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Lawctopus On-line Certificates Course on ‘Contract Drafting and Negotiation’ [Aug 1-Sep 30]: Register by July 20


About Lawctopus’ Programs

For the reason that final 10 years, Lawctopus’ mission has been to allow knowledgeable and impressed careers. Whereas on-line media has been our medium of service till now, we’ve got now ventured into e-learning as effectively.

Our on-line certificates course on ‘Contract Drafting and Negotiation’ will train you the basics of contracts, contract drafting, and contract negotiation.

In its revised and up to date kind, the course now has non-compulsory self-assessment assignments (over and above the obligatory project), and detailed video lectures on Contract Negotiation.

Lawctopus’ Contracts and Contract Drafting Course

If you realize your contracts effectively, you may make a residing, or some would say a killing, (although we’re in opposition to utilizing warfare metaphors in studying) as a lawyer.

Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts are abilities any lawyer (particularly non-litigation practitioners) do for bread, butter, and Mercedes.

This course, designed for legislation college students and younger attorneys, will make clear your contracts-related ideas, and train you the basics of contract drafting.

That is how it’s structured:


Module 1 and 2- Fundamentals of Contracts 

This module introduces you to the fundamentals: what are the weather of a sound contract, gives you with an summary of the event of contract legislation, and units you on a movement to start mastering the topic.

Project 1 (self-assessment): Is this a contract?

Module 2- Pre Contractual Devices: A step earlier than the formal contract

This module will make it easier to perceive the stipulations required earlier than drafting a proper contract. An often-ignored subject, which can maintain you in good stead.

Modules 4, 5, and 6- Drafting of Contracts: Perceive the anatomy of a contract and its clauses

This module will make it easier to to grasp what are the varied parts which comprise an settlement. You’ll be taught in-depth about drafting a superb settlement and perceive the varied clauses which go into the making of a contract.

Project 2 (self-assessment): Be your shopper’s consulting lawyer.

Project 3 (self-assessment): Rewrite, redraft, and hone your craft!

Module 7-  Execution Formalities and Processes

How is a contract effectuated after it’s drafted and signed? On this module we’ll talk about points like stamp obligation, the function of witnesses, schedules, and annexures.

Module 8- Introduction to Negotiation

The actual-world attorneys negotiate day in and time out and whereas total books may be written on the themes of negotiation, this primer is an effective begin.

UPDATE: We’ve added recorded video lectures by Garima Mitra (HNLU 2013 graduate and founding father of Treelife Consulting) and Abhishek Nath Tripathi (NLSIU 2004 graduate and founding father of Sarthak Advocates and Solicitors).

Module 9- Key Industrial Contracts

On this module, we’ll check out 4 key business contracts. We’ll see what precise clauses go into the making of those contracts, why are they essential, and perceive how these contracts and drafted and reviewed.

Project 4 (obligatory, evaluated): The complete contract assessment and redrafting train.

Supplementary Module 10 and 11- Anatomy of a Contract or a Deep-Dive into numerous sections of a contract

Study from Advocate Lokenath Chatterjee as he discusses every clause, every part of a contract thread-bare, from a authorized and a sensible/enterprise perspective.

UPDATE: We’ve added one other deep-dive of a contract into our new and up to date course.

Supplementary Module 11- Abstract and evaluation of 20 main instances on Contracts

Learn concerning the 20 main instances (the landmark and the latest instances) which have formed Contract Legislation. We gained’t go away you with mere info, we’ll go away you with a query!


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College and Analysis Workforce: Contracts and Contract Drafting Course

Mr. Bhumesh Verma (Lead College) 

Bhumesh Verma is a seasoned authorized practitioner with over 25 years of expertise as a company lawyer. Mr. Verma has been a associate at Khaitan & Co., Paras Kuhad & Associates, and is presently the Managing Associate at Corp Comm Authorized.

He’s the creator of the e-book ‘Practical Guide to Drafting Commercial Contracts‘ revealed by OakBridge.

Shayonee Dasgupta (Lead Researcher) 

Shayonee is a 2012 graduate from NUJS, Kolkata. She has labored as an Affiliate at Trilegal (2012-15), after which at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas the place she was a senior affiliate in 2017-18.

Deeply captivated with authorized schooling, Shayonee is presently a marketing consultant at IDIA, and is a contract researcher-writer.

abhishek nath tripathi

Abhishek Nath Tripathi (College, Negotiation of Contracts)

Abhishek Nath Tripathi graduated from NLSIU Banglaore in 2004. In 2010, he began his personal legislation agency Sarthak Advocates and Solicitors.

He was a senior affiliate at Luthra and Luthra from 2004-2009. He has additionally been a visiting college at Amity Legislation Faculty, Delhi, and at NLSIU Bangalore.

Rachel Chenchiah (College Advisor)

Rachel is a 2011 graduate of NLSIU, Bangalore. She has been a Fellow at Train for India, an Affiliate at Khaitan & Co., and a Analysis Affiliate at Azim Premji Basis.

She has additionally labored as a Senior Authorized Counsel at Infosys, Bangalore for two years and is presently a Authorized Counsel at Ola Electrical.

Garima Mitra (College, Negotiation of Contracts)

Garima Mitra graduated from HNLU, Raipur in 2013. She’s the founding father of Treelife Consulting, which gives authorized, business, and back-end operations recommendation to startups and SMEs.

She’s additionally the top of Authorized and Compliance for Rock for a Trigger, a social enterprise which makes use of ‘music’ & ‘artwork’ as mediums of social change.

