Government

Brush up on the latest statutory amendments, government policies and new laws in Australia through our Government CPD courses. Focussing on public policy and government legislation, this CPD course is beneficial not just for government lawyers, but for any practinioners working within a practice area where statutory amendments are commonplace. Leo Cussen's Government Law CPD courses will help ensure that both non-government and government solicitors stay up to date on public policy and legislative changes within government law.

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    It is likely you have heard the terms Blockchain, Digital Assets, Smart Contracts. But do you know what they are, how relevant they are to your legal practice, how they will and do impact your clients, or how to start learning the basics? There are many questions and issues surrounding these terms and new technologies and this seminar, presented by Joni Pirovich, Special Counsel from Mills Oakley, is here to answer all your questions.

    $130.00
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    Session 1: Redacting Documents – Errors, Risks and Consequences Session 2: Contract Law – Case Update and Recent Developments. Session 3: Negotiating And Drafting Settlement Agreements And Releases. Session 4: VCAT – Powers, Practice & Procedure. Session 5: Misleading and Deceptive Conduct Update – Hear from a Barrister And Former General Manager, Consumer Affairs!

    $395.00
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    This session will outline the important considerations when preparing briefing papers and the storage of cabinet documents.

    $130.00
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    Do you know how easy it can be to inadvertently waive your client’s legal professional privilege, breach client confidentiality or misunderstand what is covered by the term ‘without prejudice’ during the Mediation process?

    $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
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    In the absence of an express power, when can or should you rely on an Implied power to delegate statutory functions? What factors should you weigh up when deciding whether the function can be delegated or is required to be exercised personally, or by the authority alone.

    $130.00
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    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? 

    $130.00
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    When drafting new or reviewing existing Policies, the scope, consistency with the legislative instrument and style are essential to ensure they are clear. They must also ensure they do not impose unnecessary obligations on the agency or decision maker. Clarity and nuance are vital.

    $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
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    Misbehaviour in any workplace can have devastating consequences. Sexual harassment, bullying, victimisation, discrimination in the workplace are all key risk areas.  But with so many changes in how we work in 2021, comes new challenges to traditional thinking about where the workplace begins and ends. Employee and colleague vulnerabilities are more exposed than ever, as colleagues ‘enter each other’s homes’ and private spaces to carry out work and conduct business. Is there a risk of information about how a colleague lives, being used against them? 

    $130.00
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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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    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