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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; Paul Borich QC; Ish Jayanandan; Denise Wallwork; Tiffany Cooper; Sam McMullan | Moderators: Judge Gus Andrée Wiltens; Judge David Sharp; Judge Gerard Winter; Judge John Bergseng
Workshop CPD3hrs
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 webinar 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

The AML/CFT Toolkit Series: (3) Customer Due Diligence (in person)

Simply stated, the more you know about your client and how they operate, the more likely it is you will be able to readily identify when something doesn’t add up. This session will look at the timing of Customer Due Diligence (CDD), and discuss how you can incorporate this into your practice’s operating procedures, as well as the three types of due

Presenters: Fiona Hall, Barrister and Solicitor; Vincent McCartney, Verifi Identity Services
Seminar CPD1.5hrs
Members $100.00
Non-members $145.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The AML/CFT Toolkit Series: (3) Customer Due Diligence (live stream)

Simply stated, the more you know about your client and how they operate, the more likely it is you will be able to readily identify when something doesn’t add up. This session will look at the timing of Customer Due Diligence (CDD), and discuss how you can incorporate this into your practice’s operating procedures, as well as the three types of due

Presenters: Fiona Hall, Barrister and Solicitor; Vincent McCartney, Verifi Identity Services
Live Stream CPD1.5hrs
Members $100.00
Non-members $145.00
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 Lawyers; 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 Lawyers; 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
Auckland Central

Vulnerable Witnesses and Defendants: The Use of a Communication Assistant (in person)

The use of a communication assistant (CA) is a new and fast-growing feature of the New Zealand justice system. While guided by international practices, there is a need to understand the issues and processes for engaging a CA within our own context. This seminar will offer practical suggestions for meeting the needs of a vulnerable witness or defendant.

Presenters: Clare McCann, SLT and Communication Assistant, The University of Auckland Michelle Bonetti, SLT and Communication Assistant, Moretalk; David Niven, Barrister; Jo Murdoch, Partner, Meredith Connell | Chair: His Honour Judge Collins
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Vulnerable Witnesses and Defendants: The Use of a Communication Assistant (live stream)

The use of a communication assistant (CA) is a new and fast-growing feature of the New Zealand justice system. While guided by international practices, there is a need to understand the issues and processes for engaging a CA within our own context. This seminar will offer practical suggestions for meeting the needs of a vulnerable witness or defendant.

Presenters: Clare McCann, SLT and Communication Assistant, The University of Auckland Michelle Bonetti, SLT and Communication Assistant, Moretalk; David Niven, Barrister; Jo Murdoch, Partner, Meredith Connell | Chair: His Honour Judge Russell Collins
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Te Ao Maori and the Law: Navigating Pathways (in person)

Te Ao Maori, or the Maori dimension, is an integral element of the practise of law in New Zealand. Its application isn’t restricted solely to matters regarding the Treaty of Waitangi or Maori Land Courts, but has a far more wide-ranging application.

Presenters: John Kahukiwa, Partner, Corban Revell; Te Kani Williams, Partner, Wackrow Williams & Davies Limited; Kingi Snelgar, Barrister, Manuka Chambers; Khylee Quince, Senior Lecturer, AUT | Chair: His Honour Judge Heemi Taumaunu
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Te Ao Maori and the Law: Navigating Pathways (live stream)

Te Ao Maori, or the Maori dimension, is an integral element of the practise of law in New Zealand. Its application isn’t restricted solely to matters regarding the Treaty of Waitangi or Maori Land Courts, but has a far more wide-ranging application.

Presenters: John Kahukiwa, Partner, Corban Revell; Te Kani Williams, Partner, Wackrow Williams & Davies Limited; Kingi Snelgar, Barrister, Manuka Chambers; Khylee Quince, Senior Lecturer, AUT | Chair: His Honour Judge Heemi Taumaunu
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $125.00
Non-members $180.00
Group pricing available

The Future is Here: What Blockchain Means for you and your Client (Webinar)

Blockchain, however mysterious and futuristic it may seem, is already a commercial reality. Its application in a legal context is extensive and set to become even more so. For lawyers being able to understand the technology and engage with clients who are using it will be an essential aspect of practice.

Presenters: Associate Professor Alex Sims, Department of Commercial Law, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Auckland
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
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

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

Words On Trial (Webinar)

Expert forensic linguistic evidence helped unmask the 1996 Unabomber, revealed the author of Primary Colours and in New Zealand assisted with the Carmen Thomas murder case, the acquittal of David Bain, and the resolution of a trademark dispute between Intercity and the Naked Bus.Forensic linguistics is the application of linguistic knowledge.

Presenters: Dr Bronwen Innes, Honorary Research Fellow
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $75.00
Non-members $105.00
Group pricing available