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[Malaysian Bar:2843] Circular No 197/2010: Seminar on Mediation at the Malaysian Industrial Court and Workplace

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Date: 14 July 2010 17:32
Subject: [Malaysian Bar:2843] Circular No 197/2010: Seminar on Mediation at the Malaysian Industrial Court and Workplace
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Circular No 197/2010
Dated 14 July 2010

To all Members of the Bar
 

Seminar on Mediation at the Malaysian Industrial Court and Workplace

The Asian Business Strategy and Islamic Economic Development (Education Strengths) are jointly organising a seminar on "Mediation at the Malaysian Industrial Court and Workplace".

Details of the seminar are as follows:
Date:        22 July 2010 (Thursday)
Time:        5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Venue:     School of Business, Monash University, Sunway Campus


This seminar is designed to share knowledge on employment mediation as practised by the American Bar Association and human resource practitioners in the United States. Mediation theories will be discussed and best practice options will be offered in the context of employment disputes.  In addition, the Malaysian case context will be analysed and discussed, taking into consideration Malaysia's institutional framework, local culture and legal environment.
 
Admission is free but pre-registration is required.  For more information and the registration form, kindly refer to the attached brochure.

For more details or to register, contact Laura Lim by telephone at 03-5514 6000 ext 46048 or by email at laura.lim@buseco.monash.edu.my.  Please take note that the closing date for registration is 20 July 2010 (Tuesday).

Thank you.
 
George Varughese
Secretary
Bar Council



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