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  • Privacy Law Update: New Privacy Reform and GDPR and your Agency

Presented by Jane Parker, Partner and Kate Anderson, Senior Associate, MinterEllisonRuddWatts

  • Confidentiality, Privacy, Free Speech and the Public Interest: Where are we at?

Presented by Daniel Kalderimis, Partner, Chapman Tripp

  • Statutory Interpretation: Update on Recent Developments

Presented by Matthew Smith, Barrister, Thorndon chambers

  • Update on New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990 

Presented by Esther Watt, Barrister and Duncan Ballinger, Junior Barrister, Stout Street Chambers

Paper Code: CD193NZA06

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  • Privacy Law Update: New Privacy Reform and GDPR and your Agency

Presented by Jane Parker, Partner and Kate Anderson, Senior Associate, MinterEllisonRuddWatts

  • Confidentiality, Privacy, Free Speech and the Public Interest: Where are we at?

Presented by Daniel Kalderimis, Partner, Chapman Tripp

  • Statutory Interpretation: Update on Recent Developments

Presented by Matthew Smith, Barrister, Thorndon chambers

  • Update on New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990 

Presented by Esther Watt, Barrister and Duncan Ballinger, Junior Barrister, Stout Street Chambers

Paper Code: CD192NZW02

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  • Family Law Update

Presented by Shelley Stevenson, Barrister and Family Law Specialist 

  • Developments in Trusts Law

Presented by David McLay, Barrister, Barristers.Comm

  • Rules of Court and Access to Justice

Presented by Jason McHerron, Barrister, Woodward Street Chambers

  • Effective Drafting: What is Required for Proper Pleadings

Presented by Dan Parker, Partner, Parker and Associates

Paper Code: CD192NZW01

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Date: February 2018
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Employment Law Update

Presented by Amanda Douglas, Partner, Wynn Williams

Immigration Update: Key Changes to the Essential Skills and Skilled Migrant Category and the Implications Thus Far

Presented by Karen Justice, Licensed Immigration Adviser, New Era Consulting

Removal of Trustees

Presented by Ingrid Taylor, Partner, Taylor Shaw

The Commerce Act and New Cartel Provisions: What you Need to Understand to Protect Your Corporate Arrangements

Presented by Andy Matthews, Principal, Matthews Law

Post Earthquake(s) Building and Insurance Issues

Presented by Grant Shand, Principal, Grant Shand

Resource Consenting: Recent Developments of General Application for your Clients and your Practice

Presented by Alex Booker, Senior Associate and Sarah Eveleigh, Senior Associate, Anderson Lloyd

Overseas Investment: A Changing Regime?

Presented by Christina Lefever, Associate, Duncan Cotterill

Paper Code: CD182NZC01

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Building & Construction

Date: March 2018
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Direct Payment Arrangements with Contractors and Subcontractors

Presented by Dan Williams, Senior Associate, Anderson Lloyd

Engineer to the Contract: Is this Dual Role Working?

Presented by Nick Gillies, Partner, Hesketh Henry

Contracting with Unit Title Body Corporates: Dealing with Dysfunction

Presented by Dave Barr, Senior Associate, Simpson Grierson

Case in Brief, Updates and Recent Developments

Presented by Glen Holm-Hansen, Senior Associate and Hannah Yiu, Senior Solicitor, Hesketh Henry

Cladding and Fire Safety: Responsibility or Liability? Presented by Helen Macfarlane, Partner, Hesketh Henry

Dispute Resolution: Surveying the Options in a Digital Age

Presented by Royden Hindle, Barrister, Bankside Chambers

Paper Code: CD183NZA06

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Date: February 2018
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The Commerce Act and New Cartel Provisions: What you Need to Understand to Protect Your Corporate Arrangements

Presented by Andy Matthews, Principal, Matthews Law

Post Earthquake(s) Building and Insurance Issues

Presented by Grant Shand, Principal, Grant Shand

Paper Code: CD182NZC01

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Corporate & Commercial

  • Real Estate Agents’ Disclosure Obligations and Practical Advice for your Clients

Presented by Tim Rea, Barrister, Southern Cross Chambers

Paper Code: CD196NZA05

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  • Insurance litigation and General Case Update

Presented by Kiri Harkess, Partner, McElroys

  • Insurance for Lawyers as Trustees

Presented by Peter Hunt, Partner, McElroys

  • Update on Professional Indemnity Insurance

Presented by Christina Bryant, Partner, Hesketh Henry

Paper Code: CD196NZA06

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  • Emotional Intelligence (EQ): What is it? How Can you Leverage it to be Effective in your Role?

