Future of the Law - Half Day

Future of the Law - Half Day

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Future of the Law - Half Day
Tuesday, 25 June 2024 | 9:00am - 12:15pm | In-Person and by Webinar
3 CPD units

Pick and choose any session you would like in this half day session, focusing on the Future of the Law in areas including Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, and Space Law.


AI for Legal Research
Session 1 - 9:00am - 10:00am 
Presenters: Amber Ho and Manjeet Janjua, LexisNexis
CPD: 1 CPD unit (Practice Management/Business Skills)

This session covers key aspects of AI, starting with an introduction to AI basics and terminology, including the differences between extractive and generative AI. It provides insights into the AI market landscape and industry outlook, as well as risk management and responsible AI practices. The first half aims to equip attendees with a foundational understanding of AI and its potential impact. The second half features a live demonstration comparing extractive and generative AI in LexisNexis, offering real-world examples. Finally, the session concludes with key use cases in the legal industry.
Cybersecurity in your practice
Session 2 - 10:00am - 11:00am 
Presenter: Matt Fabri, OpSys IT and Cyber Security
CPD: 1 CPD unit (Practice Management/Business Skills)

This exclusive CPD session will offer an unparalleled opportunity for lawyers to stay ahead of the curve in the rapidly evolving digital landscape. Through gaining critical insights into the intricacies of cybersecurity and data protection laws, you will enhance your ability to navigate complex legal challenges related to data breaches, privacy concerns, and regulatory compliance. Equip yourself with the knowledge to litigate digital crime cases more effectively, negotiate contracts involving cybersecurity measures, and advise clients on implementing best practices to comply with current laws. Secure your spot today to prepare for the future of legal practice!
Space Law, just another area of practice?
Session 3 - 11:15am - 12:15pm
Presenters: Joel Lisk, Flinders University
CPD: 1 CPD unit (Standard)

This presentation will introduce the space sector and its interaction with traditional areas of legal practice such as commercial law, regulatory compliance, international business, insolvency and corporate fundraising through a range of brief real-world case studies from Australia and overseas.  This session will be suitable for all legal practitioners irrespective of their understanding of ‘space’ as a sector.
Registration Fees per session: 
Members (admitted more than 3 years):  $75
Members (admitted less than 3 years): $60
Platinum/GDLP/Student: Free
Non-Members: $110

If you would like to purchase three sessions as a bundle, please email us at cpd@lawsocietysa.asn.au to receive a discount.  

Tuesday, 25 June 2024

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM ACDT

Law Society of South Australia
Level 10, Terrace Towers
178 North Terrace
Adelaide SA 5000