Building and Construction

Building and Construction Law is a highly sought after area of practice, yet it can be hard to find construction law courses in Australia that adequately cover the kind of legal issues in construction which practitioners face on a regular basis. Leo Cussen's is proud to offer building and construction law short courses, to assist you in earning your CPD units and improving your knowledge of contemporary Australian construction law. If you're interested in building on your knowledge of Australian construction law, and getting an understanding of the current hot topics in construction law, explore our Building and Construction Law CPD courses below.

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    With the recent revelations and public scandals, the public could be forgiven for thinking that legal practitioners often fall short of their professional duties and ethical obligations.

    $130.00
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    Issues dealing with caveats and their removal under the Transfer of Land Act 1958 (Vic) can land on any practitioner’s desk, regardless of their usual area of expertise.  The principles relevant to establishing a ‘caveatable interest’ and removing a caveat can be complicated.  Particularly so, when these principles interact with other areas of law in commercial disputes and Family Law .

    $130.00
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    This one hour CPD seminar is designed to help you identify and guide you through the essential issues to focus on and how to manage your clients and risks.

    $130.00
  • $265.00
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    Practitioners are often instructed to make or consider offers of settlement, enter into settlement negotiations and draw settlement agreements and / or enforce their terms.  It is imperative that practitioners have excellent drafting skills in order to accurately record terms of settlement and minimise client risk.

    $130.00
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    This session will delve into the sometimes complicated arrangements that surround a Nomination of Purchaser. By reference to recent cases including Ran Bi v Yingde Investments Pty Ltd [2019] VSC 324, our presenter will outline the common challenges that can arise from the Purchaser, Nominee and Vendors perspective.

    $130.00
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    This session is designed to unlock the secrets to free legal research sites and tools. With restricted or limited resources available as the majority of us work remotely, this is a critical and practical session for all legal practitioners.

    $130.00
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    We are yet to see the full effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, however it is likely that the coming months will see an increase in business collapse and  corporate insolvency.

    $130.00
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    This session will look at the effect of Section 9AC of the Sale of Land Act 1962 when there are amendments to a proposed plan of subdivision. By reference to recent cases our presenter will provide guidance on the implications to a developer and the purchaser when in breach of s 9AC of the Sale of Land Act 1962.

    $130.00
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    Subject to finance clauses have always required caution and even more so during COVID-19. With tighter lending practices and obtaining finance in the current economic climate, advising your client about how subject to finance clauses work is crucial.

    $130.00