OakBridge (Information Associate)

OakBridge is a new-age info providers firm. The Founders are IIM Bangalore alumni and seasoned executives having effectively rounded mixed expertise of 40+ years with main MNCs like LexisNexis, Wolters Kluwer CCH, Pearson, McGraw-Hill and MacMillan, within the subject of Publishing & Data Options, and Occasion Administration.


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Who is that this course for?

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate college students of legislation.
  • Younger attorneys who wish to revise the basics of contracts and contract drafting.
  • CXOs, entrepreneurs, HR managers who want to acquire a fundamental understanding of contracts and the way contracts and drafted.
  • Authorized academicians who wish to acquire a sensible understanding of the drafting of contracts.

Particulars for our Contracts and Contract Drafting Course

Length: Eight weeks

Course price: Rs. 4800 + 18% GST

Together with the course, you’ll get the e-book of Practical Guide to Drafting Commercial Contracts by Bhumesh Verma (revealed by OakBridge).

Mode of studying:

  • Fully on-line and self-paced
  • Recorded video lectures
  • Textual content-based modules and studying sources
  • On-line primarily based discussion board for doubts
  • 4-6 stay webinars/periods (non-compulsory) with Lawctopus’ workforce and topic specialists

Obligatory Project: a contract assessment and drafting train

  • Optionally available project: Is that this a contract/provide/consideration/and so on.?
  • Optionally available project: Be a lawyer, clarify the shopper.
  • Optionally available project: Redraft clauses.
  • Obligatory project: Overview, revise, and redraft a defective settlement

Add-on advantages:

  • Get a certificates issued by Lawctopus after the completion of the course.
  • Free profession counseling, CV, and profession steerage for the very best pupil in every batch.
  • Get preferable internship slots with associate organisations (for the top-performing college students in every batch).
  • An opportunity to get revealed on Academike, Lawctopus’ Legislation Journal (ISSN: 2349-9796) (in case your paper is round contract legislation).
  • A possibility to mentor future batches for senior college students, academicians, and practitioners (this can be a paid, part-time, work-from-position at Lawctopus).


You probably have any questions, please go away a touch upon this submit or electronic mail at programs@lawctopus.com

Be aware: Going by the response to our programs, we urge you to register asap.


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1. Do we’ve got a stay class day by day?

No. We’ve:

  • Recorded lectures by Mr. Bhumesh Verma
  • 4-five 90-minute stay courses unfold all through the course. The precise schedule of the courses is launched beforehand.
  • A well-researched studying materials
  • A dialogue discussion board (for addressing doubts),
  • Self-evaluation workouts involving understanding and drafting of assorted contract clauses
  • A obligatory train involving contract assessment and drafting (with detailed markings)
  • Orientation periods and competitors periods
  • Contracts-related master-classes
  • Add-on webinars on numerous profession elements

2. What number of hours ought to I spend day by day to finish the course?

We propose that you just spend roughly 3-5 hours/week in doing the course.

While you spend these 3-5 hours is as much as you. You might spend round 40 minutes every day or do it over the weekend.

3. I’ve not learn contracts legislation in any respect. Can I do the course?

Sure, you are able to do the course in the event you can learn and write English!

One in every of our modules explains the important parts of a contract exactly. That ought to make it easier to and is nice sufficient to do the course.

The main target of the course is on assessment, drafting, and negotiation of contracts and never on what’s often taught as Contracts I and Contracts II in legislation faculties.

4. The course length is for 2-months. Can I entry the course after 2 months are over?

Sure, you possibly can entry the course for a whole of Four months [2 months to complete the course + 2 months to review the course].

Please word that the course is full by the tip of the 2nd month. You’ll be able to even watch the recorded variations of the stay periods that are recorded for that batch solely.

Nonetheless, if you wish to revisit and revise the fabric within the course, you are able to do that for two months after the completion of the course.

So the entry is given for Four months.

5. What if I miss a stay class?

We encourage you to attend the stay courses after thorough preparations. Similar to the true allure of a stay match/efficiency is watching it stay, the true worth of a stay class is in attending it stay! Lots of new, sensible issues are lined; and naturally, your questions are addressed too.

Nonetheless, in the event you miss the stay class, you possibly can watch the recorded model of the stay class which is uploaded for the particular batch solely.

6. How will this course assist me in my profession?

Contract drafting and assessment is the bread, butter, and mayonnaise of practically all varieties of attorneys: company attorneys, litigators, in-house counsels, even judges. As an academician/researcher, the course will introduce you to the sensible niceties of contracts.

Contracts govern enterprise and life in some ways. By way of this course, you’ll have the talent to draft these essential paperwork!

By way of this course, you’ll acquire information and abilities which make it easier to stand-out in internships; and if you’re an expert, abilities which make it easier to take up work round assessment and drafting of contracts.

Moreover, loads of what occurs even within the area of interest fields like IPR and Sports activities Legislation entails coping with contracts in these fields.

Lots of our college students have even secured freelance paid gigs, internships round contract assessment and drafting. Our add-on recorded webinar on ‘ be a authorized Freelancer‘ helps on this document.

Touchdown a contract job can imply that the cash you spend on this course may be recovered by the point you finish the course offered you spend good effort and time into doing the course, and in touchdown a contract job! It’s absolutely potential, with the contents of the course!

Lastly, Lawctopus usually helps its college students and alumni get internships and jobs. We care deeply for our college students and alumni!

7. Does this course cowl X, Y, or Z sort of settlement?

The main target of the course is on contract drafting, and never on drafting A, B, or C settlement.

Utilizing the information and abilities you acquire on this course, you’ll be capable of draft practically all varieties of agreements (in fact, some superior sort of contracts require area expertise as effectively).


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