Presented by Shelley Eden, Partner, Shieff Angland 

  • Cognitive Bias in Ethical Decision Making for In-House Counsel

Presented by Paul Sills, Barrister

Paper Code: CD196NZA10

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  • Covenants and Encumbrances in the Context of Unit Titles and Body Corporates

Presented Tim Rainey, Barrister, FortyEight Shortland Chambers

  • Navigating Body Corporate Disputes and Dysfunction or Litigation

Presented by John Burley, Partner, McVeagh Flemming

  • Short-Stay Accommodation: Rights and Obligations

Presented by Vicki Toan, Partner, Glaister, Ennor

Paper Code: CD196NZA04

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  • Preparation of Shareholder Agreements in Practice

Presented by Steve Dukeson, Proprietor, Dukesons Business Law

  • Shareholder Agreements: Exit Provisions and Other Key Considerations

Presented by Chris Lee, Partner, Hesketh Henry

  • Resolving Disputes Associated with Shareholder Agreements

Presented by Bret Gustafson, Barrister

Paper Code: CD196NZA09

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  • Overseas Investment Act in a Rural Context

Presented by Christina Lefever, Special Counsel, Duncan Cotterill

  • Employment Law and the Rural Sector: Ten Ways to Keep Employers Out of Trouble

Presented by Alison Maelzer, Partner, Hesketh Henry

  • Trust Restructuring and Resettlements: Generational Change

Presented by Jarrod Walker, Partner, Chapman Tripp

Paper Code: CD196NZA01

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  • NZ Consumer Law Update: Key Developments to Keep on Your Radar

Presented by Troy Pilkington, Partner, Russell McVeagh 

  • Implications of the GDPR and Privacy for In-House Counsel

Presented by Rachel O’Brien, Senior Associate, Russell McVeagh

  • Hot Topics and Trends in Employment: What In-House Counsel Need to Know

Presented by Jessie Lapthorne, Partner, Duncan Cotterill 

  • In-House Lawyers: Instructing Consciously for Culture 

Presented by Anton Smith, Corporate Counsel, 2degrees

Paper Code: CD193NZA01

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  • Ownership Structuring: What, Why and When

Presented By Patrick Learmonth, Partner Stace Hammond Lawyers; Convener Complaints Committee, Franchise Association of New Zealand 

  • Cartel and Other Potential Issues Arising During the Life of a Franchise

Presented by Darryl King, Partner – Business Law Team, Jackson Russell Lawyers; Legal and Regulatory Committee, Franchise Association of New Zealand

  • Due Diligence: Advising Prospective Franchisees 

Presented by Sarah Pilcher, The Franchise Lawyer

  • The Termination of Franchises and Typical Disputes

Presented by Deirdre Watson, Barrister; Board Member, Franchise Association of New Zealand

Paper Code: CD1810NZA05

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Date: February 2018
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The Commerce Act and New Cartel Provisions: What you Need to Understand to Protect Your Corporate Arrangements

Presented by Andy Matthews, Principal, Matthews Law

Post Earthquake(s) Building and Insurance Issues

Presented by Grant Shand, Principal, Grant Shand

Paper Code: CD182NZC01

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Date: November 2017
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Shareholder Agreements: Exit Provisions and Other Key Considerations

Presented by Steven Dukeson, Director, Dukesons Business Law

Resolving Disputes Associated with Shareholder Agreements

Presented by Bret Gustafson, Barrister

Paper Code: CD1711NZA1

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November 2017
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Tread with Caution: Exposure to Conflicts of Interest, Risk and Negligence

Presented by Margaret A Helen Macfarlane, Partner, Hesketh Henry

Professional Indemnity: Recent Decisions of Interest

Presented by Kiri Harkess, Partner, McElroys

The Enigma of Causation and Exclusion Clauses

Presented by Iva Rosic, Partner, Gilbert Walker

Paper Code: CD1711NZA03

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Date: November 2017
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Buying and Selling Franchises: Key Considerations

Presented by Deirdre Watson, Barrister, Board Member, Franchise Association of New Zealand and Sarah Pilcher, CEO, The Franchise Lawyer

Intellectual Property Issues in the Sale and Purchase of a Business

Presented by Scott Yorke, Partner, Bowie Yorke

Paper Code: CD1711NZA11

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Date: November 2017
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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: Crucial Information for Your Role

Presented by Christine Linton, Partner, Duncan Cotterill; Committee Member, Blockchain Association of New Zealand and Jonathan Ewing, Blockchain Solutions Architect and Consultant

Managing Legal Professional Privilege and Avoiding Waiver

  • The scope of legal professional privilege: what is (and is not) covered
  • Lawyer-client relationship in the in-house context
  • Litigation privilege for in-house counsel, including when dealing with external legal counsel or independent experts
  • Express or implied waiver of privilege: practical tips to minimise the risk of waiver, including when sending internal communications

