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.

  • September 2021

  • Tuesday, 21 September 2021
    1.0
    21 Sep 2021 1:00pm - 21 Sep 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    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? 

    $155.00
  • Tuesday, 28 September 2021
    1.0
    28 Sep 2021 1:00pm - 28 Sep 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    The Treasury Department has recently proposed reforms to unfair contract terms legislation. This seminar will cover the proposed reforms along with contract drafting tips to ensure your contracts are enforceable; and tips and remedies available when reviewing contracts.

    $155.00
  • Thursday, 30 September 2021
    1.0
    30 Sep 2021 1:00pm - 30 Sep 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Our presenter will use practical examples to highlight essential drafting techniques when preparing Franchise Agreements, particularly in light of recent changes to the Franchising Code.

    $155.00
  • Thursday, 30 September 2021
    1.0
    30 Sep 2021 1:00pm - 30 Sep 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This session will discuss when and why you would initiate a summary judgment application and will discuss some of the risks involved in doing so.

    $155.00
  • October 2021

  • Thursday, 7 October 2021
    1.0
    7 Oct 2021 1:00pm - 7 Oct 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    In an attempt to curb unwarranted shareholder class actions, the federal government introduces the Treasury Laws Amendment (2021 Measures No. 1) Bill 2021. The temporary amendments, which have now been made permanent, will amend continuous disclosure requirements for corporations and directors.

    $155.00
  • Tuesday, 12 October 2021
    1.0
    12 Oct 2021 1:00pm - 12 Oct 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This session is designed to unlock the secrets to free legal research sites and tools. As work habits change with many practitioners working remotely or some teams working from home and others onsite, work resources have also changed.

    $155.00
  • Wednesday, 13 October 2021
    1.0
    13 Oct 2021 1:00pm - 13 Oct 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Have you relied on naming a communication ‘Without Prejudice’ and then found out its not? Do you know the essential advice you should give your client to reduce risking LPP? How is social media affecting these fundamental legal concepts?

    $155.00
  • Tuesday, 19 October 2021
    1.0
    19 Oct 2021 12:00pm - 19 Oct 2021 1:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    The seminar will cover the main factors courts consider when deciding whether to grant an application for security for costs. 

    $155.00
  • Thursday, 21 October 2021
    1.0
    21 Oct 2021 1:00pm - 21 Oct 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This session is designed for practitioners who want to keep abreast of the latest developments in this area. It will examine recent cases illustrating how the PPSA is being applied and highlight emerging issues.

    $155.00
  • Thursday, 28 October 2021
    1.0
    28 Oct 2021 1:00pm - 28 Oct 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    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.

    $155.00
  • November 2021

  • Thursday, 11 November 2021
    1.0
    11 Nov 2021 1:00pm - 11 Nov 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This session will examine the recent cases arising from disputes raised by or between shareholders and directors, and will consider the areas of shareholders oppression and the appropriate statutory remedies.

    $155.00
  • Friday, 12 November 2021
    1.0
    12 Nov 2021 1:00pm - 12 Nov 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This seminar will address two common forms of client and opponent communication:

    $155.00