• Sale of Business – Making a List and Checking it Twice

    This seminar will cover the common problems that can occur if not properly addressed, in even the simplest of business sale transactions.

    Our presenter will address issues including:

    • Transaction structure;
    • Heads of Agreement;
    • Due diligence;
    • Warranties and indemnities;
    • Considerations and enforceability.

    This session is designed to equip you with the knowledge and tools to navigate this complex area.

    ISBN: 978-1-925656-80-0

    Presented by: Craig FinlaysonPrincipal Lawyer - Commercial, Macpherson Kelley

    Drafting Guarantees and Indemnities – Enhance Your Skills

    Guarantees and indemnity clauses must be drafted with care, skill and precision.  This seminar will provide practical guidance for drafting effective guarantees and indemnity clauses to minimise risk of ambiguity or unenforceability. This seminar will also discuss recent cases in this area.

    ISBN: 978-1-925656-91-6

    Presented by: Tomaso Di LalloBarrister, Victorian Bar

    Intellectual Property Rights in Business Contracts & Sale

    Sales of business often include dealing with IP rights. This seminar covers the most common clauses and issues to be aware of when drafting or advising on a sale or purchase of business which includes reference to IP. This session will also refer to recent cases that highlight the risks in this tricky area.

    Presented by: Andrew Sutherland, Associate, Davies Collison Cave

    ISBN: 978-1-925857-06-1

  • VCAT Powers, Practice & Procedure

    This seminar will discuss everything you need to know when appearing before VCAT and will cover the proper practice, procedure and mistakes you need to avoid when appearing at VCAT.

    This session will also cover jurisdictional issues and VCAT's limitations.

    A must for all those who practice in the VCAT jurisdiction!

    ISBN: 978-1-925857-17-7

    Presented by: Christopher EdquistMember, Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal

    Costs Update

    This seminar will provide you with an update on the key changes related to legal costs, provide guidance on their practical application and examine recent cost dispute cases involving practitioners, clients and third parties.

    Don’t miss this important session to ensure that you are not caught out!

    Presented by: 

    Penelope Robertson, Principal / Costs Lawyer, Ethical Costing & Legal Services

    ISBN: 978-1-925656-93-0

    Drafting Affidavits - From Good to Excellent!

    In this seminar, experienced Barrister, Maya Rozner, will use practical examples to highlight essential drafting techniques when preparing affidavits. This session will provide clear guidance on what to do and what not to do in order to prepare effective, admissible affidavits.

     This session will also cover:

    • The use of Affidavits in Court;
    • Tips on how evidence is presented in affidavits including Hearsay; and
    • Form, content and style.

     A must for all practitioners who want to improve their drafting skills!

    ISBN: 978-1-925857-20-7

    Presented by: Maya Rozner, Barrister, Victorian Bar