Presented by Jonathan Scragg, Partner, Duncan Cotterill

Paper Code: CD1711NZA01

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Date: March 2017
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Strategic Thinking for Resolving In-House Issues

Presented by Paul Sills, Barrister & Mediator (AAMINZ)

Employment Contracts: Tips and Traps for In- House Lawyers

Presented by Robbie Bryant, Barrister, Blair Edwards - Employment Lawyers; Chancery Chambers (Auckland) and Blackstone Chambers (Hamilton)

Paper Code: CD173NZA03

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Date: February 2017
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Insolvency Law Update

Presented by Glen Ryan, Partner, White Fox & Jones Lawyers

Effective Evidence and Advocacy for all Lawyers

Presented by Malcolm Wallace, Barrister, Canterbury Chambers

Paper Code: CD172NZC01C

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Crime

  • Recent and Noteworthy Decisions on Evidence

Presented by Maree Cross, Barrister, Lorne Street Chambers 

  • A Focus on Expert Opinion Evidence

Presented by Rachael Reed QC, City Chambers

  • Challenging the Legality of Search Powers in Drug Trials

Presented by Katie Hogan, Barrister, City Chambers 

  • Cross-Examination: What to Do When it All Goes Wrong…

Presented by Julie-Anne Kincade, Barrister, Blackstone Chambers

Paper Code: CD199NZA05

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  • Recent and Noteworthy Decisions on Evidence

Presented by Maree Cross, Barrister, Lorne Street Chambers 

  • A Focus on Expert Opinion Evidence

Presented by Rachael Reed QC, City Chambers

  • Challenging the Legality of Search Powers in Drug Trials

Presented by Katie Hogan, Barrister, City Chambers 

  • Cross-Examination: What to Do When it All Goes Wrong…

Presented by Julie-Anne Kincade, Barrister, Blackstone Chambers

Paper Code: CD193NZA12

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Date: March 2018
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ss 83-101 Evidence Act 2006: Questioning of Witnesses (Duties and Limits)

Presented by Todd Simmonds, Barrister, Lorne Street Chambers

Audio Video Links (AVL) and the Courts (Remote Participation) Amendment Act 2016

Presented by Emma Priest, Barrister, Blackstone Chambers

Current Issues in Sentencing

Presented by Gareth Kayes, Director, Kayes Fletcher Walker

Case Law Update: Recent Appellate Decisions

Presented by Nicholas Chisnall, Barrister, Blackstone Chambers

Paper Code: CD183NZA07

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Date: March 2017
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Sentencing and Parole: Areas of Conflict

Presented by Marie Dyhrberg QC

Criminal Proceeds

Presented by Katie Hogan, Crown Prosecutor, Kayes Fletcher Walker

Oral Evidence Orders for Defence Lawyers

Presented by David Dickinson, Barrister, Sentinel Chambers

Criminal Case Law Update

Presented by Honor Ford, Barrister, Shortland Chambers

Paper Code: CD173NZA05

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Education

  • Student Bullying and Discrimination Legalities Guidance Counsellors Need to Know

Presented by Shan Wilson, Partner, Simpson Grierson

  • Supporting young people as they navigate challenges online

Presented by Pauline Spence, Education Advisor, Netsafe

  • Understanding the Legal Requirements of Pastoral Care

Presented by Gretchen Stone, Partner, Harrison Stone

  • Self-harm and Suicide Attempts: Risk Assessment

Presented by Renee Mathews, Clinical Manager, LifeLine Aeotearoa

  • Sharing Information to Keep Students and Staff Safe

Presented by Daimhin Warner, Director, Simply Privacy

  • Family Conflict: Navigating Parent Separation, Family Court Orders and Protection Orders

Presented by Ian Telford, Barrister, Quadrant Chambers

  • Preparing for Court Proceedings and Giving Evidence

Presented by Alex Winsley, Senior Solicitor, Simpson Grierson

Paper Code: CD196NZA03

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Date: September 2018
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THE NEW RESTRAINT AND SECLUSION GUIDELINES: Challenges with Student Discipline: A School's Rights and Responsibilities

Presented by Sally McKechnie, Partner, Simpson Grierson

Employment Issues: Mental Illness and Performance Concerns

Presented by Peter Cullen, Partner and Chris Scarrott, Lawyer, Cullen - the Employment Law Firm

Legal Risks Regarding School Property

Presented by Sarah Townsend, Partner, Duncan Cotterill

Intellectual Property Considerations for your School

Presented by Kate Duckworth, Principal, Kate Duckworth Intellectual Property Limited

Paper Code: CD189NZW01

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Date: September 2018
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THE NEW RESTRAINT AND SECLUSION GUIDELINES: Challenges with Student Discipline: A School's Rights and Responsibilities

Presented by Sally McKechnie, Partner, Simpson Grierson

Understanding Employee Mental Health and Performance Issues

Presented by Gretchen Stone, Partner, Harrison Stone

Managing Workplace Investigations in Your School

Presented by Fiona McMillan, Partner, Lane Neave

Compensation for Hurt and Humiliation is Changing: What does this mean for Schools?

