Certificate in Employment Law

Certificate in Employment Law

From Contract to Termination – Employment Life-Cycle

Course Overview:

We have come to expect constant change in employment law, and the relationship between employer and employees has evolved dramatically over the course of the past decade. In order to successfully navigate the challenges presented by the ever-changing landscape of employment law, HR professionals and managers dealing with employees need to be up-to-date with important updates and require a fresh perspective on legal requirements and employment processes.
The Certificate in Employment Law, presented by TerraBiz in association with Ahmed & Partner | Advocates & Legal Consultants, is aimed at providing the participants with all there is to know about Pakistani Employment Law. The interactive one-day workshop will cover a variety of critical employment law issues, including the essentials of recruitment, the contract of employment and precautions in employment contract preparation, discussion on best practices to ensure smooth and streamlined employer-employee relationship, termination of employees, harassment issues and other topic employment law updates. Given this pervasive legal climate, it remains crucial for, HR professionals, managers, and supervisors to be aware of the legal issues surrounding their dealings with employees. Therefore, we return with this workshop program that is intended to share employment laws and guidelines so as to manage legitimate issues in the workplace.

Course Outline

Topics to be covered:

  1. Introduction to Employment Law & Significance
  2. Sources of Employment Laws in Pakistan (Relevant statutes & International Treaties)
  3. Employment Status & Categories of Workers
  4. Position of Directors & Managers under Employment Law
  5. Recruitment of Employees (Best Practices & Specimen Documents)
  6. Employment Contract (Terms to be included, Statutory Rules Applicable to Employment Contracts)
  7. Pay and Benefits (Statutory Requirements)
  8. Discipline & Termination (Procedure for Termination, Unfair Dismissal and Grounds for Litigation (as per the case-law))
  9. Harassment at Workplace (Law & Cases)
  10. Vicarious Liability of Employer for actions of Employees (Case-law)
  11. Restraint of Trade, Negative Covenants, and Confidentiality (Case-law)
  12. Employer’s Policies and Handbook (Specimen Documents)
  13. Conclusion
Why You Should Attend
  • Avoid the common employment law pitfalls
  • Understand how best to manage the employer employee relationship
  • Assess and evaluate your current policies and procedures
  • Gain a practical understanding of all key areas of employment law
  • Identify the complex areas where professional advice is required
  • Apply you’re the law and new learnt skills to your work immediately with con­dence

Note: All delegates will also take away a comprehensive delegate pack that include checklists, international standard specimens of employment law contract(s) / agreement(s), and other valuable deliverables that will act as a useful reference in the future.

Course Director

Syed Shayan Ahmed

– Advocate High Court – Ahmed & Partners
– Co-founder – Themis School of Law

Date: Wednesday, 10 April 2019
Venue: Karachi Marriott Hotel
Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm


For further information please contact
Marya Saeed
+92 21 3483 3775
+92 330 3184168 / 0300 213 3849


Terrabiz Cancellation Policy

For cancellations made in the 7 working days to the workshop, no refunds will be given. Cancellations must be confirmed by email. Substitutions may be made at any time.

Registration Investment
Group Discount 10% Discount

on 2 or more nominations from the same organization
(For larger groups, please send us a note at info@terrabizgroup.com)

*Discounts are mutually exclusive

Regular Fee: Rs. 23,500 per participant
Includes courseware, certificate, lunch, refreshments and business networking

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Course Director

Syed Shayan Ahmed

– Advocate High Court – Ahmed & Partners
– Co-founder – Themis School of Law

Date : 10 April, 2019
Time : 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Venue : Karachi Marriott Hotel

Fee : Rs. 23,500 per participant