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Auckland Central

Lawyers for Subject Persons (in person)

Acting for Subject Persons is a fast growing area of law. This is the result of an aging population and the fact that a larger number of young people are requiring the assistance of lawyers. This seminar will cover a number of the central issues facing practitioners in this role including the crucial question of capacity, statutory duties, dealing with the Court, as well as some of the responsibilities of property managers and welfare guardians.

Presenters: Dr Jane Casey, Consultant Psychogeriatrician; Alan Gluestein, Barrister, Wyndham Chambers; Kieran Nally, Principal, Kieran J Nally; Andrew Finnie, Barrister, Ponsonby Chambers
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Lawyers for Subject Persons (live stream)

Acting for Subject Persons is a fast growing area of law. This is the result of an aging population and the fact that a larger number of young people are requiring the assistance of lawyers. This seminar will cover a number of the central issues facing practitioners in this role including the crucial question of capacity, statutory duties, dealing with the Court, as well as some of the responsibilities of property managers and welfare guardians.

Presenters: Dr Jane Casey, Consultant Psychogeriatrician; Alan Gluestein, Barrister, Wyndham Chambers; Kieran Nally, Principal, Kieran J Nally; Andrew Finnie, Barrister, Ponsonby Chambers
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Judicature Modernisation: What’s New, What’s Not (in person)

The judicature modernisation legislation made changes to the law regarding New Zealand’s courts and court procedure. The omnibus Judicature Modernisation Bill was divided into 5 new Acts and 18 amendment Acts, and most of the changes came into force on 1 March 2017.

Presenters: Dr David Harvey, Faculty of Law, Auckland University, Peter Twist, Barrister | Chair: The Honourable Justice Venning, Chief High Court Judge
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Judicature Modernisation: What’s New, What’s Not (live stream)

The judicature modernisation legislation made changes to the law regarding New Zealand’s courts and court procedure. The omnibus Judicature Modernisation Bill was divided into 5 new Acts and 18 amendment Acts, and most of the changes came into force on 1 March 2017.

Presenters: Dr David Harvey, Faculty of Law, Auckland University, Peter Twist, Barrister | Chair: The Honourable Justice Venning, Chief High Court Judge
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Bay of Plenty

Practical Commentary on Running Employment Cases (in person)

Running employment requires a range of litigation skills given that practitioners may appear in both the Employment Relations Authority and the Employment Court and that each of these has their own rules and approaches.

Presenters: Her Honour Judge Inglis, Employment Court; James Crichton, Chief of the Employment Relations Authority; Catherine Stewart, Barrister | Chair: Kate Ashcroft, Partner, Copeland Ashcroft Law
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Practical Commentary on Running Employment Cases (live stream)

Running employment requires a range of litigation skills given that practitioners may appear in both the Employment Relations Authority and the Employment Court and that each of these has their own rules and approaches.

Presenters: Her Honour Judge Inglis, Employment Court; James Crichton, Chief of the Employment Relations Authority; Catherine Stewart, Barrister | Chair: Kate Ashcroft, Partner, Copeland Ashcroft Law
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Effective Drafting for Lawyers: Writing it Better (webinar)

Legal writing and drafting in all its many shapes and forms is often considered the “bread and butter” of a lawyer’s practice. One wrong slip of the proverbial pen can take you from “Rachel loves cooking, her dog, and family” to “Rachel loves cooking her dog and family.” Learn to draft effectively. Learn to write better.

Presenters: Christine Le Cren, Director, Check It; Kerri Dewe, Principal, Lowndes
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Data and Electronic Records: Gathering, Analysis and Use (in person)

As mobile devices, social media, and web archives change the nature of digital evidence, will you be able to address the increasing complexity? Our experienced panel will provide guidance about the types of data available, its ownership and acquisition, plus analysis and use, as well as showing how this applies to a range of legal areas.

Presenters: Dr A Sathyendran, Principal Consultant, AnS Consulting; Chris Budge, Director, Forensic, KPMG Advisory; David Horsburgh, Licensed Security Consultant, Security Risk Management; Ron Mansfield, Barrister, 22 Lorne Chambers | Chair: Dr David Harvey
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Data and Electronic Records: Gathering, Analysis and Use (live stream)

As mobile devices, social media, and web archives change the nature of digital evidence, will you be able to address the increasing complexity? Our experienced panel will provide guidance about the types of data available, its ownership and acquisition, plus analysis and use, as well as showing how this applies to a range of legal areas.