Presented by Catherine Stewart, Barrister and Daniel Church, Junior Barrister Chancery Chambers

Paper Code: CD189NZA01

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Date: March 2018
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The Vulnerable Children Act and Implications for Schools

Presented by Carolyn Heaton, Partner and John Goddard, Associate, Morrison Kent Lawyers

Working with Police when a Child Discloses, the Family Court Process in Child Protection Cases and the Vital Role of Schools

Presented by Shelley Stevenson, Barrister and Natasha Allan, Detective Senior Sergeant, National Coordinator Child Protection, National Sexual Violence & Child Protection Team, National Criminal Investigations Group

Settle or Sue? Historic Abuse Claims in the Education Context

Presented by Sonja Cooper, Principal and Courtney McCulloch, Associate, Cooper Legal

The Privacy Act: What Employers and Educators Need to Know

Presented by Hamish Kynaston, Partner and Jennifer Howes, Senior Solicitor, Buddle Findlay

Citizenship Online: Blurred Boundaries or Clear as Mud?

Presented by Anjie Webster, Education Advisor and Ben Thomas, Legal Advisor, NetSafe

Bullying in an Education Law Setting

Presented by Geoff Davenport, Partner, McBride Davenport James

The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

Presented by Peter Cullen, Partner and Chris Scarrott, Lawyer, Cullen - The Employment Law Firm

Paper Code: CD183NZW02

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Date: March 2018
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The Vulnerable Children Act and Implications for Schools

Presented by Carolyn Heaton, Partner and John Goddard, Associate, Morrison Kent Lawyers

Working with Police when a Child Discloses, the Family Court Process in Child Protection Cases and the Vital Role of Schools

Presented by Shelley Stevenson, Barrister and Natasha Allan, Detective Senior Sergeant, National Coordinator Child Protection, National Sexual Violence & Child Protection Team, National Criminal Investigations Group

Settle or Sue? Historic Abuse Claims in the Education Context

Presented by Sonja Cooper, Principal and Courtney McCulloch, Associate, Cooper Legal

Paper Code: CD183NZW02A

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Date: March 2018
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The Privacy Act: What Employers and Educators Need to Know

Presented by Hamish Kynaston, Partner and Jennifer Howes, Senior Solicitor, Buddle Findlay

Citizenship Online: Blurred Boundaries or Clear as Mud?

Presented by Anjie Webster, Education Advisor and Ben Thomas, Legal Advisor, NetSafe

Bullying in an Education Law Setting

Presented by Geoff Davenport, Partner, McBride Davenport James

The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

Presented by Peter Cullen, Partner and Chris Scarrott, Lawyer, Cullen - The Employment Law Firm

Paper Code: CD183NZW02B

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Date: March 2018
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Recent and Upcoming Legislative Changes in Employment Law

Presented by Sherridan Cook, Partner, Buddle Findlay; Tier 1 Employment, Legal 500 2017

The Latest Issues in Employment Law for Schools

Presented by Catherine Stewart, Barrister, Chancery Chambers

Performance and Misconduct Issues in the Real World and Online

Presented by Gretchen Stone, Partner, Harrison Stone

Cyber Bullying, Online Grooming and Harassment Issues

Presented by Sergeant George Grove, Counties-Manukau Police District HQ

Paper Code: CD183NZA03

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Date: February 2018
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Real Risks Facing Schools Today: It's Not All About Bullying

Presented by Sarah Townsend, Partner, Duncan Cotterill

Effectively Managing Substandard Performance

Presented by David Beck, Principal, SB Law

Disciplinary Process and How to Manage Personal Grievances

Presented by Ashley-Jayne Lodge, Senior Associate, Cavell Leitch

Paper Code: CD182NZC02A

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Date: September 2017
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Changes to the Care and Protection Regime for Children

Presented by Sarah Hughes, Barrister

PANEL DISCUSSION: New Zealand's Education System Overhaul: Exploring the Education (Update) Amendment Act 2017

Panellists:
Rob Gold, Principal Adviser - Employment, New Zealand Schools Trustee Association
Sarah Hughes, Barrister

