|Start time||6 Jun 2019 5:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)|
|End time||6 Jun 2019 6:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)|
|Location||Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne|
|Speaker||Jennika Anthony-Shaw, Barrister, Victorian Bar|
|Designed for||Legal practitioners|
Contractual Penalties, Unfair Contracts and Unconscionable Conduct – Your Ultimate 2019 Update
Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne
The area of Contract Law has seen significant changes recently. In order to properly advise your clients, you need to ensure that you are on top of all the developments.
This seminar will provide an update on Contractual Penalties and more. With reference to significant cases this session will cover topics including:
- When a fee constitutes a penalty;
- Drafting tips for ensuring that clauses are not deemed to be penalties; and
- Strategies for dealing with purported penalty clauses.
It will also address the issue of unconscionable conduct and the current state of play of the unfair contract terms to small business contracts
An essential seminar for all practitioners wanting to ensure their knowledge is up to date in this complex area.
Presented by: Jennika Anthony-Shaw, Barrister, Victorian Bar
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