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Online CPD - Company & Commercial Package (3) - 4 CPD Hrs

NZ $358.00

Package Fee (incl GST)

  • $298 - NZLS members and Associate members (usually $389)
  • $358 - Non-members (usually $479)

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Online CPD Modules

Modules will be available to access within 2 business days - you will be notified by email. 

Commercial Leasing Update - 1.5 CPD hours

  • Publication date: December 2017
  • Authors: Stella Chan, Michael O'Flaherty

Whether acting for tenants or landlords, it is always the priority of the commercial leasing lawyer to help negotiate the best terms and conditions. The primary aim is of ensuring your clients are better able to achieve their objectives.This module will look at the pre-lease negotiations and why you would need an agreement to lease, including which clauses are critical when advising tenants and which are critical for landlords.

Also discussed will be matters arising in the course of the landlord/tenant relationship. This includes advising on options available for a tenant looking to exit the lease with a comparison of assignment and sublease.

The numerous possibilities that the deed of variation of lease offers both tenants and landlords including variation of term, area and rent will also be discussed.

Topics covered will include:
  • Agreement to lease
  • Deed of lease
  • Variation of lease
  • Assignment, and
  • Subclauses.
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Contract and Commercial Law Act - what you need to know - 1 CPD hour

  • Publication date: October 2017
  • Authors: Mark Campbell, Dominic Rowe

The Contract and Commercial Law Act came into force 1 September 2017 repealing several existing commercial statutes that are consolidated within the new legislation.

This module will take a practical approach in outlining the effect of these changes including addressing how CCLA’s transitional provisions will operate in respect of affected statutes, providing a refresher on some of the underlying statutes which are being folded into the new Act, and discussing what to consider when you are looking at amending your standard terms and conditions and other template documents.

The presenters will discuss:
  • The key provisions and what they have affected
  • How the different parts works together
  • How the transitional provisions will operate.

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Litigation Against Directors and Companies - 1.5 CPD hours

  • Publication date: August 2017
  • Authors: Andrew Horne, Adam Ross QC

Directors and companies are increasingly at risk of civil claims and regulatory proceedings. This module explores some of the issues and challenges that arise.

Do you advise or act for companies, their directors and/or officers? The presenters will outline their perspectives on some of the practical and tactical issues that need to be considered in advising companies and/or their directors in investigations, internal disputes and litigation. The module will be conducted in an informal, discussion style to make full use of the experience and perspectives of those attending.

Topics covered will include:

  • The implications of the distinction between a company and its directors
  • When do company and directors’ interests diverge and what should be done?
  • Recognising who is the client and dealing with conflicts of interest within a company, from the perspectives of both external and In-house lawyers
  • What rights do directors have to company records and should they keep their own notes?
  • To whom does privilege belong?
  • For what liabilities may a company indemnify and what insurance issues may arise?
  • What are some current sources of liability and conflict?
  • Some issues arising from overlapping civil and criminal enforcement proceedings.
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Online CPD - Criminal Package (1) - 3 CPD Hrs

Publication Date: 08-Mar-2017

Authors: Various

NZ $242.00

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Online CPD - Property Package (2) - 4.5 CPD Hrs

Publication Date: 08-Mar-2017

Authors: Various

NZ $434.00

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