Presenters: Dr A Sathyendran, Principal Consultant, AnS Consulting; Chris Budge, Director, Forensic, KPMG Advisory; David Horsburgh, Licensed Security Consultant, Security Risk Management; Ron Mansfield, Barrister, 22 Lorne Chambers | Chair: Dr David Harvey
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Cyber Security for Lawyers Workshop

Cyber security is certainly one of the biggest risks facing legal practices today. Yet it is often overlooked or underplayed. This workshop, utilising the facilities at the Bell Gully Computer Lab, U of A, will cover, in a practical and hands-on way, some of the main security issues facing small to medium-sized practices and provide insights into the protections and solutions available.

Presenters: Dr David Harvey, Faculty of Law, University of Auckland; Lloyd Gallagher, Partner, Gallagher & Co Consultants; Edwin Lim, Partner, Hudson Gavin Martin; Arran Hunt, Solicitor, Turner Hopkins
Workshop CPD3hrs
Members $300.00
Non-members $400.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Recent Reforms: Making the Resource Management Act Great Again? (webinar)

Recent reforms to the RMA have been described as the most extensive in nearly ten years. This webinar will consider the principal changes that have been introduced by the amendments to the Act, provide insights into what they will mean in practice and guidance on how best to advise clients when dealing with them.

Presenters: Daniel Sadlier, Partner, Ellis Gould; Simon Pilkinton, Senior Solicitor, Russell McVeagh
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Sentencing Refresher – Getting the Best Outcome for Your Client (in person)

Sentencing is a key part of the Criminal law process, but just how well prepared are those acting and what could be done better? This seminar will address a range of sentencing-related content.

Presenters: Kirsten Lummis, Partner, Meredith Connell; Jo Scott, Deputy Public Defender, Public Defence Service, Northern; Anna Longdill, Barrister | Chair: Her Honour Judge Jelas
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Sentencing Refresher – Getting the Best Outcome for Your Client (live stream)

Sentencing is a key part of the Criminal law process, but just how well prepared are those acting and what could be done better? This seminar will address a range of sentencing-related content.

Presenters: Kirsten Lummis, Partner, Meredith Connell; Jo Scott, Deputy Public Defender, Public Defence Service, Northern; Anna Longdill, Barrister | Chair: Her Honour Judge Jelas
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Constructive Trusts: A Deconstruction (in person)

Constructive trusts in various guises have become increasingly common as a cause of action in litigation and in doing so have created a level of uncertainty in the area of trust law. This seminar will look at what constructive trusts actually are and their uses (and possible abuses) in practice.

Presenters: Vanessa Bruton QC; Chris Kelly, Consultant, Greg Kelly Law Ltd
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Constructive Trusts: A Deconstruction (live stream)

Constructive trusts in various guises have become increasingly common as a cause of action in litigation and in doing so have created a level of uncertainty in the area of trust law. This seminar will look at what constructive trusts actually are and their uses (and possible abuses) in practice.

Presenters: Vanessa Bruton QC; Chris Kelly, Consultant, Greg Kelly Law Ltd
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Commercial Law Series: FMCA Exclusions: The Ins and Outs (Webinar)

Knowing what is excluded from the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 is as important as knowing what’s captured by it. This webinar will address these matters, and will be useful for commercial lawyers and general practitioners acting for small operators. Details coming soon.

Presenters: Rachel Dunne, Partner, Chapman Tripp; Philip Ascroft, Senior Solicitor, Chapman Tripp
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $85.00
Non-members $120.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Corporate Governance: New Dimensions, Heightened Expectations? (in person)

Presented by a panel with breadth and depth of expertise and experience in matters of corporate governance, this seminar will provide attendees with practical insights and guidance for advising directors of both small and large companies.

Presenters: John Hagen, Forensic Accountant; Dame Alison Paterson; Professor Susan Watson, Professor of Law, University of Auckland; Michael Webb, Barrister, Princes Chambers | Chair: The Honourable Rodney Hansen CNZM QC
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Corporate Governance: New Dimensions, Heightened Expectations? (live stream)

Presented by a panel with breadth and depth of expertise and experience in matters of corporate governance, this seminar will provide attendees with practical insights and guidance for advising directors of both small and large companies.

Presenters: John Hagen, Forensic Accountant; Dame Alison Paterson; Professor Susan Watson, Professor of Law, University of Auckland; Michael Webb, Barrister, Princes Chambers | Chair: The Honourable Rodney Hansen CNZM QC
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

MHRT: The Essentials and The Unexplored (forum)

This forum will look at the nuts and bolts of the processes at play in the Tribunal in addition to giving insights into the often unexplored application of human rights principles and their relevance.

