Trusts

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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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    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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    This program will be chaired by: 

    $265.00
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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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    It is the duty of the trustee to exercise care and to obey the directions of the trust deed, but what if the deed is ambiguous? This special two-hour program will focus on the rules that apply to interpretation of the trust deed and its terms, and discuss the importance of recognising issues within trust documents so they can be addressed at early stage. Our presenter will also provide drafting tips and traps so you can avoid ambiguity.

    $165.00
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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
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    Significant events such as Covid-19 often prompt clients to consider whether they have appropriate estate planning arrangements in place to protect and reflect their final wishes.

    $130.00
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    Our presenter has been working on many COVID-19 superannuation and tax related matters especially relating to SMSFs. He is keen to share practical and strategic information  to assist lawyers to deal with SMSF and related matters including:

    $130.00
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    Trying to negotiate and settle your client’s property settlements can be complex and this is amplified when there are trust assets.

    $130.00
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    The recent decision in McFarlane v McFarlane [2021] VSC 197 outlines what the court considers when deciding if there has been undue influence or unconscionable conduct in the transfer of a property and the remedies available when the claim is successful.

    $130.00
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    How do the courts deal with a claim that a bequeathed gift has been previously sold or has been already given away before death? What if an Attorney sells an asset prior to death, with or without knowledge of the contents of the will? Can a beneficiary make any claim for compensation in these circumstances?

    $130.00