemmas.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 50 max

Delivery Mode: Online

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

 

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Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 50 of 50

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“The children Act : une nouvelle ère pour les enfants” PART 1
Thu 02/09/2021

Course description: Click Here for the Programme of PART 1

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Three CPD Points will be awarded for each session.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners 

Delivery Mode: face to face at the seat of IJLS

Seats Available: 45 max

NOTE : as it is a continuous programme, CPD hours shall be granted to ONLY those enrolling and attending to both sessions.

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 13.30 hrs to 16.30 hrs (3 CPD Hrs)
Location: IJLS, Port Louis
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 45 of 45

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“The children Act : une nouvelle ère pour les enfants” PART 2
Thu 09/09/2021

Course description: and Click Here for the Programme of PART 2

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Three CPD Points will be awarded for each session.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners 

Delivery Mode: face to face at the seat of IJLS

Seats Available: 45 max

NOTE : as it is a continuous programme , CPD hours shall be granted to ONLY  those enrolling and attending to both sessions.

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 13.30 hrs to 16.30 hrs (3 CPD Hrs)
Location: IJLS, Port Louis
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 45 of 45

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"Les clauses résolutoires" - FULLY BOOKED
Fri 17/09/2021

FULLY BOOKED

Resource Person:  Professeur Jean-Baptiste Seube, Doyen Honoraire de la Faculté de droit et d’économie de la Réunion

Course description: Le but de la séance est de proposer un panorama complet des contentieux portant sur les clauses résolutoires. Par ces stipulations, les contractants prévoient que le contrat sera automatiquement résolu en cas de manquement à certaines obligations, privant ainsi le juge de son pouvoir d’appréciation (CCM, art. 1184). La rédaction et la mise en œuvre de ces clauses posent cependant d’épineuses difficultés tenant, notamment, à l’agencement de la clause résolutoire avec d’autres sanctions, à l’exigence de bonne foi, à la terminologie employée…

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available:  90  max

Delivery Mode: Online (link to access the meeting will only be provided to those who have enrolled)

Platform : Zoom

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Published on 14 July 2021

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: Online
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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"Practice Management at the Bar“
Wed 22/09/2021

Resource Person: Anne-Sophie Julienne, Barrister-at-Law

Course description:

The session will cover the following topics:

Practice structure and options
Managing your time
Managing your accounts and finances
Handling client relationships
Managing knowhow
Motherhood at the Bar
Career development advice
Career change: options outside the self-employed bar 

This session is an opportunities for attendees to seek advice on the difficulties which they may face in their day-to-day practice as well as to obtain advice on their future career plans.

Target Audience:   Law Practitioners
This session is aimed, in priority, at young self-employed barristers who manage their own law practice.
It can also benefit others who may wish to set up their own independent practice. 

Seats Available: 90 max

Delivery Mode: Online (link to access the meeting will only be provided to those who have enrolled)

Platform : Zoom

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Published on 29 July 2021

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: Online
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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Relationship between the Director of Public Prosecutions and the Police in the investigation of Offences
Thu 23/09/2021

Resource Person:  Mr. Vinod Boolell

Course description: Relationship between the Director of Public Prosecutions and the Police in the investigation of Offences

  1. The powers of the DPP under section 72 of the Constitution.
  2. Is the role of the DPP limited to act on police investigations?
  3. Has the DPP the power to advise the police?
  4. Who technically is the adviser of the police in matters of investigation?
  5. Can the DPP interfere in an investigation?
  6. Can the DPP initiate an investigation?
  7. Stand of the DPP if he feels an investigation is incomplete.
  8. Consequences of a badly conducted investigation.
  9. Refusal of the police to register a complaint by a member of the public- what can the DPP do?
  10. Delay in police investigations and the power of the DPP to interfere.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available: 90 max

Delivery Mode: online  Zoom platform

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021.

Published on 29 July 2021

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: Online
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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Structuring of cross-border transactions: key legal and tax considerations
Wed 29/09/2021

Resource Person:  Mrs. Johanne Hague, Barrister-at-Law (Click Here for her Profile)

Course description: Despite recent challenges to the Mauritius International Financial Centre, Mauritius remains an important platform for cross-border investments. This course is aimed at junior law practitioners who have an interest in corporate and/or tax law. We will cover legal and tax structuring of cross-border transactions in more detail and will address the following topics: the 2018 tax and regulatory reform of global business companies, choice of legal vehicle, key aspects of constitutive documentation and achieving tax efficiency.

Target Audience: Law Practitioners

Seats Available:   90 max

Delivery Mode:  online (zoom platform)

Note:  Seats will be allocated to only those who have settled CPD fees for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2021. 

Published on 29 July 2021

Quick Details:

Time & Duration: 14hrs to 16hrs (2 CPD Hours)
Location: IJLS, Port Louis
Group: Law Practitioners & Legal Officers
Experience Level: All
Seat(s) available: 90 of 90

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