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Auckland Central

Beyond Borders: Serving Proceedings Outside NZ & Enforcing Foreign Judgments in NZ (live stream)

In an increasingly connected world and with much of modern life conducted online, you might need to know about suing overseas-based defendants and enforcing judgments obtained overseas sooner than you think. This seminar will delve into the respective legalities and practicalities involved.

Presenters: Julian Brown, Senior Associate, Chapman Tripp; Nicholas Wood, Senior Associate, Chapman Tripp
Live Stream CPD1.5hrs
Members $100.00
Non-members $145.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Beyond Borders: Serving Proceedings Outside NZ & Enforcing Foreign Judgments in NZ (in person)

In an increasingly connected world and with much of modern life conducted online, you might need to know about suing overseas-based defendants and enforcing judgments obtained overseas sooner than you think. This seminar will delve into the respective legalities and practicalities involved.

Presenters: Julian Brown, Senior Associate, Chapman Tripp; Nicholas Wood, Senior Associate, Chapman Tripp
Seminar CPD1.5hrs
Members $100.00
Non-members $145.00
Group pricing available

Residential Care Subsidies after Broadbent – Where to from here? (Webinar)

What does the recent Court of Appeal decision in Broadbent really mean for residential care subsidies, and how should practitioners be advising their clients in the light of it? This webinar will provide insights into the decision (it doesn’t answer everything), its effect on residential care subsidies, and where applicable, guidance on advising clients going forward.

Presenters: Vicki Ammundsen, Director, Vicki Ammundsen Trust Law Limited; Theresa Donnelly, Senior Solicitor, Public Trust
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $90.00
Non-members $130.00
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; Denise Wallwork; Julie-Anne Kincade; Aieyah Shendi | Moderators:Judge Andrée Wiltens; Judge David Sharp; Judge Winter; Judge Bergseng
Workshop CPD4hrs
Members $240.00
Non-members $435.00
Auckland Central

Health and Safety and Employment Law: An Uneasy Interface (in person)

This seminar, premised on a notifiable incident involving injury, will highlight those areas where health and safety and employment law meet, explore the issues that can arise and suggest possible solutions.

Presenters: John Rooney, Partner, Simpson Grierson; Liz Coats, Partner, Bell Gully | Chair: His Honour Judge McIlraith
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Health and Safety and Employment Law: An Uneasy Interface (live stream)

This seminar, premised on a notifiable incident involving injury, will highlight those areas where health and safety and employment law meet, explore the issues that can arise and suggest possible solutions.

Presenters: John Rooney, Partner, Simpson Grierson; Liz Coats, Partner, Bell Gully | Chair: His Honour Judge McIlraith
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

Transferring Property Obligations: Nomination, Assignment and Novation (Webinar)

Although a common feature of many property transactions, the uses and potential pitfalls of nomination, assignment and novation are not always well understood. This session will consider the similarities and differences between each option and how they may affect common property agreements.

Presenters: Kevin Glover, Barrister, Shortland Chambers; Robert Huse, Partner, Anderson Lloyd
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Communicating in a High-Tech World (in person)

This interactive seminar is designed to answer your questions, with real-world examples, on problems and risks surrounding communication in the high-tech world in which the legal profession operates.

Presenters: Lloyd Gallagher, Principal, Gallagher & Co; Arran Hunt, Partner, Stace Hammond; Emona Numanga, Registered Legal Executive, Anthony Harper; Rhys Kerrigan, IT Advisor, Kinetics Group Limited | Chair: Geoff Hardy, Partner, Martelli McKegg
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Communicating in a High-Tech World (live stream)

This interactive seminar is designed to answer your questions, with real-world examples, on problems and risks surrounding communication in the high-tech world in which the legal profession operates.

