Events | 08 Feb 2024

2024 in-house counsel CPD program

At Hall & Wilcox we understand there are high expectations on in-house counsel to be up to date across a variety of areas of law, while also managing day-to-day workloads.

To support you with this and to meet your annual CPD/CLE requirements, below is our series of webinars covering all required CPD areas, including:

If this activity is relevant to your professional development, then you should claim one 'unit' for each full hour of attendance. The suggested categories for each webinar is indicated below.

By accessing these webinars your contact details will be recorded and you consent to us providing these details to the relevant CPD regulator if requested.

Ethics & Professional Responsibility

How to identify an ethical issue and when can/should you breach your duty of confidentiality

Presenter Julian Hammond

Ethics – a discussion regarding legal professional privilege in the 'in-house' world

Date Tuesday 26 March 2024
Time 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Jacob Uljans

Practice Management & Business Skills

Respect@Work in 2024 - ensuring your organisation is compliant and ready to manage issues that may arise

Date Monday 18 March 2024
Time 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Iona Goodwin & Piers Mitchem

WHS Laws – key developments – penalties, engineered stone and aggregation of conduct

Date Tuesday 19 March 2024
Time 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Nicholas Beech & Sean Sullivan

Professional Skills

Legal and business online resources for in-house counsel

Date Monday 26 February 2024
Time 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Naish Peterson

Practical tips for in-house counsel to achieve the best from a mediation

Date Wednesday 28 February 2024
Time 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Albert Ponte

Working with experts – practical tips for selection, engagement and effective briefing whilst maintaining ethical boundaries

Date Tuesday 12 March 2024
Time 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Penelope Ford

Drafting terms of settlement and deeds of settlement

Date Wednesday 13 March 2024
Time 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Graydon Dowd

Contract negotiation techniques and strategies

Date Thursday 14 March 2024
Time 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Nicole Tumiati

Substantive Law

The latest cases on IT contracts: what in-house counsel need to know

Date Friday 23 February 2024
Time 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter John Gray

Beyond Ben Roberts-Smith and Bruce Lehrmann – Current issues in defamation

Date Wednesday 6 March 2024
Time 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Hamish McNair

G is for Governance - Corruption, bribery and ESG

Date Thursday 7 March 2024
Time 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter James Morvell & Julian Hammond

A guide to warranty and indemnity insurance in M&A transactions: what it is and how it works

Date Friday 8 March 2024
Time 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Philip Hopley

A guide to the security of payment legislation

Date Wednesday 20 March 2024
Time 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Albert Ponte

Data protection, privacy trends and the current review of the privacy act

Date Thursday 21 March 2024
Time 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Alison Baker & Eden Winokur

Transacting in a regulated environment – a guide to navigating key transaction issues for entities regulated by ASIC, ASX and more

Date Friday 22 March 2024
Time 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Vanessa Murphy

Unfair contract terms: balancing regulatory risk and business interests

Date Monday 25 March 2024
Time 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Suzie LeaskJames Deady & Mark Lebbon

A guide to insurance requirements in commercial contracts

Date Wednesday 27 March 2024
Time 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (AEDT)
Presenter Philip Hopley