Please join us for any of the following sessions to gain your CPD points before the end of the CPD year. Come for one session or stay for all! Session 1 – 8.30 am – 9.30 am The Impacts that Insolvency Can Have on the Construction Industry Danielle Funston, of our Restructuring and Insolvency practice, will discuss various issues surrounding the construction industry, including:
Session 2 – 9.45 am – 10.45 am Recent Developments in Property Law
Diane Skapinker, of our Real Estate practice, will provide her insights into the way recent legislative changes have been incorporated into the 2016 edition of the NSW Contract for the Sale of Land and Purchase, including:
Session 3 - 11.00am - 12.00pm Workplace Investigations Alice DeBoos and Lucy Shanahan, of our Labour, Employment and Workplace Safety practice, will share their experiences of good and bad workplace investigations and the law as it stands.| This session will address the following:
Session 4 – 12.15 pm – 1.15 pm "The Honest Lawyer"
Why do people laugh at the notion of an honest lawyer? Murray Landis, of our Corporate and Transactional practice, will discuss why the duty to act honestly is at the core of your professional obligations. Also, how far can you go in advancing your employer and client's interest without breaching your duties as an officer of the court and trustee of the legal system?
Session 5 – 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm Bullying/Harassment – Managing Employment Risk in the Workplace Christa Lenard, of our Labour, Employment and Workplace Safety practice, will:
Session 6 - 2.45 pm – 3.45 pm Legal Professional Privilege Mark Easton and Renee Krikorian, of our Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice, will present on Professional Skills in the context of Legal Professional Privilege including:
Session 7 - 4.00 pm – 5.00 pm Competition and Consumer Law Update Ayman Guirguis and Lynsey Edgar, of our Competition Law practice, will focus on:
Catering will be provided.