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The Commerce Act, Cartels and Recent Developments (Webinar)

The Court of Appeal decision in Commerce Commission v Lodge Real Estate Ltd brings into focus what constitutes an agreement or arrangement in respect of the Commerce Act. Considering the judgment and its wider implications, this webinar will also look at some of the extended definitions in the Act and also the proposed inclusion of criminal sanctions.

Presenters: Katie Rusbatch, Head of Competition, Commerce Commission; John Land, Barrister, Bankside Chambers
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $90.00
Non-members $130.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Life of a High Court File (in person)

This seminar is a rare opportunity to discover more about the workings of the Court, and gain a better understanding of the various stages and procedures that may be encountered on the way to a final hearing from the Court’s perspective. It will also provide invaluable insights into how to avoid the numerous pitfalls that can occur along the way.

Presenters: The Honourable Justice Wylie; Associate Judge Bell; John Richardson, Court Manager, High Court (Auckland); Martin Smith, Partner, Gilbert Walker | Chair: The Honourable Justice Wylie
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Life of a High Court File (live stream)

This seminar is a rare opportunity to discover more about the workings of the Court, and gain a better understanding of the various stages and procedures that may be encountered on the way to a final hearing from the Court’s perspective. It will also provide invaluable insights into how to avoid the numerous pitfalls that can occur along the way.

Presenters: The Honourable Justice Wylie; Associate Judge Bell; John Richardson, Court Manager, High Court (Auckland); Martin Smith, Partner, Gilbert Walker | Chair: The Honourable Justice Wylie
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland South

Cross-Examination Workshop March 2019

Cross-Examination can make or break your case. In this learn-by-doing workshop, you will get to test your cross-examination skills and 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. Test your practical skills.

Presenters: Facilitators: Paul Dacre QC; Paul Borich QC; Marie Dyhrberg QC; Rachael Reed QC; Ish Jayanandan; Sam McMullan; Denise Wallwork | Moderators: Judge Wiltens; Judge Earwaker; Judge Winter; Judge Bergseng
Workshop CPD4hrs
Members $240.00
Non-members $435.00
Auckland Central

Commercial Law Series: Understanding the Value of Company Valuations: Law - Theory - Practice (in person)

Focussing on private companies, this seminar will explore when the need for company/share valuations arises in practice (other than the sale and purchase of a business), how the issue is usually dealt with (or not dealt with, key terms and methodologies, and how having a greater understanding of these matters will help you instruct (or provide for referral to) an expert to determine valuation.

Presenters: Brendan Lyne, Principal and Director, Lyne Davis Opinion Limited; Chris Gordon, Partner, Bell Gully | Chair: Benjamin Jacobs, Special Counsel, MinterEllisonRuddWatts
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Commercial Law Series: Understanding the Value of Company Valuations: Law - Theory - Practice (live stream)

Focussing on private companies, this seminar will explore when the need for company/share valuations arises in practice (other than the sale and purchase of a business), how the issue is usually dealt with (or not dealt with, key terms and methodologies, and how having a greater understanding of these matters will help you instruct (or provide for referral to) an expert to determine valuation.

Presenters: Brendan Lyne, Principal and Director, Lyne Davis Opinion Limited; Chris Gordon, Partner, Bell Gully | Chair: Benjamin Jacobs, Special Counsel, MinterEllisonRuddWatts
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Big Reveal – Unearthing Information in Relationship Property Cases (in person)

Getting information in Relationship Property cases is essential – and yet it can be a slow, frustrating and costly process. This seminar will provide key insights into the different avenues for obtaining information, how to deal with barriers along the way, and using the information.

Presenters: Lynda Kearns, Barrister, Bastion Chambers; Mike Lowe, Director – Forensic, KPMG | Chair: Brian Carter, Barrister, Bastion Chambers
Seminar CPD1.5hrs
Members $100.00
Non-members $145.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Big Reveal – Unearthing Information in Relationship Property Cases (live stream)

Getting information in Relationship Property cases is essential – and yet it can be a slow, frustrating and costly process. This seminar will provide key insights into the different avenues for obtaining information, how to deal with barriers along the way, and using the information.

Presenters: Lynda Kearns, Barrister, Bastion Chambers; Mike Lowe, Director – Forensic, KPMG | Chair: Brian Carter, Barrister, Bastion Chambers
Live Stream CPD1.5hrs
Members $100.00
Non-members $145.00
Group pricing available

Moving Goods Around New Zealand – What you Might not Know (Webinar)

With a strict liability regime and relevance for suppliers, carriers and recipients, the law on the ‘carriage of goods’ around NZ is an area that many lawyers should know more about. Contracting out of the default provisions of the legislative code is permitted but getting it wrong can mean that bespoke liability and indemnity provisions are overridden.