Presenters: Lloyd Gallagher, Principal, Gallagher & Co; Arran Hunt, Partner, Stace Hammond; Emona Numanga, Registered Legal Executive, Anthony Harper; Rhys Kerrigan, IT Advisor, Kinetics Group Limited | Chair: Geoff Hardy, Partner, Martelli McKegg
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Construction Law: Is it Really Fit for Purpose? (in person)

A raft of construction company failures, protracted disputes and proposed legislative changes suggest that construction law does not provide a satisfactory framework to deal with the present demands of the industry. This seminar will explore key areas where problems exist, how to advise clients on these and what might be done in the future to improve matters

Presenters: Geoff Hardy, Partner, Martelli McKegg; Ariana Stuart, Senior Associate, Kensington Swan; Scott Thompson, Senior Associate, MinterEllisonRuddWatts | Chair: Janine Stewart, Partner, MinterEllisonRuddWatts
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Construction Law: Is it Really Fit for Purpose? (live stream)

A raft of construction company failures, protracted disputes and proposed legislative changes suggest that construction law does not provide a satisfactory framework to deal with the present demands of the industry. This seminar will explore key areas where problems exist, how to advise clients on these and what might be done in the future to improve matters

Presenters: Geoff Hardy, Partner, Martelli McKegg; Ariana Stuart, Senior Associate, Kensington Swan; Scott Thompson, Senior Associate, MinterEllisonRuddWatts | Chair: Janine Stewart, Partner, MinterEllisonRuddWatts
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Civil Litigation Series: The Final Stages (in person)

After trial or other disposal of a proceeding, your client’s expectations might well be different from commercial reality. This seminar will delve into the procedural and practical twists and turns that a matter can take at this point, and provide guidance on preparing the client for what will – or could be – in store.

Presenters: Martin Smith, Partner, Gilbert Walker; Linda Hui, Senior Solicitor, DLA Piper
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Civil Litigation Series: The Final Stages (live stream)

After trial or other disposal of a proceeding, your client’s expectations might well be different from commercial reality. This seminar will delve into the procedural and practical twists and turns that a matter can take at this point, and provide guidance on preparing the client for what will – or could be – in store.

Presenters: Martin Smith, Partner, Gilbert Walker; Linda Hui, Senior Solicitor, DLA Piper
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Successful Settlements: Making the Most of a Mediation Process (in person)

With mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution the norm for the disposal of most litigation in New Zealand, best practice requires that the lawyers acting are involved with making crucial decisions. This seminar aims to assist litigators with the ins and outs of the mediation process.

Presenters: Paul Dale QC; Warren Sowerby, Mediator; Cecily Brick, Partner, Fee Langstone | Chair The Honourable Rodney Hansen CNZM QC
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Successful Settlements: Making the Most of a Mediation Process (live stream)

With mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution the norm for the disposal of most litigation in New Zealand, best practice requires that the lawyers acting are involved with making crucial decisions. This seminar aims to assist litigators with the ins and outs of the mediation process.

Presenters: Paul Dale QC; Warren Sowerby, Mediator; Cecily Brick, Partner, Fee Langstone | Chair The Honourable Rodney Hansen CNZM QC
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

Giving it Away Before Death: The Ins and Outs of Gifting (Webinar)

Gifting as an estate planning tool or as a way of assisting children into the property market is increasingly common. This session constitutes a valid gift. It will also focus on how to deal with undue influence from family members wanting gifts and issues that arise in respect of relationship property and family protection and testamentary promises.

Presenters: Alison Gilbert, Partner, Brookfields
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Arbitration in Action: Principles, Process and Practicalities (in person)

This practical work-through, using a common fact scenario, will shed light on the arbitration process so that attendees can feel more comfortable about choosing - and conducting - this ADR option.

Presenters: Royden Hindle; Polly Pope, Partner, Russell McVeagh; Anna Kirk, Barrister, Bankside Chambers; Jeremy Johnson, Partner, Wynn Williams
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Arbitration in Action: Principles, Process and Practicalities (live stream)

This practical work-through, using a common fact scenario, will shed light on the arbitration process so that attendees can feel more comfortable about choosing - and conducting - this ADR option.

Presenters: Royden Hindle; Polly Pope, Partner, Russell McVeagh; Anna Kirk, Barrister, Bankside Chambers; Jeremy Johnson, Partner, Wynn Williams
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available