Davies Collison Cave 2020 in-house counsel CPD webinar

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Davies Collison Cave and Davies Collison Cave Law invite you to view a series of CPD seminars, tailored specifically for in-house counsel. 

The seminars will provide you with CPD units in each of the compulsory areas of Professional Skills, Practice Management and Business Skills, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, and Substantive Law.

Programme Overview 

Seminar 1: Legal Professional Privilege for in-house counsel 

Ryan Maguire – Victorian Bar 

1 Unit 

CPD Field: Professional Skills

This session will provide a refresher for in-house counsel on legal professional privilege as it applies to them. 

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Seminar 2: IP as a Business Tool 

Jane Perrier – ipervescence 

1 Unit 

CPD Field: Practice Management and Business Skills 

This session focuses on the broader contribution that IP makes to enterprise strategy as well as identifying opportunities to leverage that contribution by including IP in business conversations and decision making. 

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Seminar 3: Application of the Legal Profession Uniform Law Conduct Rules to in-house counsel

Dr Elizabeth Boros – Victorian Bar 

1 Unit  

CPD Field: Ethics and Professional Responsibility  

The Uniform Law Conduct Rules as they apply to in-house counsel, including details of proposed changes and how they will affect in-house counsel. 

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Seminar 4: Misleading advertising – how far is too far, and what can it cost? 

Ed Heerey Q.C. – Victorian and New South Wales Bar  

1 Unit 

CPD Field: Substantive Law  

A guide to advising your business on issues that arise in advertising and marketing.

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Seminar 5: Copyright, Trade Marks and Patents: things all in-house counsel should watch out for 

Fiona Galbraith – Davies Collison Cave Law, Elizabeth Godfrey – Davies Collison Cave and Nik Ramchand – Davies Collison Cave.

1 Unit 

CPD Field: Substantive Law

Davies Collison Cave and Davies Collison Cave Law Principals keep you up to date with the key issues to look out for in advising your business in these areas. 

Copyright

Fiona Galbraith 

E:  FGalbraith@davies.com.au  

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Trade Marks

Elizabeth Godfrey

E: EGodfrey@davies.com.au

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Patents

Nik Ramchand

E: NRamchand@davies.com.au

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Seminar 6: Confidentiality, Data Protection, Licensing and Tax: things all in-house counsel should watch out for 

Dr Gordon Hughes AM, Tim Creek and Craig Finlayson – Davies Collison Cave Law 

1 Unit  

CPD Field: Substantive Law 

Davies Collison Cave Law Principals provide an update on key issues relating to confidentiality, data protection, licensing and tax. 

Confidentiality

Dr Gordon Hughes AM

E: GHughes@davies.com.au

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Data Protection

Dr Gordon Hughes AM

E: GHughes@davies.com.au

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Licensing 

Timothy Creek

E: TCreek@davies.com.au

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Tax

Craig Finlayson

E: CFinlayson@davies.com.au

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Programme Chair

Chris Jordan

Davies Collison Cave Law  

E: CJordan@davies.com.au

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*For the 2019-20 CPD year only, the Victorian Legal Services Board (VLSB) will not be enforcing the 5-unit cap on private study of audio/visual material as set out in the Legal Profession Uniform Continuing Professional Development (Solicitors) Rules 2015.