- 16 Jan 2024 (Tue) 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Nowadays, the company secretary, as a top administrator,plays a vital role in all organizations, whether bearing the title of secretary, executive officer, chief administrator, or some similar designation.
Basically, company secretarial work involves two main areas: general administration and legal undertaking. General administrative work includes responsibilities like company registration procedures, preparing memorandum and articles of association, prospectuses and maintaining statutory
Legal duties involve providing legal suppor t to the authorized legal consultants of the company on matters like law of meetings, accounts and reports, and amalgamation and reconstructions. The complexity of the legal aspects lie in the fact that adjustment tends to be quite frequent.
With the aim of providing a practical guide for those working in the company secretarial field, the HKMA is organizing this course to supply them with what books do not and cannot cover: real-life case studies.
This course consists of three parts: Participants can choose to enrol in either one, two or all parts of the course.
What You’ll Learn
COMPANY SECRETARIAL PRACTICE deals with all aspects of a company secretary’s work, starting from a company’s formation, issue of shares, through reconstructions and amalgamations and finally to winding up. Reference will be made to the administration of companies registered under the Hong Kong Companies Ordinance.
COMPANY LAW aims at providing participants with educational experience through which managers will strengthen their understanding of company acts and ordinances so as to enable them to deal with the complex commercial and professional requirements. Participants will be given a complete view of how these laws are being enforced. Discussions and presentation of recent cases will provide repeated opportunities for participants to apply what they have learnt to practical problems.
PUBLIC AND LISTED COMPANIES The Part III course is a follow up of Part I & Part II - Certificate Course on Company Secretarial Practice. In Part I & Part II, students gain a thorough understanding of companies laws and procedures relating to private companies, Part III serves as a practical guide to lead students through different stages flotation and post-listing compliance.
Each part consists of a series of lectures, totalling 30 in-class lecture hours, leading to award of the Certificate after completion.