We are pleased to invite you to our CPD super session consisting of four presentations as follows. Please join us for as many sessions as you are able to attend.
Light lunch will be served from 12.45 - 1.00 pm.
1:00 pmGetting Paid: How Best to Recover, Secure and Avoid Bad Debts Partner, Alex Rickarby and Senior Associate, Daniel Brando from our Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice will provide you with information on how to set up the right infrastructure to recover debts; securing debts and practical tips and tricks for avoiding common pitfalls and bad debts. Area of law: Practice Management
2.00 pmLegal Professional Privilege Venetia Stewart, a Senior Associate in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice, will provide participants with an overview of the basics of legal professional privilege, with a focus on considerations for in-house legal counsel. She will cover the purpose, legal basis and elements of privilege, the types of communications protected by privilege, how to avoid waiving privilege, where common interest privilege or joint privilege may arise and considerations for in-house legal counsel. Area of law: Ethics and Professional Responsibility
3.00 pmLaw, Culture and Everything in Between Adam Levine, a Partner in our Energy, Infrastructure and Resources practice, will present an engaging presentation on the current crises of culture, or "culture shocks" occurring in various industries, these industries' appropriate legal compliance frameworks and the implications for lawyers. Area of law: Professional Skills
4.00 pmInternational Business: Ensuring Your Foreign Investment Due Diligence Is Up To Scratch Simon Salter, a Practice Area Leader for our Energy, Infrastructure and Resources practice, will discuss some key planning issues requiring consideration by companies in their overseas investments, highlighting the views recently expressed by an international arbitration tribunal on the standard of due diligence expected of a UK company when investing in a resource project in Indonesia. Area of law: Substantive Law
CPD/CLE points: You can claim one CLE point for your attendance at each of the 4 topics.