Contract Law Masterclass

3.5 Units - Including Professional Skills and Standard Units

About the Presenter:

Jeffrey Goldberger, Special Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

Jeffrey has over 25 years' experience in the Australian legal sector and is a recognised authority on Australian contract law. He has advised clients in both the private and public sectors and is well known to, and highly regarded by, major government, finance, resources and corporate clients. Jeffrey has lectured in contract law and private international law at the University of Sydney Law School and in 2012 he served on the then Federal Attorney General's expert panel established to advise the Australian Government on the effectiveness of Australian contract law. Jeffrey's ability to articulate the application of contract law in a practical and commercial way is widely known and highly regarded, reflected in his presenting papers on Australian and English contract law at numerous conferences and seminars throughout Australia and the United Kingdom.

Chair:  Philip Adams - Murray Chambers 

This half-day consists of the following:  

Part 1 (9.00am - 10.30am) – Contract law in the cases:  the year in review (1.5 Units - Standard)

  • Key issues in contract formation
  • Good faith in the performance and enforcement of contracts: the current state of Australian law
  • The impact of statutory unconscionable conduct on commercial transactions
  • Loss of opportunity damages in contract and tort
  • The solicitor’s duty to advise


Part 2 (10.50am – 11.50am) – Drafting contractual indemnities:  principles and perils (1.5 Units - Professional Skills)

 

Part 3 (12.00pm – 1.00pm) – Exclusion clauses and financial caps: the legal framework  (1 Unit - Standard)


When
31/10/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where
The Law Society of South Australia Level 10, 178 North Terrace ADELAIDE SA 5000 AUSTRALIA

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Thursday, 31 October 2019

 
Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
31/10/2019 9:00 AM

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