Our streamlined program features substantive streams in commercial (encompassing business law and commercial litigation), criminal, family, personal injuries, property and succession, plus a two-day core agenda. Join topical discussions, master tax and revenue issues commonly encountered, explore the crossover between two areas of law, and get up to speed in our ever-popular key legislative and case law updates.

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Introduction
8:00 am
Registration
8:15 am
8:30 am
Welcome to Country

Welcome remarks
8:45 am
Chief Justice’s address
9:00 am
Breaking the mould: You can too
9:15 am
9:30 am
9:45 am
10:00 am
Morning tea
10:15 am

Introduction

  • 8:00 am - 8:30 amRegistration
  • 8:30 am - 8:35 amWelcome to Country
  • 8:35 am - 8:45 amWelcome remarks
  • 8:45 am - 9:00 amChief Justice’s address
  • 9:00 am - 10:00 amBreaking the mould: You can too
  • 10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning tea
Introduction
10:00 am
Morning tea
10:15 am

Introduction

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning tea
Introduction
8:00 am
Registration
8:15 am

Introduction

  • 8:00 am - 8:30 amRegistration
Introduction
8:45 am
Chief Justice’s address

Introduction

Introduction
8:30 am
Welcome to Country

Introduction

  • 8:30 am - 8:35 amWelcome to Country
Introduction
8:30 am
Welcome remarks

Introduction

Introduction
9:00 am
Breaking the mould: You can too
9:15 am
9:30 am
9:45 am

Introduction

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 amBreaking the mould: You can too
No events available!
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
10:30 am
Personal injuries case law and legislation update
Tax issues associated with property transactions
When estates and loans intersect
My cybersecurity plan of action and checklist
10:45 am
11:00 am
11:15 am
Historic institutional sexual abuse claims: What NFPs and charities need to know
‘Leases to pieces’ – enforcement procedures for breach of lease covenant
Key updates – case and legislation
Legal project management for small practices
11:30 am
11:45 am
12:00 pm
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
12:15 pm
12:30 pm
12:45 pm
1:00 pm
Personal injuries deadlines and limitations
Property law and legislation update
A practical guide to estate administration and administration accounts
Cultural awareness training: How to achieve the best results for your First Nations clients
1:15 pm
1:30 pm
1:45 pm
Changes to improve civil litigation: A personal injuries perspective
The continued explosion of e-contracting
Top tips for will drafters
Dealing with clients in emotionally charged situations
2:00 pm
2:15 pm
2:30 pm
Afternoon tea
Afternoon tea
Afternoon tea
Afternoon tea
2:45 pm
3:00 pm
Alternative pathways to compensation and support
Successfully handling change in property practice
Elder abuse – how to respond
Ethical challenges in an evolving legal landscape
3:15 pm
3:30 pm
3:45 pm

Personal Injuries

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amPersonal injuries case law and legislation update
  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pmHistoric institutional sexual abuse claims: What NFPs and charities need to know
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmPersonal injuries deadlines and limitations
  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmChanges to improve civil litigation: A personal injuries perspective
  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmAlternative pathways to compensation and support

Property

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amTax issues associated with property transactions
  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pm‘Leases to pieces’ – enforcement procedures for breach of lease covenant
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmProperty law and legislation update
  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmThe continued explosion of e-contracting
  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSuccessfully handling change in property practice

Succession

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amWhen estates and loans intersect
  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pmKey updates – case and legislation
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmA practical guide to estate administration and administration accounts
  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmTop tips for will drafters
  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmElder abuse – how to respond

Core CPD

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amMy cybersecurity plan of action and checklist
  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pmLegal project management for small practices
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmCultural awareness training: How to achieve the best results for your First Nations clients
  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmDealing with clients in emotionally charged situations
  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmEthical challenges in an evolving legal landscape
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
12:00 pm
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
12:15 pm
12:30 pm
12:45 pm

Personal Injuries

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch

Property

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch

Succession

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch

Core CPD

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
2:30 pm
Afternoon tea
Afternoon tea
Afternoon tea
Afternoon tea
2:45 pm

Personal Injuries

  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea

Property

  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea

Succession

  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea

Core CPD

  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon tea
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
10:30 am
When estates and loans intersect
10:45 am
11:00 am

Succession

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amWhen estates and loans intersect
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
10:30 am
Tax issues associated with property transactions
10:45 am
11:00 am

Property

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amTax issues associated with property transactions
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
10:30 am
Personal injuries case law and legislation update
10:45 am
11:00 am

Personal Injuries

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amPersonal injuries case law and legislation update
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
10:30 am
My cybersecurity plan of action and checklist
10:45 am
11:00 am

Core CPD

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 amMy cybersecurity plan of action and checklist
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
11:15 am
Key updates – case and legislation
11:30 am
11:45 am

Succession

  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pmKey updates – case and legislation
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
11:15 am
‘Leases to pieces’ – enforcement procedures for breach of lease covenant
11:30 am
11:45 am

