Environment, Town Planning and Local Government Masterclass

In this Environment and Planning Masterclass, leading experts in the legal profession will look at some key topics arising in 2019 including. Planning Issues for Development Contribution Plans: the Developer and Local Government Points of View Climate Change Concerns for Planning in WA: Lessons from the Gloucester Mines Decision Issues for Developers under the Planning […]

Family Law Masterclass

In this Family Law Masterclass, leading experts in the legal profession will look at some key topics arising in 2019. • Third parties in Family Law property matters • Practical guidance in the use of forms and court processes • Who is a parent? The case of Masson v Parsons [2019] HCA 21 Level: Intermediate 

Succession Law Masterclass

In this Succession Law Masterclass, leading experts in the legal profession will look at some key topics arising in 2019. Case Update: Narumon Pty Ltd [2018] QSC 185 Changes to the Administration Amendment Bill 2018 Reform of the intestacy provisions in Western Australia is long overdue.  The Administration Amendment Bill was introduced into State Parliament […]

Commercial Law Update

This seminar will also be streamed as a webinar. For some companies, Chapter 7 of the ASX Listing Rules has become a tool of their survival as they continue in their pursuit to raise funds from the equity market, while also keeping a finger on the pulse of their placement capacity and other compliance obligations. […]

Sharing Knowledge: The Small Business Roadshow by ASIC

This is an opportunity to hear from Australia’s key Government regulators and agencies and learn about resources available to assist small business. This session will explore how Australia’s regulatory bodies are streamlining regulation and providing valuable resources for practitioners and their small business clients. The panel of presenters from agencies including ASIC, ATO, ACCC and […]

The Legal Services Award – key changes & consequences of a contravention

This seminar is also available as a webinar.  The Legal Services Award 2010 applies to most incorporated law firms in Western Australia that employ legal, clerical and administrative employees, law graduates, and law clerks. Since January 2014, the Fair Work Commission has been conducting a 4-yearly review of the Award. This is now close to […]

IP, Data and Technology Masterclass

Intellectual Property Basics This useful introductory session will focus on trade marks and copyright, including: • the requirements that need to be satisfied to establish entitlement to the grant of intellectual property rights; • the procedures by which grant of intellectual property rights are obtained; and • enforcement and commercialisation of these intellectual property rights. […]

Contract Law for Young Lawyers

Jeffrey Goldberger, a senior and respected lecturer in Contract Law at Sydney University, is returning to Perth to deliver this specially designed course for Young Lawyers.  Jeffrey’s depth of knowledge and years of experience in this area is well recognised, especially in his delivery of the Advanced Contract Law Masterclass across Australia. This seminar is […]

Criminal Law Masterclass

In this Criminal Law Masterclass, leading experts in the legal profession will look at some key topics arising in 2019. Section 501 of the Migration Act – cancellation issues Aimed at assisting criminal lawyers in their practice, learn how criminal conduct, charges, convictions or sentences may affect your client’s rights to reside in Australia. This […]

Unravelling The ‘New’ Duties Act – Part 2

Both sessions will also be streamed as webinars. Comprehensive amendments to the Duties Act came into operation in June 2019.  Some changes are subtle, but some are not. In this two part seminar, experienced practitioners and officers from State Revenue will provide guidance on applying the new Act to a wide variety of circumstances encountered […]