Here a Vet. There a Vet. Everywhere a Police Vet: Education Vetting in New Zealand

Presented by Rob Gold, Principal Adviser - Employment, New Zealand Schools Trustee Association

Managing the Principal/Board of Trustees Relationship

Presented by Geoff Davenport, Partner, McBride Davenport James

Managing Health Issues and Stress in the Workplace

Presented by Hamish Kynaston, Partner, Buddle Findlay

Paper Code: CD179NZW02

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Date: March 2017
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Performance Management of Staff Members

Presented by Megan Richards, Partner; co-author of the Laws of New Zealand Employment chapter, Emma Warden, Special Counsel, Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

To VET or Not to VET, That is the Question

Presented by Gaeline Phipps, Barrister, Lambton Chambers

Managing Your School's Reputational Risk During a Crisis

Presented by Tracey Walker, Legal Consultant and former litigation partner at Simpson Grierson

When Disaster Strikes: Are You Covered?

Presented by Brad Cuff, Senior Associate, DLA Piper; Insurance Law Specialist; and Myles Noble, Head of Claims and EQ Response, Crombie Lockwood; ANZIIF NZ Member Advisory Board and the National Committee for the Insurance Law Association

Domestic and Overseas Trips: Security

Presented by Henning Snyman, Coordinating Security Operations Manager, International SOS and Control Risks

Family Law Court Orders: Avoiding Trouble

Presented by Sarah Hughes, Barrister and Solicitor

Cyber Safety: The Big Issues and New Developments

Presented by Peter Cullen, Partner and Chris Scarrott, Solicitor, Cullen - The Employment Law Firm

Paper Code: CD173NZW02

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Date: February 2017
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HEAR FROM THE MPI: Education Providers and the New Food Safety Law

Presented by Tanya Whiteley, Senior Advisor Local Government Liaison and Blair Piper, Senior Solicitor, Ministry for Primary Industries

Domestic and Overseas Trips: Security

Presented by Henning Snyman, Coordinating Security Operations Manager, International SOS and Control Risks

Family Law Court Orders: Avoiding Trouble

Presented by Lorraine Michell, Barrister and Carolyn Browne, Barrister, Pegasus Chambers

Cyber Safety: The Big Issues and New Developments

Presented by Gareth Abdinor, Consultant, Malley & Co; Co-founder of the South Island Privacy Network

Health and Safety in Schools: Practical Considerations

Presented by Stephanie Grieve, Partner, Duncan Cotterill

Employment Contracts: Maternity Leave Provisions

Presented by Fiona McMillan, Partner, Lane Neave

Performance Management of Staff Members

Presented by David Beck, Partner, SB Law; executive member of the Australia New Zealand Education Law Association

Paper Code: CD172NZC02

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Employment Law & Safety

Date: March 2018
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Recent and Upcoming Legislative Changes in Employment Law

Presented by Sherridan Cook, Partner, Buddle Findlay; Tier 1 Employment, Legal 500 2017

Employment Issues Arising from Restructures

Prepared by Luana Nickels, Senior Associate and Edwin Sheppard, Solicitor, Anthony Harper

Employment Agreements: Tips and Traps

Presented by Robbie Bryant, Barrister, Blair Edwards - Employment Lawyers; Chancery Chambers (Auckland) and Blackstone Chambers (Hamilton)

Paper Code: CD183NZA02

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Date: March 2018
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Employment Issues Arising from Restructures

Prepared by Luana Nickels, Senior Associate and Edwin Sheppard, Solicitor, Anthony Harper

Employment Agreements: Tips and Traps

Presented by Robbie Bryant, Barrister, Blair Edwards - Employment Lawyers; Chancery Chambers (Auckland) and Blackstone Chambers (Hamilton)

Paper Code: CD183NZA02B

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Family

  • Property Law Act for Family Lawyers

Presented by Jo Hosking, Barrister and Jody Foster, Barrister

  • Immigration and Family Law in the Context of Separated Families

Presented by Deborah Manning, Barrister

  • Drafting Section 21A Settlement Agreements: A Practitioner’s Check List 

Presented by Ben Snedden, Barrister, Hobson Chambers

  • FCR 182 Mandatory Injunctions

Presented by Peter Driscoll, Barrister and Solicitor, McCabe Family Law

Paper Code: CD193NZA11

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Date: October 2018
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CASE STUDY: Spousal Maintenance: McQueen v Penn [2016] NZFLR 795 (High Court)

Presented by Jennie Hawker, Partner, Wynyard Wood Lawyers & Notaries and Louise Reed, Barrister, Southern Cross Chambers

