May
18
5:30pm 5:30pm

A BUILDING PLAN, OR A RECIPE FOR DISASTER? (1 Substantive Law, Practice and Procedure, and Evidence point)

The State government’s proposed Building Plan –– a critical review

Project bank accounts and proposed amendments to the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act and Subcontractors’ Charges Act will be considered and discussed by three of Queensland’s leading construction barristers with a view to identifying whether the proposed changes will achieve the stated goals, and what it will mean for lawyers representing clients when the new legislation is invoked.

PRESENTERS

Chair:

Robert Holt QC (Preeminent Construction & Infrastructure Queens’ Counsel (Queensland) Doyle’s Guide 2017) FCIArb, Chartered Arbitrator

Speakers:

Mark Ambrose (Preeminent Construction & Infrastructure Junior Counsel (Queensland) Doyle’s Guide 2017) MCIArb, Member of Hemmant’s List

Logan Campbell (Emerging Construction & Infrastructure Junior Counsel (Queensland) Doyle’s Guide 2017)

CPD POINT

1 Substantive Law, Practice and Procedure, and Evidence point

DATE AND TIME

Thursday 18 May 2017, 5:00pm for 5:30pm

VENUE

The Edinburgh Room, The Brisbane Club, 241 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, Qld, 4000

Canapes and drinks will be provided.                                                                              

As this event is limited in numbers, please email secretaries@27east.com.au to reserve your place.  Early RSVP is requested (in any event by Thursday, 11 May 2017).

All seminars held by Alfred Lutwyche Chambers are free to attendees.

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Mar
8
5:30pm 5:30pm

How to avoid conflicts of interest: a case update (1 ethics point)

Susan McNeil and Peter Travers will deliver an essential seminar on How to avoid conflicts of interest: a case update.

Issues to be covered in the presentation include:

  • potential conflicts of interest in practice
  • duties to the Court & the administration of justice
  • duties to your client
  • recent cases

PRESENTERS

Susan McNeil and Peter Travers

CPD POINT

1 ethics point

DATE AND TIME

Wednesday 8 March 2017 at 5:30pm

VENUE

Alfred Lutwyche Chambers, Level 27, Santos Place, 32 Turbot Street, Brisbane.

Refreshments will follow the presentation.

Please email secretaries@27east.com.au to reserve your space.

All seminars held by Alfred Lutwyche Chambers are free to attendees.

 

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