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Trade Marks: Protecting Your Clients’ IP (Webinar)

Trade marks have great commercial value in today’s competitive markets. This means that there is much to consider when registering a trade mark or endeavouring to ensure it is not infringed. Find out how trade marks need to be considered in commercial transactions, how to secure and register trade marks, and how to deal with disputes relating to them.

Presenters: Jenni Rutter, Partner, Kensington Swan; Rachel Colley, Partner, Create IP
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $90.00
Non-members $130.00
Group pricing available

Auckland Central

Health and Safety: The Year in Review (in person)

The past year has seen the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 come of age. There have been cases and appeals which have elucidated the calculation of fines; a number of enforceable undertakings have been approved with approaches now clearer and the role of restorative justice in health and safety cases has gained increasing recognition.

Presenters: Garth Gallaway, Partner, Chapman Tripp; Simon Humphries, DGM Investigations & Specialist Services, Technical Support Service, WorkSafe; Helen Bowen, Barrister; Grant Nicholson, Partner, Kensington Swan | Chair: Fletcher Pilditch, Barrister, Richmond Chamber
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Health and Safety: The Year in Review (live stream)

The past year has seen the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 come of age. There have been cases and appeals which have elucidated the calculation of fines; a number of enforceable undertakings have been approved with approaches now clearer and the role of restorative justice in health and safety cases has gained increasing recognition.

Presenters: Garth Gallaway, Partner, Chapman Tripp; Simon Humphries, DGM Investigations & Specialist Services, Technical Support Service, WorkSafe; Helen Bowen, Barrister; Grant Nicholson, Partner, Kensington Swan | Chair: Fletcher Pilditch, Barrister, Richmond Chamber
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Youth Court: Best Practice Procedures (in person)

This seminar will highlight best practice procedures which can be adopted to ensure the most positive outcome for all parties involved. It will be highly relevant to those involved in Youth Justice outside of Manukau as well practitioners practising in other jurisdictions.

Presenters: A member of the Police Prosecution Service; Gary Earley, Barrister; Dr Karmyn Billing, Clinical Psychologist, Lead Clinician, Regional Youth Forensic Service; Rebecca Keenan, Barrister | Chair: His Honour Judge Fitzgerald
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

The Youth Court: Best Practice Procedures (live stream)

This seminar will highlight best practice procedures which can be adopted to ensure the most positive outcome for all parties involved. It will be highly relevant to those involved in Youth Justice outside of Manukau as well practitioners practising in other jurisdictions.

Presenters: A member of the Police Prosecution Service Gary Earley, Barrister; Dr Karmyn Billing, Clinical Psychologist, Lead Clinician, Regional Youth Forensic Service; Rebecca Keenan, Barrister | Chair: His Honour Judge Fitzgerald
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Burning Issues in Employment Law Forum 2018

Looking at such flaming issues as the conflagratory question of gig economies and dependent contractors, the sweltering problem of mental health and the employment process, together with the incalescence of the Labour Inspectorate, this eighteenth annual forum will set you alight and leave you in a pyrexia of enthusiasm for the fiery furnace that is employment law.

Presenters: Christie Hall, Director and Employment and Health and Safety Leader, EY Law; Jim Roberts, Partner, Hesketh Henry; Graeme Colgan, Barrister | Chair: Philippa Muir, Partner, Simpson Grierson
Forum CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

The Administration of Estates. Dealing with those Thorny Issues (Webinar)

The Administration of Estates is often a matter of routine, but increasingly more complex or tricky situations arise. This webinar will look at some of the more difficult scenarios that may face practitioners in this area of law and offer guidance on how to deal with them.

Presenters: Alison Gilbert, Partner, Brookfields; Paula Keuning, Senior Solicitor, Brookfields
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available
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

Your Legal Business: Technology – Tackling It, Taking It On and Transforming Your Practice (in person)

This seminar will help you with Cloud computing, dealing with IT companies, the digital/paperless office, the remote/virtual office, storage solutions and future-proofing – and get you thinking about how to approach these matters, or improve them, in your particular practice. More details coming soon.

