Date: 15-16 October, 2018

Location: Lagos

ABOUT NIALS – The Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS) was established in March 1979, as Nigeria’s apex institution for research and advanced studies in law. The Institute is also accredited to offer Mandatory Continuing Legal Education for Lawyers. In fulfilment of its mandate, it organises national and international seminars, symposia, conferences, workshops and lectures on any branch of law and related subjects.

COURSE OBJECTIVE – Finding a healthy balance in the various employment relationship can be challenging. It requires knowledge and understanding of the law , policies and principles  guiding  employment relations in the workplace. This Course  will position you to  understand better  the rights and obligations that arise in employment relationships. This invigorating Training Course is channeled towards enabling participants understand the extant  industrial relations laws in order to manage  disputes and other challenges that may arise in the workplace environment.

TARGET PARTICIPANTS – Law Firms, Banks and other Financial Institutions, Multi-door Courthouse, In-house Counsel CEOs , Directors and Managing Directors Managers and Supervisors HR Managers, Legal Practitioners ,Company Secretaries ,Trade Union Leaders, Legal officers of Universities and other Tertiary Institutions .

SELECTED THEMES TO BE COVERED DURING THE TRAINING –  Specifically participants  will interact  with  experts on  Labour and Industrial Relations on The  Legal Framework for Labour and Industrial Relations: Employees Right To Strike:  Contract of Employment and Employees Rights  : National Industrial Court and Settlement of Industrial Dispute:  Industrial Arbitration  Panel and Settlement  of Industrial  Dispute : Understanding  Employees Compensation Act 2010 : Industrial Action , Industrial Harmony  and Industrial Democracy  and the Role of Trade Unions  in Industrial  Relations .

COURSE SCHEDULE – The Course is scheduled to hold as follows:

  • Venue: Ayo Ajomo Auditorium, Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of Lagos Akoka
  • Date: 15-16 October, 2018
  • Time: 9.00 am daily (Registration will commence at 8:30am on October 2018).

WORKSHOP FEE –  The Course Fee is N120, 000 (one hundred and twenty thousand naira only). The fee is inclusive of VAT and WHT and covers course materials, tea and lunch only. For information on how to make payment, kindly visit .

REGISTRATION –  Pre-registration of this Workshop is necessary. To register participants for the Workshop, kindly attach receipt evidencing payment (remita receipt) and send the details of your nominees (full names, email, mobile number, and organization) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. To register please fill the registration form below.

CONTACTS –  Kemi: 08032011080 or email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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