Property

  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pm‘Leases to pieces’ – enforcement procedures for breach of lease covenant
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
11:15 am
Historic institutional sexual abuse claims: What NFPs and charities need to know
11:30 am
11:45 am

Personal Injuries

  • 11:15 am - 12:00 pmHistoric institutional sexual abuse claims: What NFPs and charities need to know
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:00 pm
A practical guide to estate administration and administration accounts
1:15 pm
1:30 pm

Succession

  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmA practical guide to estate administration and administration accounts
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:00 pm
Property law and legislation update
1:15 pm
1:30 pm

Property

  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmProperty law and legislation update
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:00 pm
Personal injuries deadlines and limitations
1:15 pm
1:30 pm

Personal Injuries

  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmPersonal injuries deadlines and limitations
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:00 pm
Cultural awareness training: How to achieve the best results for your First Nations clients
1:15 pm
1:30 pm

Core CPD

  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmCultural awareness training: How to achieve the best results for your First Nations clients
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:45 pm
Top tips for will drafters
2:00 pm
2:15 pm

Succession

  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmTop tips for will drafters
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:45 pm
Changes to improve civil litigation: A personal injuries perspective
2:00 pm
2:15 pm

Personal Injuries

  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmChanges to improve civil litigation: A personal injuries perspective
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:45 pm
Dealing with clients in emotionally charged situations
2:00 pm
2:15 pm

Core CPD

  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmDealing with clients in emotionally charged situations
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
1:45 pm
The continued explosion of e-contracting
2:00 pm
2:15 pm

Property

  • 1:45 pm - 2:30 pmThe continued explosion of e-contracting
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
3:00 pm
Successfully handling change in property practice
3:15 pm
3:30 pm
3:45 pm

Property

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSuccessfully handling change in property practice
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
3:00 pm
Elder abuse – how to respond
3:15 pm
3:30 pm
3:45 pm

Succession

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmElder abuse – how to respond
Personal InjuriesPropertySuccessionCore CPD
3:00 pm
Alternative pathways to compensation and support
3:15 pm
3:30 pm
3:45 pm

Personal Injuries

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmAlternative pathways to compensation and support
No events available!
ClosingEvening
4:00 pm
Achieving respectful and inclusive workplaces
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
Closing remarks
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
Legal Profession Dinner and Awards
7:00 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm
9:30 pm
10:00 pm

Closing

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAchieving respectful and inclusive workplaces
  • 5:00 pm - 5:05 pmClosing remarks
  • 6:30 pm - 10:30 pmLegal Profession Dinner and Awards
ClosingEvening
4:00 pm
Achieving respectful and inclusive workplaces
4:30 pm

Closing

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAchieving respectful and inclusive workplaces
ClosingEvening
5:00 pm
Closing remarks

Closing

No events available!
Introduction
8:00 am
Registration
8:15 am
8:30 am
Welcome remarks

Attorney General’s address
8:45 am

Introduction

Introduction
8:00 am
Registration
8:15 am

Introduction

  • 8:00 am - 8:30 amRegistration
No events available!
Introduction
8:30 am
Attorney General’s address
8:45 am

Introduction

Introduction
8:30 am
Welcome remarks

Introduction

No events available!
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:00 am
Selling or buying a business – what about the employees?
Case law and legislation update
Why litigate when you can arbitrate
Professional independence – creating and maintaining boundaries with clients
9:15 am
9:30 am
9:45 am
The commercial year in review – case and legislation update
Coronial inquests: A practical guide to advising your clients
How to run a family matter on your first return date
Embracing flexibility to improve engagement and profitability for a small practice
10:00 am
10:15 am
10:30 am
Morning tea
Morning tea
Morning tea
Morning tea
10:45 am
11:00 am
Smart contracts in the real world
Developing the theory of your case: Tips and traps
Family law update
Improving the client experience: demonstrating value
11:15 am
11:30 am
11:45 am
Small business capital raising and crowd funding
How to deal with challenging behaviour in the courtroom
Risk management for family lawyers: Stories from the trenches
My key support staff is retiring – how do I ensure a seamless transition?
12:00 pm
12:15 pm
12:30 pm
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
12:45 pm
1:00 pm
1:15 pm
Litigation: The Now Way of litigating
Criminal law reforms: What is next and how will it affect you?
Keynote address
I want to have a paperless office – can I? How do I?
1:30 pm
1:45 pm
2:00 pm

Commercial

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amSelling or buying a business – what about the employees?
  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amThe commercial year in review – case and legislation update
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea
  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amSmart contracts in the real world
  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmSmall business capital raising and crowd funding
  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch
  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmLitigation: The Now Way of litigating

Criminal

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amCase law and legislation update
  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amCoronial inquests: A practical guide to advising your clients
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea
  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amDeveloping the theory of your case: Tips and traps
  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmHow to deal with challenging behaviour in the courtroom
  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch
  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCriminal law reforms: What is next and how will it affect you?