Presenters: Don Thomas, Director, Thomas & Co (incorporating Titirangi Law Centre); Arran Hunt, Principal, Virt Law; Lloyd Gallagher, Principal, Gallagher & Co; Hayley Weber, Office Manager, WRMK Lawyers and Managing Consultant, PageZERO | Chair: Geoff Hardy, Partner, Martelli McKegg
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Your Legal Business: Technology – Tackling It, Taking It On and Transforming Your Practice (live stream)

This seminar will help you with Cloud computing, dealing with IT companies, the digital/paperless office, the remote/virtual office, storage solutions and future-proofing – and get you thinking about how to approach these matters, or improve them, in your particular practice. More details coming soon.

Presenters: Don Thomas, Director, Thomas & Co (incorporating Titirangi Law Centre); Arran Hunt, Principal, Virt Law; Lloyd Gallagher, Principal, Gallagher & Co; Hayley Weber, Office Manager, WRMK Lawyers and Managing Consultant, PageZERO | Chair: Geoff Hardy, Partner, Martelli McKegg
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

Litigation Guardians – Looking After Others and Looking After Yourself (Webinar)

This session will look at the various reasons why a trust may be wound-up and the different ways that this can be achieved. In addition, it will highlight the principal issues to bear in mind including the question of indemnity, and address some of the practicalities that need to be dealt with.

Presenters: Robyn von Keisenberg, Barrister; Zannah Johnston, Crown Counsel
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available

The Sale of Goods Legislation – Principles, Problems and Pitfalls (Webinar)

Most lawyers will be familiar with the Sale of Goods Act 1908. But that Act doesn’t even exist anymore! Apart from its name, what has changed – and what has stayed the same – in respect of the law about a contract which is entered into thousands of times a day in New Zealand? Presented by the author of Sale of Goods in New Zealand, this webinar will cover key content (but without mention of carbolic smoke balls!).

Presenters: Nicholas Wood, Senior Associate, Chapman Tripp
Webinar CPD1.25hrs
Members $90.00
Non-members $130.00
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 $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Public and Private Legal Rights: Practical Applications, Key Implications (in person)

With reference to key judgments, this seminar will look at the relevance of contractual rights to relief in judicial review proceedings. What is the effect of a judicial review on a third party who contracts with the Crown? When should their rights be lost, as a result of an error on the Crown's part; when should they be retained? How best is this issue addressed in an application for review? The practical applications and implications will be considered, including in the context of Resource Management Act matters.

Presenters: Seb Bisley, Partner, Buddle Findlay; Dave Randal, Partner, Buddle Findlay | Chair The Honourable Justice Asher
Seminar CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available
Auckland Central

Public and Private Legal Rights: Practical Applications, Key Implications (live stream)

With reference to key judgments, this seminar will look at the relevance of contractual rights to relief in judicial review proceedings. What is the effect of a judicial review on a third party who contracts with the Crown? When should their rights be lost, as a result of an error on the Crown's part; when should they be retained? How best is this issue addressed in an application for review? The practical applications and implications will be considered, including in the context of Resource Management Act matters.

Presenters: Seb Bisley, Partner, Buddle Findlay; Dave Randal, Partner, Buddle Findlay | Chair The Honourable Justice Asher
Live Stream CPD2hrs
Members $130.00
Non-members $185.00
Group pricing available

Trusts: Winding-up without Getting Wound Up (Webinar)

This session will look at the various reasons why a trust may be wound-up and the different ways that this can be achieved. In addition, it will highlight the principal issues to bear in mind including the question of indemnity, and address some of the practicalities that need to be dealt with.

Presenters: Juliet Moses, Partner, TGT Legal
Webinar CPD1hr
Members $80.00
Non-members $115.00
Group pricing available

Auckland South

Cross-Examination Workshop 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; Ish Jayanandan; Paul Borich QC; Sam McMullan; Marie Dyhrberg QC; Denise Wallwork; Rachael Reed QC | Moderators: Judge Gus Andrée Wiltens; Judge David Sharp; Judge Gerard Winter; Judge John Bergseng
Workshop CPD4hrs
Members $240.00
Non-members $435.00
Group pricing available