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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    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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    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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    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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    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
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    This session is designed to unlock the secrets to free legal research sites and tools. With restricted or limited resources available as the majority of us work remotely, this is a critical and practical session for all legal practitioners.

    $130.00
  • $198.00
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    Our presenter will outline the current state of statutory interpretation including recent trends and current approaches to statutory interpretation, with reference to recent case law. 

    $130.00
  • 3.0

    Session 1: Allegations of Inappropriate Behaviour by Staff Members or Contractors. Session 2: Family Law Issues and The School’s Role.  Session3: Data Breaches and the Impact on Your School.

    $265.00
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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