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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    On 1 July 2021, the definition of “consumer” under the Australian Consumer Law will change, as the monetary threshold for a buyer of goods and services increases from $40,000 to $100,000.

    $130.00
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    This session will deal with Assignment of Lease on the sale of business, de facto assignment on change of control and related issues.

    $130.00
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    The building and construction industry continues to work in all sectors through the COVID-19 crisis, including to maintain and expand the nation's important infrastructure needs.

    $130.00
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    Do you know how easy it can be to inadvertently waive your clients 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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    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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    The crux of many Contractual disputes is whether in fact a contract was formed.

    $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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    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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    The duties and responsibilities imposed on company directors and officers have never been more serious, in light of the COVID-19 crisis. The requirement for legal advisers to be across ongoing changes and current developments have never been more important.

    $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