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Greenway Chambers’ CPD program is available to all legal professionals. Please check back here for information on upcoming events. Alternatively, email our clerk, Tobias, or call (02) 9151 2999 for more details.
06-Jun-18 5:15pm - 7:00pm
Cladding - The issues assessed and explained FULLLevel 10, 99 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000
The widespread use of polyethylene composite cladding is perhaps the most prominent defective works issue facing construction lawyers in the foreseeable future. The Grenfell tower fire and its aftermath in the UK has extended to inquiries and reports and legislation in Australia.
Franco Corsaro SC and David McAndrew will discuss the legal issues surrounding cladding, as well as the defences available for developers and builders.
Please join us for drinks and canapes following the presentation.
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13-Jun-18 5:15pm - 7:00pm
When Employment Goes Wrong 21 Places remainingLevel 10, 99 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000
From poor performance to bullying and harassment, the ways in which employment can go wrong are myriad. Certainly the old adage, "when you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all” is a recipe for disaster when it comes to managing these issues. Kellie Edwards and Lucy Saunders will discuss the dos and don’ts of avoiding employment gone wrong, or (if unavoidable) managing it well, including:
- how to go about a fair dismissal and avoid adverse actions claims and
- what to do about bullying and harassment
Kellie and Lucy invite practitioners attending to send questions in advance of the presentation and on specific issues of interest concerning recent
case law and/or particular fact scenarios. Such questions/scenarios, ought be provided to our Clerk by 5 June 2018, in order to be considered for
inclusion in the presentation