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3A06-3A07, Block A,
Phileo Damansara II,
No. 15 Jalan 16/11, Seksyen 16,
46350 Petaling Jaya,
Selangor Darul Ehsan,

Tel: 603-7955 7778
Fax: 603-7955 1945
Upcoming Trainings & Events
Understanding Labour LawsMEF Petaling Jaya 4 - 5 September 2019
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Mr Nantha Kumar, Senior Consultant IR, joined MEF since 2009.  He represents member companies  at Industrial Court, conciliation proceedings, and labour court cases.  Working experience with a bank  where his last position  a Senior Executive in the Operations Control/Audit Review Dept.  He left in 2000 to further his legal studies.  After qualifying as an Advocate & Solicitor he practiced with Messr Sri Ram & Co and Messr P Kupusamy & Co specializing in Employment Laws. 

​​Acquiring  up-to-date  information  on  labour  laws  is  essential  to  develop  sound  industrial  relations  and personnel policies in any organisation. Hence, this course is specially designed to provide an overview of the principal legislations in the field of labour.

Topics Covered
Employment Act 1955 (as at 1st April 2012)
  • Scope of the Act
  • Contract of service/Contract for service
  • Day
  • Due inquiry
  • Confinement
  • Maternity allowance & benefits
  • Employment of women
  • Rest Day
  • Sick leave
  • Overtime
  • Termination & lay-off benefits
Industrial Relations Act 1967 (includes IR (Amendment) Act 2007)
  • Definition
  • Strike
  • Lock-outs
  • Trade disputes
  • Management functions
  • Collective bargaining
  • Collective Agreements (CA)
  • Representations on dismissal
  • Conciliation
  • Industrial Court
  • Notice of strike
  • Picketing
  • Interpretation of a CA
  • Non-compliance of CA
Target Audience

​All those involved in handling personnel and industrial relations functions.

  • ​Lectures
  • Analysis of relevant court awards
  • Discussions
  • Practical exercises
Scheme SBL Fee RM950
Duration 14 hours (2 days) Members Less Less RM100
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