Presenters: Robyn von Keisenberg, Barrister, Deputy Convenor, Mental Health Review Tribunal; Paul Hannah-Jones, Barrister; Dr Lillian Ng, Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland; Kris Gledhill, Associate Professor, AUT | Chair: (To be confirmed)
Forum CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

MHRT: The Essentials and The Unexplored (live stream)

This forum will look at the nuts and bolts of the processes at play in the Tribunal in addition to giving insights into the often unexplored application of human rights principles and their relevance.

Presenters: Robyn von Keisenberg, Barrister, Deputy Convenor, Mental Health Review Tribunal; Paul Hannah-Jones, Barrister; Dr Lillian Ng, Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland; Kris Gledhill, Associate Professor, AUT | Chair: (To be confirmed)
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Commercial Law Series: Shareholders’ Toolbox: Unlocking the Breakdown of Shareholder Relationships (Webinar)

Providing insights into a range of possible solutions for shareholders, this webinar will assist practitioners in equipping their clients to try and disentangle themselves from difficult and distressing shareholder relationship breakdowns.

Presenters: Dean Alderton, Partner, Bell Gully; Greg Blanchard, Barrister, Shortland Chambers
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $85.00
Non-members $120.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Negligent Misstatement – Where Are We and Where To From Here? (in person)

This seminar will focus on recent developments and the road ahead, as well as looking at key concepts and case law, which may assist lawyers to protect themselves and their clients.

Presenters: Andrew Barker, Barrister, Shortland Chambers; Marcus Roberts, Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland | Chair: The Honourable Justice Davison
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Negligent Misstatement – Where Are We and Where To From Here? (live stream)

This seminar will focus on recent developments and the road ahead, as well as looking at key concepts and case law, which may assist lawyers to protect themselves and their clients.

Presenters: Andrew Barker, Barrister, Shortland Chambers; Marcus Roberts, Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland | Chair: The Honourable Justice Davison
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Non-Party Disclosure: Potentially a Powerful Tool (in person)

From various perspectives, this seminar will explore the practicalities of this tool in the Criminal armoury which has the potential to be used much more than it is currently.

Presenters: Chris Holdaway, Senior Solicitor, Ministry of Social Development; Gareth Kayes, Director, Kayes Fletcher Walker Limited; Belinda Sellars, Barrister, 22 Lorne Chambers | Chair: His Honour Judge Hinton
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Non-Party Disclosure: Potentially a Powerful Tool (live stream)

From various perspectives, this seminar will explore the practicalities of this tool in the Criminal armoury which has the potential to be used much more than it is currently. .

Presenters: Chris Holdaway, Senior Solicitor, Ministry of Social Development; Gareth Kayes, Director, Kayes Fletcher Walker Limited; Belinda Sellars, Barrister, 22 Lorne Chambers | Chair: His Honour Judge Hinton
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Family Business Succession: Asking the Right Questions (in person)

This Forum takes a holistic approach on planning for family business succession by highlighting the issues you need to address, questions you should be asking and the different advisers you should be engaging with.

Presenters: Deborah Shepherd, Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland; Darren White, Head of Family Business Services, EY; Atul Mehta, Director, Moore Stephens Markhams | Chair: Catherine Atchison, Partner, Martelli McKegg
Forum CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Family Business Succession: Asking the Right Questions (live stream)

This Forum takes a holistic approach on planning for family business succession by highlighting the issues you need to address, questions you should be asking and the different advisers you should be engaging with.

Presenters: Deborah Shepherd, Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland; Darren White, Head of Family Business Services, EY; Atul Mehta, Director, Moore Stephens Markhams | Chair: Catherine Atchison, Partner, Martelli McKegg
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

The Search and Surveillance Act in the Digital Age (in person)

This seminar will look at the current law regarding search, surveillance and their inter-relationship with a focus on digital matters.

Presenters: Warren Young QSO, General Manager, Independent Police Conduct Authority; David Jones QC, Barrister; Robin McCoubrey, Partner, Meredith Connell | Chair: Dr David Harvey, Faculty of Law, Auckland University
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Search and Surveillance Act in the Digital Age (live stream)

This seminar will look at the current law regarding search, surveillance and their inter-relationship with a focus on digital matters.

Presenters: Warren Young QSO, General Manager, Independent Police Conduct Authority; David Jones QC, Barrister; Robin McCoubrey, Partner, Meredith Connell | Chair: Dr David Harvey, Faculty of Law, Auckland University
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available