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The Law Society of Western Australia is offering 50% off our eLearning mental health and related seminars throughout WA Mental Health Week 6-12 October 2019.

Explore the practical operation and effect of the Building Act 2011 (WA) and related legislation on neighbourhood building disputes.

Developments in Australian Consumer Law

Developments in Australian Consumer Law
CPD Points: 1.5 Price:

This informative seminar chaired by the Honourable Justice Neil McKerracher will provide a timely overview and update on Australian Consumer Law.

Anti-bribery and corruption compliance has become a big issue for Australian companies doing business around the world.  Likely changes to the regulatory and enforcement landscape in this area make this a topical area of real and practical interest to WA practitioners and their clients.

This seminar provides practical tips on what to do when receiving urgent instructions to draft a will or EPA to ensure that they effectively carry out the client’s wishes and to avoid any potential claims including practical tips on assessing mental capacity to make a will or EPA generally.

Asset protection and the Family Court

Asset protection and the Family Court
CPD Points: 1 Price:

This seminar will consider the question of whether assets can be protected, either before or after separation, from a Family Court division of property and will be relevant for both family and non-family lawyers alike.

Ethical dilemmas in advocacy is essential for all litigation and dispute resolution practitioners.

Much has happened since the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) commenced operation in January 2012.

This seminar provides an in-depth consideration of the laws and consequences surrounding driving offences. It will cover the various laws regulating driving offences including; hooning, reckless driving and dangerous driving as well as focus specifically on the most serious driving offences; those causing injury or death.

Many lawyers deliver pleas in mitigation and act on violence and misconduct restraining orders as part of their day to day practice. This seminar is highly recommended for lawyers who represent clients in these two key practice areas.

This seminar contains a detailed discussion of running a legal practice through an Incorporated Legal Practice structure. The seminar covers practical, regulatory and ethical matters. This seminar attracts 1.5 points in Competency 1 and 0.5 points in Competency 2.

An Introduction to Drafting Wills

An Introduction to Drafting Wills
CPD Points: 2 Price:

One of the most important and exacting documents a lawyer can be called upon to draft is a will.  Susan Fielding, an undisputed leader in this area, provides an introduction in drafting wills and all the matters which need to be considered in relation to the will.

This seminar on self-managed superannuation funds acts as a primer for lawyers advising clients on succession planning.