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.

  • June 2021

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
    1.0
    24 Jun 2021 1:00pm - 24 Jun 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    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.

    $145.00
  • Friday, 25 June 2021
    1.0
    25 Jun 2021 1:00pm - 25 Jun 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Changes to the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes—Franchising) Amendment (Fairness in Franchising) Regulations 2021 (the Franchising Code) are set to take force from 1 July 2021.

    $145.00
  • July 2021

  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
    1.0
    13 Jul 2021 1:00pm - 13 Jul 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This seminar is designed to unlock the secrets to free legal research sites and tools. This seminar will provide a step by step guide to research legislation, case law and other legal material online using the latest free tools. Discover a wide range of available online resources you never knew existed.

    $145.00
  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
    1.0
    21 Jul 2021 1:00pm - 21 Jul 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    The duties and responsibilities imposed on company directors and officers have never been more serious, and the requirement for company legal advisers to be across ongoing changes and current developments is stronger than ever.

    $145.00
  • Friday, 23 July 2021
    1.0
    23 Jul 2021 1:00pm - 23 Jul 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Competency as a lawyer now includes an understanding of the risks of inadvertent technology failures,  cyber infiltration of client and organisation data and potential breach of confidentiality.

    $145.00
  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
    1.0
    28 Jul 2021 1:00pm - 28 Jul 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    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.

    $145.00
  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
    1.0
    29 Jul 2021 1:00pm - 29 Jul 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    The recent decision of Freedom Foods Pty Ltd v Blue Diamond Growers [2021] FCAFC 86 has highlighted the caution needed when drafting IP Licence Agreements.

    $145.00
  • August 2021

  • Wednesday, 4 August 2021
    1.0
    4 Aug 2021 1:00pm - 4 Aug 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This session will discuss the tips and traps for both franchisors and potential franchisees and will discuss what your client needs to be aware from negotiation to contract execution.

    $145.00
  • Wednesday, 18 August 2021
    1.0
    18 Aug 2021 1:00pm - 18 Aug 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    When Commercial Arbitration turns to Commercial Litigation

    $145.00
  • Tuesday, 24 August 2021
    2.0
    24 Aug 2021 12:00pm - 24 Aug 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Taxation Considerations and Implications in Damages and Settlement Agreements

    $225.00
  • Thursday, 26 August 2021
    1.0
    26 Aug 2021 1:00pm - 26 Aug 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    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.

    $145.00
  • September 2021

  • Wednesday, 15 September 2021
    1.0
    15 Sep 2021 1:00pm - 15 Sep 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?

    $145.00