Case Update: Relationship Property, Trust and Estate Litigation

Presented by Stephanie Ambler, Partner and Kate Sullivan, Partner Tompkins Wake

Paper Code: CD1810NZA06

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Date: March 2018
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How to Move a Child from the Jurisdiction Temporarily

Presented by Alex Ashmore, Barrister, Ponsonby Chambers

Analysis of Recent Family Law and Property Division Cases: Focusing on Relevant Issues

Presented by Robyn von Keisenberg, Barrister, Wyndham Chambers

Paper Code: CD183NZA12

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Date: Thursday, 2 March 2017
Time: 4.30pm to 6.30pm
Venue: InterContinental Wellington

Attend and Earn 2 CPD Hours

Back by popular demand, our 2-stream 10 CPD Hours in One Day program lines up an esteemed panel of QCs, barristers, legal experts and representatives from key government departments who will update you on the latest developments in private and government law. Pick and choose the sessions that best suit you and gain the necessary skills to elevate your practice all while meeting your 31 March CPD deadline.

Chair: Phillip Green, Mediator, Chartered Arbitrator, Barrister

What You Need to Know About Family Dispute Resolution Mediation

  • When to consider mediation
  • Overview of the process
  • The 12 hour model/ costs of FDR

Presented by Rachael Dewar, Lawyer and Mediator, Rachael Dewar Law

General Assets Division
The prima facie assumption is that all relationship property will be divided equally. This assumption can however be rebutted in certain circumstances.

  • In what circumstances the presumption can be rebutted?
  • The relevant legislation and case law
  • Assessing the likelihood of success in an attempt to rebut the presumption for a particular client: what to look for
  • The information/ supporting evidence required to make the best application possible for your client

Presented by Jacinda Rennie, Partner and Helen Tyree, Associate, McWilliam Rennie Lawyers

Erceg v Erceg: The Latest on Beneficiaries' Rights to Trust Information

  • The Erceg case so far: the High Court and the Court of Appeal decisions, and an update on the case before the Supreme Court
  • Beneficiaries' rights to information: changes signalled in the Trusts Bill
  • Factors impacting trustees' decision-making
  • Practical advice for trustees faced with information requests

Presented by Chris Kelly, Consultant and Kimberly Lawrence, Solicitor, Greg Kelly Law Limited

Learning Objectives

  • Ensure a deep and thorough understanding of relationship property in the General Assets Division
  • Master the FDR mediation process
  • Obtain a critical update on the Erceg case

Paper Code: CD173NZW01G

Price: $255

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Government

  • Corporate Trustee: Director’s Duties

Presented by Paul Dalkie, Barrister

  • D&O Insurance and Indemnities: Limits and Lessons 

Presented by Tim Smith, Partner, Bell Gully

Paper Code: CD193NZA10

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Date: September 2018
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INSIGHTS FROM THE PARLIAMENTARY COUNSEL OFFICE: The Legislation Bill 2017: What does it Mean for Government Lawyers?

Presented by Cassie Nicholson, Deputy Chief Parliamentary Counsel (Drafting) and Tim Workman, Chief Legal Adviser, NZ Office of the Clerk, Parliamentary Counsel Office

Judicial Review: Recent Decisions and Practical Implications

Presented by Matthew Smith, Barrister, Matthew Smith Barrister

Conflicts of Interest: Cutting Problems off at the Pass

Presented by Elana Geddis, Barrister, Harbour Chambers

Privacy Law Update: New Privacy Reform and GDPR

Presented by Jane Parker, Partner and Kate Anderson, Senior Associate, MinterEllisonRuddWatts

Release and Withholding of Information

Presented by Austin Powell, Senior Crown Counsel, Crown Law

Paper Code: CD189NZW02

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Date: March 2017
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Challenges to Subordinate Legislation

Presented by Jason McHerron, Barrister, Woodward Street Chambers

Proposed Reforms to the Regulation of Intelligence Agencies

Presented by Gregor Allan, Barrister, Port Nicholson Chambers

Paper Code: CD173NZW01D

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Health

  • Advising Mature Clients: The Impact of Residential Care Subsidies

Presented by Theresa Donnelly, Senior Solicitor, Public Trust

  • The Protection of Personal Property Rights Act 1988: A View from the Outside

Presented by Alan Gluestein, Barrister, Wyndham chambers 

  • The Interface Between Retirement Villages and Aged Care

Presented by Jenny Baldwin, Partner – Retirement Villages, Anthony Harper

Paper Code: CD193NZA03

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Immigration

  • SMC Residence Applications in Practice: A Guide for Practitioners

Presented by Simon Laurent, Principal and Dew James, Staff Solicitor, Laurent Law  

