|Speaker||Michael Gavan, Fiona Alpins and Penelope Robertson|
|Date||7 Jun 2019|
CPD Intensive Online Bundle
Session 1: Legal Research – Secrets Unlocked. Session 2: The Current State of Statutory Interpretation. Session3: Costs Update.
Legal Research – Secrets Unlocked
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!
This seminar is a great investment that will save you time and increase your productivity!
* There's no paper material for this session
Michael Gavan, Know-How Team Leader & Research Librarian, Minter Ellison
The Current State of Statutory Interpretation
Back by popular demand! Fiona Alpins enlivens this often dry topic, exploring recent trends and current approaches to statutory interpretation, with reference to recent case law. It’s statutory interpretation – but not as you know it!
This session will include:
- Reading statutory text the right way – why does it matter in your work?
- Lessons from the High Court – text, context and purpose;
- What to do and what to avoid; and
- Top tips for persuading a court or tribunal to adopt your client’s contended construction.
Presented by: Fiona Alpins, Barrister, Victorian Bar
This seminar will provide you with an update on the key changes related to legal costs, provide guidance on their practical application and examine recent cost dispute cases involving practitioners, clients and third parties.
Don’t miss this important session to ensure that you are not caught out!
Penelope Robertson, Principal / Costs Lawyer, Ethical Costing & Legal Services
What is included:
Videos of the presentation in mp4 format.
Paper materials in pdf format.
Practice Management & Business Skills: 1.0
Professional Skills: 2.0