The company secretarial team in a public limited company faces a multitude of legal and regulatory challenges. This intensive course offers a practical guide to some of those challenges, combining a detailed look at the law and regulation which determine the secretary’s work, a survey of the role and core duties of the company secretariat, and exercises designed to put theory into practice. 

Course details

Trainer: Lorraine Young
Type: Full day
Location: ICSA, Saffron House, 6–10 Kirby Street, London, EC1N 8TS

Content

  • Role and duties of the company secretary
  • The board and committees
  • The Listing, Disclosure and Transparency Rules
  • Corporate governance
  • The year-end and general meetings
  • Share incentives.

What will you get out of it?

  • An understanding of the statutory framework underpinning the role of the company secretarial function within a listed business
  • An opportunity to explore real-world examples of the secretarial team’s work, and to put theory into practice
  • Techniques and tips for a number of key secretarial tasks – from taking minutes at board meetings to managing share plans and planning general meetings.

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