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cpd_intro.jpgThe following is a list of the Bar Association’s upcoming CPD events.

CLI Seminar Series 2013

Seminar 2 What exactly is a remedial constructive trust?

Date: 25 July 2013

Presenter: Prof Michael Bryan, University of Melbourne

Commentator: The Hon Justice Jackson, Supreme Court of Queensland

Chair: Brian O’Donnell QC, Barrister, Queensland

Seminar 3 The Griffith Opinion Books — Annual McPherson Lecture 2013

Date: 22 August 2013

Presenter: John McKenna S.C., Barrister, Queensland

Commentator: Dr Warren Swain, University of Queensland

Chair: The Hon Paul de Jersey AC, Chief Justice of Queensland

Seminar 4 The challenge of principled gap-filling – A study of implied terms in a comparative context

Date: 12 September 2013

Presenter: The Hon Justice Andrew Phang Boon Leong, Judge of Appeal, Supreme Court of Singapore

Commentator: Prof John Carter, Sydney University

Chair: Walter Sofronoff QC SG, Barrister, Queensland


Medico-Legal Society of Queensland Annual Conference

Die Another Way: End of Life Choices

6-7 September 2013, Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa


Official Opening - Hon. Justice Paul De Jersey AC, Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Queensland and Legal Patron, MLSQ

Keynote Address: Accepting Ageing, Dying and Death - Prof. Ken Hillman, Professor of Intensive Care, University of New South Wales & Liverpool Hospital,
Liverpool Hospital, Sydney

Bad Decisions Kill People - Prof. Nicholas Graves, Professor of Health Economics, Australian Centre for Health Services Innovation, Queensland University of Technology

Emergent End of Life Decision Making - Does the Law Help? - Dr Bill Lukin, Deputy Director, Emergency Department, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

Who Decides When it is Time to Die? - Dr Catherine Yelland, Director of Medicine and Older Persons Unit, Redcliffe Hospital

Let’s Tell the Truth about Dying Well - Dr Mark Deuble, Senior Staff Specialist in Palliative Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital

Potential Criminal Responsibility for Doctors involved in End of Life Choices - Alan MacSporran QC, Queensland Barrister-At-Law

A socio-legal research project: Doctors’ knowledge, practice and perceptions of the law in clinical practice at the end of life - Prof. Lindy Willmott, Director, Health Law Research
Centre, Queensland University of Technology

Panel Session: Poor Gladys! - Facilitator -  Richard Douglas QC

CPD Details - MLSQ13, 1 CPD point per hour of attendance and 3 CPD points per hour of presentation, non allocated strand.

Download the registration brochure here .

 Professional Standards Seminar 

Date:  Wednesday, 31 July, 2013  Description:

Time: 5: 00pm- 6: 00pm 

Venue: Gibbs Room, Ground Floor, Bar Association of Queensland, 107 North Quay 

CPD detals: BAQ1319C,  1 point/ hr attendance, Ethics Strand 

Drafting of Wills 

Presented by ATSILS 

Date:  Thursday, 01 August, 2013  Description:

Time: 3: 00pm- 4: 00pm  

CPD details: AT130701: 1 point/ hr attendance; 3 points/ hr presentation,  

Annual Alternative Dispute Resolution Conference 

Date:  Thursday, 01 August, 2013  Description:

Presented by: Queensland Law Society  

Venue: Law Society House, Level 2, 170 Ann Street 

Location: Brisbane 

Strand: Practice Management and Non-Allocated 

CPD details: QLSADRC13: 1 point/ hr attendance; 3 points/ hr presentation, Non-Allocated and

Practice Management Strands

Foreign Investment in Australia is it in the National Interest? 

Date:  Thursday, 01 August, 2013  Description:

Presented by: BFSLA and McCullough Robertson Lawyers 
Time: 5: 30pm- 7: 30pm 

Venue: McCullough Robertson, Level 11, 66 Eagle Street 

Location: Brisbane 

Strand: NonAllocated 

CPD details: BFSLA13080, 1 point/ hr attendance 

Reflections on the War and Terror and the Mainstreaming of Executive Directed Killings 

Date:  Thursday, 01 August, 2013  Description:

Public Lecture: Lieutenant Colonel Dan Mori (RET) Presented by QUT  

Time: 5: 30pm- 6: 30pm 

Venue: Gibson Room, Level 10, Z Block, QUT Gardens Point Campus 

Location: Brisbane

CPD details: QUT130801, 1 point/ hr attendance, Non Allocated Strand

For more info:  http://danmoripubliclecture-eorg.eventbrite.com/ 

Tax treatment of super death benefit 

Date:  Tuesday, 06 August, 2013  Description:

Presented by: Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners  

Time: 12: 00pm 

Venue: Law Society House , 179 Ann Street, Brisbane 

CPD Details: STEP130806,  1 point/ hour attendance, 3 points/ hour presentation, Non-Allocated Strand

For more info:  http://www.step.org/events.aspx?eventId=a0XC0000009QYskMAG  

CPDS Effective Will Drafting 

Date:  Thursday, 08 August, 2013  Description:

Presented by: Continuing Professional Development Seminars  

Time: 10: 15am- 2: 30pm 

Venue: Ramada Marcoola Beach, Sunshine Coast 

CPD Details: CPDS130808, 1 point/ hour attendance, 3 points/ hour attendance, Non-Allocated Strand 

Focus on Superannuation: Wealth, Risk and Business Management for Barristers 

Date:  Thursday, 08 August, 2013  Description: 

Time: 5: 00pm- 6: 30pm 

Venue: Gibbs Room, Ground Floor, Bar Association of Queensland, 107 North Quay

CPD Details: BAQ1323, 1 point/ hr presentation, Practice Management Strand  

When (if ever) is it ethical to withdraw artificial nutrition from newborn infants? 

Presented by: QUT Health Law Research Centre  

Date:  Monday, 12 August, 2013 

Time: 12: 00pm 

Venue: Room P419, P Block, Gardens Point 

CPD Details: QUT130812, 1 point/ hr attendance, Non-Allocated Strand


Annual Criminal Law Conference 

Date:  Friday, 16 August, 2013  Description:

Presented by: Queensland Law Society  

Venue: Level 2, Law Society House, 179 Ann Street 

CPD Details: QLSCLC13, 1 point/ hour attendance, 3 points/ hour attendance, Ethics, Advocacy and Non-Allocated Strands

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