Presenters: Pauline Davies, Partner, Fee Langstone
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Commercial Law Series: When M&A Goes Wrong — Lessons Learned and How to Avoid the Pitfalls (in person)

M&A involves entire businesses and is always complex. In this session, Cameron Taylor and Ben Jacobs will draw on their combined four decades of experience buying and selling businesses to draw out where they have seen transactions go wrong, what can be learned from those experiences and how to avoid similar issues recurring on your own deals.

Presenters: Cameron Taylor, Partner, MinterEllisonRuddWatts; Benjamin Jacobs, Special Counsel, MinterEllisonRuddWatts | Chair: TBC
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Commercial Law Series: When M&A Goes Wrong — Lessons Learned and How to Avoid the Pitfalls (live stream)

M&A involves entire businesses and is always complex. In this session, Cameron Taylor and Ben Jacobs will draw on their combined four decades of experience buying and selling businesses to draw out where they have seen transactions go wrong, what can be learned from those experiences and how to avoid similar issues recurring on your own deals.

Presenters: Cameron Taylor, Partner, MinterEllisonRuddWatts; Benjamin Jacobs, Special Counsel, MinterEllisonRuddWatts | Chair: TBC
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

Employment Processes: Dealing with Mental Health Issues (Webinar)

The case of FGH v RST highlights the complex issues that arise in respect of mental health considerations and employment law. This webinar will explore the judgment and highlight the difficulties that are faced by both employer and employee where mental health is a factor in internal employment procedures

Presenters: Jim Roberts, Partner, Hesketh Henry
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available
Canterbury

Cradle to Grave™ Conference 2019 (Christchurch)

The Cradle to Grave™ Conference is back in 2019 with a great range of relevant topics presented by experts in their field.

Presenters: Anthony Grant, Dr Jane Casey, Vivienne Crawshaw QC, Vanessa Bruton QC, Brian Carter, Vicki Ammundsen, Alison Gilbert, Kathryn Dalziel, Chris Kelly, Greg Kelly, Denham Martin, Jeff Kenny, Chair: Bill Patterson
Conference CPD7hrs
Members $450.00
Non-members $550.00
Early bird pricing ends 19/04/2019
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Cradle to Grave™ Conference 2019 (Auckland)

The Cradle to Grave™ Conference is back in 2019 with a great range of relevant topics presented by experts in their field.

Presenters: Anthony Grant, Dr Jane Casey, Vivienne Crawshaw QC, Vanessa Bruton QC, Brian Carter, Vicki Ammundsen, Alison Gilbert, Kathryn Dalziel, Chris Kelly, Greg Kelly, Denham Martin, Jeff Kenny, Chair: Bill Patterson
Conference CPD7hrs
Members $450.00
Non-members $550.00
Early bird pricing ends 19/04/2019
Group pricing available
Auckland South

Running an Effective Jury Trial (in person intensive)

During this intensive day and in a collaborative environment, attendees will receive guidance on jury trial advocacy skills, through presentations, demonstrations and commentary, from a panel of highly experienced and well-regarded presenters.

Presenters: Paul Dacre QC; Marie Dyhrberg QC; Simon Lance, Barrister, City Chambers; Julie-Anne Kincade, Barrister, Blackstone Chambers; Guyon Foley, Barrister; Denise Wallwork, Barrister, Liberty Law; Annabel Maxwell-Scott, Barrister, Vesus Chambers; Maxine Pitch, Principal, Maxine Pitch Lawyer | Chair: His Honour Judge McNaughton
Seminar CPD7.25hrs
Members $325.00
Non-members $435.00
Early bird pricing ends 26/04/2019
Group pricing available

Auckland South

Cross-Examination Workshop July 2019

Cross-Examination can make or break your case. In this learn-by-doing workshop, you will get to test your cross-examination skills and 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. Test your practical skills.

Presenters: Facilitators: Paul Dacre QC, Paul Borich QC, Marie Dyhrberg QC, Rachael Reed QC, Ish Jayanandan, Sam McMullan, Denise Wallwork, Julie-Ann Kincade | Moderators:Judge Andree Wiltens, Judge Sharp, Judge Winter, Judge Bergseng
Workshop CPD4hrs
Members $240.00
Non-members $435.00