About the event

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 designed to complement standard university courses in contract law and extend your knowledge.  The purpose of the seminar is to revisit some basic principles of contract law from a practical and problem solving perspective.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Requirements for the formation of a binding contract
  • The concept of consideration
  • Simple contracts and contracts under deed
  • The rules for the interpretation of contract
  • The content of a contract and the classification of terms
  • Terminating a contract:  the principles and the traps
  • Assessing damages for breach of contract


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Jeffrey Goldberger

Special Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

Author Profiles

Jeffrey Goldberger

Jeffrey Goldberger is a senior and respected lecturer in contract law from Sydney University, and is also a senior legal practitioner. In 2012 he served on the then Federal Attorney General’s expert panel established to advise the Australian Government on the effectiveness of Australian contract law.

Course Details

Date & Time:
Fri, 14 October 2019 11.00am – 1.00pm


The Law Society of Western Australia Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH WA

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CPD Points:

2 Points Competency 4: Substantive Law



Member: $230

Non-Member: $315

Legal Trainee / Support Staff (Member): $112

Legal Trainee / Support Staff (Non-Member): $187

CPD Freedom: $49

legalsuper YoungLawyer CPD*: $170

Special pricing for Students: $25


*Law Society Members less than 5 years practising and/or under 35 years of age

Date & Time:

Fri, 4 October 2019 11.00am - 1.00pm


160 St Georges Terrace Perth wa

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CPD Points:

none Points Professional Management

none Points Professional Responsibility

2 Points Skills

none Points Ethics






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