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Issue 79 - May 2017
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upcoming-events-340w.jpgThe following is a summary of events, past and future, which may be of interest to readers. 

 

 

 

Cairns Bar/Bench Dinner 2017

The Cairns Bar/Bench Dinner was held in honour of the Court of Appeal on 29 May 2017. As can be seen from the photographs below, the theme of the dinner was “loud tropical”.  Cairns_dinner.jpg 

CPD EVENTS 

Insurance Claims

14 June 2017

Venue : Bar Association of Queensland, Gibbs Room

Presenter: Anthony Brown, Sherrin Partners

Pro-Bono Representation in Refugee Judicial Review Matters

13 July 2017

Venue : Bar Association of Queensland, Gibbs Room

Presenters: Judge Michael Jarrett, Amelia Wheatley, Mark Steele

Current Issues in Contract

18 July 2017

Venue : Bar Association of Queensland, Gibbs Room

Presenter: Professor John Carter

Chair: Dominic O'Sullivan QC

Current Legal Issues Series, Seminar 2: Causation and Loss of Opportunity

27 July 2017

Venue : Banco Court, Supreme Court of Queensland, Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law

Presenter: The Honourable Justice David Jackson, Supreme Court of Queensland

Chair: The Honourable Justice James Edelman, High Court of Australia

Commentator: Professor Kit Barker, University of Queensland

Current Legal Issues Series, Seminar 3: Statute Law and Common Law

17 August 2017

Venue : Banco Court, Supreme Court of Queensland, Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law

Presenter: Adam Pomerenke QC

Chair: The Honourable Justice Peter Applegarth, Supreme Court of Queensland

Commentator: Dr Stephen Donaghue QC, Solicitor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia

Date Claimer - Employment and Industrial Relations Conference 2017

26-27 August 2017 

Venue: Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast

We invite barristers, solicitors, employment advocates and other industrial relations professionals to attend this outstanding professional development conference.

The brochure will be available shortly.

Estate Planning for Barristers

30 August 2017

Venue : Bar Association of Queensland, Gibbs Room

Presenter: Stuart Carter, Sherrin Partners

Australian Bar Association - Appellate Advocacy Workshop

8-10 September 2017

Venue : Brisbane

The Australian Bar Association and New Zealand Bar Association would like to invite 24 barristers, with at least 8 years experience at the Private Bar to join their three day Appellate Advocacy workshop.

Please see Bar Association of Queensland or Australian Bar Association's website for more information

Date Claimer - Sports Law Conference, Sydney

9 September 2017

Venue: Sydney University

Conference Venue: Sydney University Grandstand

Football Venue: Sydney University Campus Football Ground

The conference and football game will be followed by drinks and canapes at the Grandstand then a sit-down dinner and presentations.

For more information please email Anthony Lo Surdo S.C. losurdo@12thfloor.com.au

E Trials

14 September 2017

Venue : Supreme Court of Queensland, Court 5 located on Level 3

Presenter: Adam Pomerenke QC

Chair: The Honourable Justice Peter Flanagan

Date Claimer - ADR Conference 2017

28-29 October 2017

Venue: Sheraton Grand Mirage, Gold Coast

Each year the conference brings together mediators and other ADR practitioners for thought-provoking professional development and learning. The conference provides opportunities for discussion and interaction to assist you to mediate more effectively.

More information in relation to the conference will be available soon.

Current Legal Issues Series, Seminar 4: Criminal Omissions Liability

2 November 2017

Venue : Banco Court, Supreme Court of Queensland, Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law

Presenter: Andrew Ashworth CBE QC DCL Emeritus Vinerian Professor of English Law, University of Oxford

Chair: Professor Simon Bronitt, University of Queensland

Commentator: Professor Jeremy Gans, University of Melbourne


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