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CLS: 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 QC
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $85.00
Non-members $120.00
Group pricing available

Agreement for the Sale and Purchase of a Business (Webinar)

A revision of the ADLS/REINZ Agreement for the Sale and Purchase of a Business is soon to be released, yet to be announced, and it is important that transactional lawyers familiarise themselves with it. This webinar, presented by the drafters of the revision, provides an excellent opportunity to learn more about principal changes, the reasons behind the changes and what they will mean for both vendors and purchasers. There will also be a discussion about the GST implications for business sales, with particular reference to zero rating rules.

Presenters: Chris Bradley, Director, Carson Fox Legal; Allan Bullot, National Indirect Tax Lead Partner, Deloitte
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $85.00
Non-members $120.00
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: Dr 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: Dr 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

Rural Law Series: Overseas Investment in the Rural Context (Webinar)

This webinar will consider recent developments in overseas investment, look at relevant case law and the particular issues that arise in the rural context and provide advice on how best to represent clients when dealing with the Overseas Investment Office.

Presenters: Phil Taylor, Partner, Tompkins Wake; Campbell Stewart, Senior Associate, Tompkins Wake
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
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

Commercial Law Series: Directors’ Risks: Managing Personal Exposure (Webinar)

Actions can be brought against Directors personally by one or more of the following persons: • a shareholder; • the Company; • a liquidator; • a regulator (including the IRD); and • a holder of a personal guarantee. This webinar will outline those actions, the consequences, and the practical and legal steps a Director can take.

Presenters: Brent Norling, Director, Norling Law; Christopher Lee, Partner, Hesketh Henry; Stephanie Corban, Senior Associate, Hesketh Henry
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $85.00
Non-members $120.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

ADLS/SCA(NZ) Unit Titles/Bodies Corporate Half-Day Conference (in person)

ADLS and SCA(NZ) will be holding their inaugural half-day conference on issues relating to unit titles and bodies corporate. With input from lawyers and property managers this event will cover a range of topics relevant to all those who have dealings in this area of law. More information to come

Presenters: Please click through to see presenter details
Conference CPD4hrs
Members $290.00
Non-members $350.00
Early bird pricing ends 11/09/2017
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

ADLS/SCA(NZ) Unit Titles/Bodies Corporate Half-Day Conference (live stream)

ADLS and SCA(NZ) will be holding their inaugural half-day conference on issues relating to unit titles and bodies corporate. With input from lawyers and property managers this event will cover a range of topics relevant to all those who have dealings in this area of law. More information to come

Presenters: Please click through to see presenter details
Live Stream CPD4hrs
Members $290.00
Non-members $350.00
Early bird pricing ends 11/09/2017
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Retirement Villages: Advising on the Wisdom of the Transaction (in person)

This seminar will consider the advice lawyers give to clients prior to them entering a retirement village including how to engage with clients and those areas where special care needs to be taken.

Presenters: Megan Bawden, Director, WRMK Lawyer; Glen Low, Partner, Franklin Law | Chair: Troy Churton, National Manager (Retirement Villages), Commission for Financial Capability.
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Retirement Villages: Advising on the Wisdom of the Transaction (live stream)

This seminar will consider the advice lawyers give to clients prior to them entering a retirement village including how to engage with clients and those areas where special care needs to be taken.

Presenters: Megan Bawden, Director, WRMK Lawyer; Glen Low, Partner, Franklin Law | Chair: Troy Churton, National Manager (Retirement Villages), Commission for Financial Capability.
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

Engaging with the Commerce Commission (Webinar)

The Commerce Commission, New Zealand's primary competition and trade practices regulatory agency enjoys significant powers of investigation and enforcement. This webinar will look at these powers as they apply to the Commerce Act and other consumer legislation and provide insights into how lawyers can best advise clients when engaging with the Commission.

Presenters: John Land, Barrister, Bankside Chambers; Katie Rusbatch, Competition Manager, Commerce Commission
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
Group pricing available

Company Creditor Compromises: Options and Consequences (Webinar)

This webinar on company creditor compromises will, looking at recent case law developments, consider when such compromises are appropriate and their advantages over other options available to nearly insolvent companies. It will also look at some of the procedural requirements including the key question of creditor classes.

Presenters: Daniel Kalderimis, Partner, Chapman Tripp; Jeremy Upson, Senior Solicitor, Chapman Tripp
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
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

Who Gets What? Priorities and Clawbacks During Liquidation (Webinar)

Two central components of the liquidation regime are the clawback provisions which empower liquidators to recover assets paid out before liquidation and Schedule 7 which establishes the relative priority of unsecured creditors in respect of the company’s remaining assets. This seminar will provide an overview of both the clawback provisions and Schedule 7.

Presenters: Tony Johnson, Partner, Martelli McKegg; Tim Fitzgerald, Partner, Bell Gully
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $85.00
Non-members $120.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Confronting Complaints (in person)

It’s every lawyer’s worst nightmare come to life, you receive a complaint against you. What do you do next? How should you treat it? This seminar will focus on the lifecycle of a complaint from commencement to conclusion, and will discuss what steps you as a lawyer should take at each stage. It will highlight the range of complaints that can be made.

Presenters: Grant Illingworth QC; Henry Laubscher, Barrister; Chris Browne, Partner, Wilson Harle | Chair: Paul Collins, Barrister, Shortland Chambers
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Confronting Complaints (live stream)

It’s every lawyer’s worst nightmare come to life, you receive a complaint against you. What do you do next? How should you treat it? This seminar will focus on the lifecycle of a complaint from commencement to conclusion, and will discuss what steps you as a lawyer should take at each stage. It will highlight the range of complaints that can be made.

Presenters: Grant Illingworth QC; Henry Laubscher, Barrister; Chris Browne, Partner, Wilson Harle | Chair: Paul Collins, Barrister, Shortland Chambers
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

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 South

Cross-Examination (workshop)

Cross-Examination can make or break your case. In this learn-by-doing workshop, you will get individualised feedback from experienced practitioners in the field and members of the judiciary. Refine your cross-examination skills to increase your confidence and competitive edge.

Presenters: Facilitators: Paul Dacre QC; Marie Dyhrberg QC; Aaron Perkins QC; Ish Jayanandan; Paul Borich QC; Denise Wallwork; Tiffany Cooper; Sam McMullan | Moderators: Judge Gus Andrée Wiltens; Judge David Sharp; Judge Gerard Winter; Judge John Bergseng
Workshop CPD3hrs
Members $235.00
Non-members $335.00
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: Judge Pippa Sinclair
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: Judge Pippa Sinclair
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Civil Claims Against Lawyers (in person)

You’re juggling a busy schedule when you suddenly need to get involved in a claim made against a lawyer, perhaps against one of your partners, an employee, external colleague or even you. What do you do?

Presenters: Daniel McLellan QC, Shortland Chambers; Rowan Butler, Barrister, Bankside Chambers; Matthew Harris, Partner, Gilbert Walker | Chair: Paul Collins, Barrister, Shortland Chambers
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Civil Claims Against Lawyers (live stream)

You’re juggling a busy schedule when you suddenly need to get involved in a claim made against a lawyer, perhaps against one of your partners, an employee, external colleague or even you. What do you do?

Presenters: Daniel McLellan QC, Shortland Chambers; Rowan Butler, Barrister, Bankside Chambers; Matthew Harris, Partner, Gilbert Walker | Chair: Paul Collins, Barrister, Shortland Chambers
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available