Commercial

Commercial law encompasses a variety of different areas, and if you're wondering 'what is commercial law?' - you're not alone in being confused. At Leo Cussen we aspire to cover a wide range of commercial law topics within our CPD commercial law courses, to ensure that you are well prepared for your commercial law career. If you are already a practicing Commercial Lawyer, you are likely already familiar with many areas of commercial law and related areas such as commercial litigation. However, commercial law in Australia is constantly changing, which is why our CPD courses are essential in not only earning CPD points, but in keeping up to date on the latest developments within Australian commercial law. Brush up on your principles of commercial law and explore the possibility of commercial law careers with Leo Cussen's CPD courses.

  • March 2021

  • Monday, 15 March 2021
    1.0
    15 Mar 2021 1:00pm - 15 Mar 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    In this session, Michael Gavan, MinterEllison research librarian, shares tips about free legal current awareness, alerting services.

    $145.00
  • Wednesday, 17 March 2021
    1.0
    17 Mar 2021 1:00pm - 17 Mar 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Are you finding it difficult to communicate effectively with clients? Is the added stress of social isolation making a difficult client even more challenging? Do you need some strategies to communicate and deal with tricky situations? 

    $145.00
  • Thursday, 25 March 2021
    1.0
    25 Mar 2021 1:00pm - 25 Mar 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    As a lawyer, it is vital that clients understand the legal documents they are signing and your advice.

    $145.00
  • Monday, 29 March 2021
    1.0
    29 Mar 2021 11:40am - 29 Mar 2021 12:40pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Client relationships are built on trust and mutual respect. Informing your approach to appropriate, effective and sensitive communication should be understanding of cultural sensitives and responsiveness. With clients coming from a diverse range of cultural and religious backgrounds it is more important than ever that lawyers are equipped to foresee, and act appropriately in varying situations. While this can be difficult in person, it can be even more difficult meeting a client for the first time online. Although technology may help on some occasions, it can sometimes hinder client relationship development.

    $120.00
  • Monday, 29 March 2021
    1.0
    29 Mar 2021 1:00pm - 29 Mar 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Throughout this present COVID-19 era, practitioners have had to come to terms with virtual client meetings, social distancing and virtual hearings. As the pandemic continues to impact us all, virtual hearings and the use of technology in court proceedings will likely to continue into the future. While there may have been some leniency afforded to practitioners at the beginning of the pandemic when it came to technology, appearance and etiquette, that time has now passed and it is business as usual for virtual hearings. 

    $120.00
  • Wednesday, 31 March 2021
    1.0
    31 Mar 2021 10:20am - 31 Mar 2021 11:20am (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Whether you advise on, draft the defence and counterclaim, or review counsels draft, you need to ensure that the defences and counterclaims to be filed, reflect the clients instructions and comply with your obligations under the Civil Procedure Act 2010. Costs orders can be made against you or your client if the documents don’t comply.  

    $120.00
  • April 2021

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
    1.0
    23 Apr 2021 1:00pm - 23 Apr 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    With so many of us working in a blended home/office situation, time management is the key to increasing productivity and reducing stress. As professional and personal spaces merge and restrictions constantly change, confusion and missed deadlines are real, increasing threats.

    $145.00
  • May 2021

  • Tuesday, 11 May 2021
    1.0
    11 May 2021 1:00pm - 11 May 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Have you relied on naming a communication Without Prejudice and then found out its not? Do you know the essential advice you should give your client to reduce risking LPP? How is social media affecting these fundamental legal concepts?

    $145.00