  • Immigration and Family Law in the Context of Separated Families

Presented by Deborah Manning, Barrister 

  • Judicial Review and Appeals

Presented by Ian Carter, Barrister, Featherstone Chambers

Paper Code: CD1811NZA11

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Intellectual Property

Date: March 2018
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IP Licensing and Commercial Arrangements: Legal Considerations and Business Decisions

Presented by Sean Brogan, Head of Commercial, Baldwins Intellectual Property

Managing IP in the Contracting Process

Presented by Scott Yorke, Partner, Bowie Yorke

Preparing Intellectual Property for Sale

Presented by Richard Watts, Partner and Co-Head of IP Group, Simpson Grierson; Leading Intellectual Property Lawyer, Doyle's Guide 2016

Infringement, Enforcement and Brand Protection: Finding the Best Legal and Business Approach

Presented by Rachel Colley, Partner, CreateIP

Paper Code: CD183NZA01B

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Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Date: March 2018
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The Latest in Interpreting Commercial Contracts

Presented by Antony Holmes, Barrister, Richmond Chambers

The Rise of Smart Contracts

Presented by Tom Maasland, Partner, MinterEllisonRuddWatts

Latest Developments in Contracts on Interest Rates and Penalty Type Clauses

Presented by Paul Dalkie, Barrister, Auckland

Paper Code: CD183NZA17

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Date: March 2017
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Insolvency Disputes

Presented by James Caird, Partner, Simpson Grierson

Know Your Limits: Limitation Issues

Presented by Ian Gault, Partner and Deputy Chairman, Bell Gully

Paper Code: CD173NZA04E

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Date: March 2017
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Protections Against Default and Insolvency in New Zealand and Australia

Presented by Paul F. Dalkie, Barrister

On the Horizon: 'Smart Contracts' - Automated Self-Executing Contracts

Presented by Chris Linton, Partner and Helen Scott, Associate, Duncan Cotterill

Paper Code: CD173NZA02

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Date: March 2017
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Know Your Limits: the Limitation Act 2010 and Related Issues

Presented by Dan Parker, Partner and Jackie Frampton, Associate, Parker & Associates

Electronic Bundles: Rules and Processes

Presented by Rachel Roff, Barrister, Thorndon Chambers and Catherine Campbell, Document Management Coordinator, Litigation Management Unit, Inland Revenue

Gain Based Remedies: Making them Accessible to Practitioners

Presented by Daniel Kalderimis, Partner, Chapman Tripp

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Not for Profit

  • Employment Law Issues in the Not-for-Profit Sector

Presented by Mark Donovan, Barrister, Chancery Chambers

  • To Govern, or Not to Govern: That is the Question (with apologies to William Shakespeare)

Presented by Dr Michael Gousmett FCIS PhD BCom(Hons) BBS Dip CM Dip Tchg, Adjunct Fellow, School of Humanities & Creative Arts (History), University of Canterbury, Independent Researcher and Public Historian 

  • Tax-Exempt or Taxable?   

Presented by Alexandra Bourne, Senior Policy Analyst and Judy Cuellar, Solicitor, Inland Revenue

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Property

Date: March 2018
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Reforms to the Resource Management Act

Presented by Simon Berry, Partner, Berry Simons Environmental Law

Environmental Case Law Update

Presented by Vicki Morrison-Shaw, Senior Associate and Rowan Ashton, Solicitor, Atkins Holm Majurey

Landscaping the Law: s 6(a) & (b) of the Resource Management ActPresented by Peter Fuller, Barrister, Quay Chambers, in collaboration with Dennis Scott, DJ Scott and Associates

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Date: March 2017
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Property Law: Recent Developments

Presented by Elise Markwick, Partner, Martelli McKegg

Make Good and Reinstatement Obligations Under Leases

Presented by Arthur Chung, Partner and Chris Ashton, Senior Solicitor, Meredith Connell

Disciplinary Proceedings under the Real Estate Agents Act 2008

Presented by Tim Rea, Barrister, Southern Cross Chambers

Property Finance Update

Presented by Stuart Evans, Partner, Simpson Grierson

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September 2017
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Case Study: Fire Issues

Presented by Jeanne Heatlie, Partner, Rainey Law

Overseas Investment Act Update

Presented by David Gilbert, Partner, MinterEllisonRuddWatts

Layered Unit Title Subdivisions

Presented by Vicki Toan, Partner, Glaister Ennor

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Wills & Estates

  • Recent Developments in Trusts: Trust Law Reform

Presented by Mary Joy Simpson, Partner and Emma Tonkin, Special Counsel, Hesketh Henry

