Autumn Intensive Business Law

Saint James Centre, Sydney, Australia

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The Autumn Intensive Business Law, organized by the The College of Law will take place on 27th March 2015 at the St James Centre in Sydney, Australia. The conference will cover areas like In this seminar, Anna explores the key employment issues which can arise during a corporate transaction and offers practical guidance on how to deal with them.


09:00 AM - 04:30 PM General Hours

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Chris Woodforde

Chris Woodforde

Principal at Bridgewater Strategies Pty Limited Sydney, Australia
Peter McCullough

Peter McCullough

Partner at Ashurst San Francisco, United States
William A.J. Higgs

William A.J. Higgs

Barrister at Elizabeth St Chambers San Francisco, United States
Paul Folino-Gallo

Paul Folino-Gallo

Barrister at Third Floor Wentworth Chambers Sydney, Australia
Anna Elliott

Anna Elliott

Senior Associate at Squire Patton Boggs Sydney, Australia
Odette Gourley

Odette Gourley

Senior Associate at Corrs Chambers Westgarth Sydney, Australia
Peter Leonard

Peter Leonard

Partner at iappANZ Sydney, Australia

Schedule & Agenda

Fri, 27 Mar 09:00 AM - 12:15 PM
m (3 MCLE/CPD units)
Fri, 27 Mar 09:00 AM - 09:05 AM
Introduction and welcome by Chair
Speaker: Chris Woodforde, Principal,Bridgewater Strategies Pty Limited
Fri, 27 Mar 09:05 AM - 10:00 AM
Employment issues in corporate transactions
Speaker: Anna Elliott, Senior Associate, Squire Patton BoggsHuman capital is a significant business asset, howeveremployment issues are often overlooked during corporatetransactions resulting in potential risks and liabilities onboth sides.In this seminar, Anna explores the key employment issueswhich can arise during a corporate transaction and offerspractical guidance on how to deal with them.
Fri, 27 Mar 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Your business in the social media world & hot button IP issues in commercial transactions
Speaker: Odette Gourley, Partner and Alison Jones, SeniorAssociate, Corrs Chambers WestgarthIn this presentation, Odette and Alison share top tips (andtraps to avoid) in a practical update on social media issuesfor businesses and the IP issues on business sales andother commercial transactions
Fri, 27 Mar 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Morning tea
Fri, 27 Mar 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Privacy and data management: contracting and managing business risk
Speaker: Peter Leonard, Partner, Gilbert & TobinThis session will examine current good legal practice forbusinesses dealing with personal information, includingpractical examples of common contractual provisionsand analysis of their utility and intended operation. Peterwill also discuss the particular risk management andmitigation issues of dealing with health and other sensitiveinformation, direct marketing to customers, contractingwith cloud service providers and subcontractors, crossborderdisclosures and managing accountability forbreaches or defaults of overseas contractors.
Fri, 27 Mar 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Cutting through tax complexity: getting transactions right and sensibly managing tax risk
Speaker: Peter McCullough, Partner, AshurstTaxation law is extensive, complex and often confusing. Asa result, commercial practitioners need to have some keyconceptual guidelines in order to help their clients bothidentify opportunities and effectively manage tax risk and theirrelationship with the ATO.In this session, Peter provides practical and strategic guidancefor commercial practitioners on various aspects of taxationlaw.
Fri, 27 Mar 01:15 PM - 04:30 PM
(3 MCLE/CPD units
Fri, 27 Mar 02:15 PM - 03:15 PM
Uncovering critical issues with the PPSA: Can you afford not to register?
Speaker: Dr William A.J. Higgs, Barrister, Elizabeth St ChambersRecent caselaw highlights the fact that failing to register asecurity interest or delaying its registration can have seriousconsequences for businesses.
Fri, 27 Mar 03:15 PM - 03:30 PM
Afternoon tea
Fri, 27 Mar 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Documenting the deal: Key contractual issues to consider
Speaker: Paul Folino-Gallo, Barrister, Third Floor WentworthChambersIn this session, Paul discusses:u2022 Issues associated with using standard form contracts and anupdate on the new edition of the sale of business contract.u2022 Key clauses in commercial contracts, in light of recent casesand developments.u2022 Common drafting errors/pitfalls to watch out for.

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