Superannuation Law Conference
Start time 25 Oct 2019 9:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 25 Oct 2019 4:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne
Speaker See full program details
Catering Includes a light lunch and refreshments
Designed for Legal practitioners
Product Code C19027

Superannuation Law Conference

25 Oct 2019 9:00am - 25 Oct 2019 4:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne

Contact Reception on 03 8667 5667 to book your free 3rd place!


Early bird price available until Friday 4 October: $695 (incl. GST)

Full Price: $725 (incl. GST)

Case Update and Litigation Trends 

This session will cover significant recent cases covering issues including:

  • TPD Claims;
  • Income Protection Claims;
  • Death Benefit Claims;
  • Notional Estate Claims;
  • Class actions.

Presented by: Hayriye Uluca, Senior Associate, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers

New Developments in Superannuation Law 

  • This session will examine the impact of changes brought in by the Federal Government Protecting Your Super Package Act on 1 July 2019;
  • Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Superannuation Measure No 1) Bill 2018 - Proposed Superannuation Guarantee Amnesty;
  • ASIC Update - Lifting Standards and Transparency of Complaints Handling;
  • ATO Update - Superannuation and Leave Loading.

APRA Update 

  • Prudential Standard 234 Information Security in force 1 July 2019 - Implementing the ‘New Standard’;
  • Update on IOOF v APRA.

Advertising, Forecasting, Disclosure, Inducements 

This session will address the risks and consequences when funds cross the line into misleading and deceptive conduct and/ or misconduct.

Hot Topics - Hear from a Panel! 

  • Elder and Family Financial Abuse - Use of Instruments including Powers of Attorney and unauthorised access to superannuation funds;
  • Conflict of Duty - Acting in the best interests of members and stakeholders;
  • Trustee Duties and Discretions / Reasons;
  • Productivity Commission Inquiry Report -Superannuation: Assessing Efficiency and Competitiveness.

Presented by:

Paul Faure, Partner, Holding Redlich

Heather Gray, Partner, Hall & Wilcox


Scott Charaneka, Head of Superannuation & Wealth Management, Thomson Geer Lawyers

Trustee Responsibilities and Overpayments 

This session will discuss:

  • Recovery of overpayments on claims;
  • Can professional indemnity insurance apply;
  • Settlement of claims;
  • Defences to claims.


CPD Units:

Substantive Law: 6.0
(includes GST)