  • Trust Restructuring and Resettlements: Generational Change

Presented by Jarrod Walker, Partner, Chapman Tripp

  • Trust Administration

Presented by Vicki Ammundsen, Director, Vicki Ammundsen Trust Law

  • Capacity Issues for Wills, Trusts and Powers of Attorney

Presented by Henry Stokes, General Counsel and Theresa Donnelly, Senior Solicitor, Public Trust

  • Estates and Trusts Case Law Update

Presented by Anthony Grant, Barrister

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  • Proving Informal Wills

Presented by Henry Stokes, General Counsel – Retail, Public Trust 

  • Complex Probate Applications

Presented by Geoff Brodie, Barrister, Endeavour Chambers

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Date: September 2018
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The Need to Rethink Traditional Asset Planning in New Zealand

Presented by Henry Brandts-Giesen, Partner, Kensington Swan

The Parameters of Deeds of Family Arrangements

Presented by Vicki Ammundsen, Director, Vicki Ammundsen Trust Law Limited

Family Protection Act and Charites: Growing Activity

Costs Awarded by Courts with Respect to Trust and Estate Issues: Unique Considerations and Principles

Presented by Richard Thompson, Barrister, Vulcan Building Chambers

Practicum on the Question of Capacity for Trusts and Wills

Presented by Anthony Grant, Barrister, Radcliffe Chambers

Family Protection Act and Disentitling Behaviour

Presented by Henry Stokes, General Counsel Retail, Public Trust

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Date: March 2018
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Recent Developments in Trusts: Trust Law Reform

Presented by Henry Brandts-Giesen, Partner and Sarah Kelly, Solicitor, Kensington Swan

Increased Transparency Requirements of Trust Holding Structures and Reporting Obligations of Trustees

Presented by Claudia Shan, Partner, Head of Legal and International Compliance, Cone Marshall

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Date: March 2018
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Testamentary Capacity, Knowledge and Approval, Undue Influence - the Latest Developments All Will Drafters Need to Know

Presented by Anthony Grant, Barrister, Radcliffe Chambers

Protecting Inheritance

Presented by Mary Joy Simpson, Partner, Hesketh Henry

Managing the Transition from Executor to Trustee

Presented by Vicki Ammundsen, Director, Vicki Ammundsen Trust Law

Troubled Trustees: Navigating Stormy Waters with Court Assistance

Presented by Vanessa Bruton QC, O'Connell Chambers

Enforcing Promises: The Testamentary Promises Act

Presented by Sally Morris, Partner and Georgia Angus, Senior Solicitor, Morris Legal

Family Protection Act and Recent Cases

Presented by Stuart Cummings, Barrister, Surrey Chambers

Equitable Remedies in Wills and Estates Litigation

Presented by Jarrod Walker, Partner, Bell Gully

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Date: September 2017
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Wills Instructions: Giving Advice vs Order Taking

Presented by Henry Stokes, Senior Trusts Solicitor, Public Trust

Children of the Deceased: Natural Children, Step Children and Adopted Children

Presented by Stuart Cummings, Barrister, Surrey Chambers

Dealing with the Person and the Business

Presented by Stephen Law, Senior Associate, TGT Legal

Gifts or Loans to Children and Estate Planning

Presented by Vicki Ammundsen, Director, Vicki Ammundsen Trust Law

Where There's a Will, There's a Way (to Challenge It)

Presented by Sally Morris, Partner and Georgia Angus, Senior Solicitor, Morris Legal

Testamentary Capacity, Undue Influence and Suspicious Circumstances

Presented by Richard Thompson, Barrister, Vulcan Building Chambers

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Date: September 2017
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Wills Instructions: Giving Advice vs Order Taking

Presented by Henry Stokes, Senior Trusts Solicitor, Public Trust

Children of the Deceased: Natural Children, Step Children and Adopted Children

Presented by Stuart Cummings, Barrister, Surrey Chambers

Dealing with the Person and the Business

Presented by Stephen Law, Senior Associate, TGT Legal

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Date: September 2017
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Gifts or Loans to Children and Estate Planning

Presented by Vicki Ammundsen, Director, Vicki Ammundsen Trust Law

Where There's a Will, There's a Way (to Challenge It)

Presented by Sally Morris, Partner and Georgia Angus, Senior Solicitor, Morris Legal

Testamentary Capacity, Undue Influence and Suspicious Circumstances

Presented by Richard Thompson, Barrister, Vulcan Building Chambers

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Date: February 2017
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The Clock is Ticking: Property (Relationship) Act 1976 and Family Protection Claims

Presented by Ferne Bradley, Partner, Malley & Co

Issues Involving the Ageing Trustee

Presented by Maria Young, Partner - Estates, Cavell Leitch

Powers of Appointment: Practical Aspects

Presented by Peter Eastgate, Partner - Trusts, Cavell Leitch

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