Family

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amWhy litigate when you can arbitrate
  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amHow to run a family matter on your first return date
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea
  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amFamily law update
  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmRisk management for family lawyers: Stories from the trenches
  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch
  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmKeynote address

Core CPD

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amProfessional independence – creating and maintaining boundaries with clients
  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amEmbracing flexibility to improve engagement and profitability for a small practice
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea
  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amImproving the client experience: demonstrating value
  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmMy key support staff is retiring – how do I ensure a seamless transition?
  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch
  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmI want to have a paperless office – can I? How do I?
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
12:30 pm
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
12:45 pm
1:00 pm

Commercial

  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch

Criminal

  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch

Family

  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch

Core CPD

  • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmLunch
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
10:30 am
Morning tea
Morning tea
Morning tea
Morning tea
10:45 am

Commercial

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea

Criminal

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea

Family

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea

Core CPD

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning tea
No events hours available!
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:00 am
Why litigate when you can arbitrate
9:15 am
9:30 am

Family

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amWhy litigate when you can arbitrate
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:00 am
Case law and legislation update
9:15 am
9:30 am

Criminal

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amCase law and legislation update
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:00 am
Selling or buying a business – what about the employees?
9:15 am
9:30 am

Commercial

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amSelling or buying a business – what about the employees?
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:00 am
Professional independence – creating and maintaining boundaries with clients
9:15 am
9:30 am

Core CPD

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 amProfessional independence – creating and maintaining boundaries with clients
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:45 am
How to run a family matter on your first return date
10:00 am
10:15 am

Family

  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amHow to run a family matter on your first return date
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:45 am
Coronial inquests: A practical guide to advising your clients
10:00 am
10:15 am

Criminal

  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amCoronial inquests: A practical guide to advising your clients
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:45 am
The commercial year in review – case and legislation update
10:00 am
10:15 am

Commercial

CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
9:45 am
Embracing flexibility to improve engagement and profitability for a small practice
10:00 am
10:15 am

Core CPD

  • 9:45 am - 10:30 amEmbracing flexibility to improve engagement and profitability for a small practice
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:00 am
Family law update
11:15 am
11:30 am

Family

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amFamily law update
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:00 am
Developing the theory of your case: Tips and traps
11:15 am
11:30 am

Criminal

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amDeveloping the theory of your case: Tips and traps
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:00 am
Smart contracts in the real world
11:15 am
11:30 am

Commercial

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amSmart contracts in the real world
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:45 am
Risk management for family lawyers: Stories from the trenches
12:00 pm
12:15 pm

Family

  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmRisk management for family lawyers: Stories from the trenches
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:00 am
Improving the client experience: demonstrating value
11:15 am
11:30 am

Core CPD

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 amImproving the client experience: demonstrating value
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:45 am
How to deal with challenging behaviour in the courtroom
12:00 pm
12:15 pm

Criminal

  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmHow to deal with challenging behaviour in the courtroom
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:45 am
Small business capital raising and crowd funding
12:00 pm
12:15 pm

Commercial

  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmSmall business capital raising and crowd funding
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
11:45 am
My key support staff is retiring – how do I ensure a seamless transition?
12:00 pm
12:15 pm

Core CPD

  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pmMy key support staff is retiring – how do I ensure a seamless transition?
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
1:15 pm
Criminal law reforms: What is next and how will it affect you?
1:30 pm
1:45 pm
2:00 pm

Criminal

  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCriminal law reforms: What is next and how will it affect you?
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
1:15 pm
Keynote address
1:30 pm
1:45 pm
2:00 pm

Family

  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmKeynote address
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
1:15 pm
Litigation: The Now Way of litigating
1:30 pm
1:45 pm
2:00 pm

Commercial

  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmLitigation: The Now Way of litigating
CommercialCriminalFamilyCore CPD
1:15 pm
I want to have a paperless office – can I? How do I?
1:30 pm
1:45 pm
2:00 pm

Core CPD

  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pmI want to have a paperless office – can I? How do I?
No events available!
Closing
2:15 pm
Don’t miss a thing! Top takeaways across the streams
2:30 pm
2:45 pm
3:00 pm
3:15 pm
Closing remarks

Close of Symposium
3:30 pm
3:45 pm

Closing

  • 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmDon’t miss a thing! Top takeaways across the streams
  • 3:15 pm - 3:20 pmClosing remarks
  • 3:20 pm - 4:00 pmClose of Symposium
Closing
2:15 pm
Don’t miss a thing! Top takeaways across the streams
2:30 pm
2:45 pm
3:00 pm

Closing

  • 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmDon’t miss a thing! Top takeaways across the streams
Closing
3:15 pm
Closing remarks

Closing

Closing
3:15 pm
Close of Symposium
3:30 pm
3:45 pm

Closing

  • 3:20 pm - 4:00 pmClose of Symposium
No events available!
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