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.

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    Despite a common misconception that you can’t have an 'agreement to agree', in a number of significant decisions the courts have found that “in principle” or heads of agreement expressed to be “subject to contract” may sometimes be enforceable.

    $130.00
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    For contracts entered into on or after 1 January 2020 the new Rules apply where the parties agree to submit a dispute to arbitration in accordance with: (a) The Resolution Institute Arbitration Rules; (b) The IAA Arbitration Rules; (c) The IAMA Arbitration Rules; (d) The IAMA Fast Track Arbitration Rules; or (e) The Rules for the Conduct of Commercial Arbitrations (including the Expedited Commercial Arbitration Rules).

    $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
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    Misleading and Deceptive Conduct, when established, can have serious implications, both monetary and reputational.  

    $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 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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    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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    This session will discuss the National Cabinet Mandatory Code of Conduct (Commercial Tenancies Code) and the impact this will have on the right and obligations of landlords and tenants.  This session will discuss:

    $130.00
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    Finalising the successful purchase or sale of a business can be soon followed by the awful realisation that tax implications for the client have not been factored into the contract.

    $130.00
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    The ongoing risks and impact of COVID19 are uncertain and it may be difficult to advise your client with regard to their business given the current economic landscape.  This seminar will discuss the option of the Holding DOCA and whether this is a viable turnaround tactic for your client during this time. This session will also include:

    $130.00
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    Mixing commercial advice with legal advice or being drawn into representing the client in commercial negotiations can put at risk:

    $130.00