Proctor : October 2016
50 PROCTOR | October 2016 Webinar: How to Manage Illness and Injuries in the Workplace Online | 12.30-1 .30pm As any organisation will agree, managing employees is a daily challenge, and that challenge is significantly increased when employees are ill or injured. Navigating the complexity of applicable legislation, the diversity of claims, and managing the emotional state of the employee requires a specific focus and expertise. In order to avoid potential liability under legislation, employers need to be aware of their obligations and the risks involved in managing such situations. So whether you employ staff or advise clients who employ staff, this webinar will provide valuable guidance in this challenging area of practice. FRI 7OCT 1 CPD POINT Masterclass: Self-Managed Superannuation Funds Law Society House, Brisbane | 9am-12 .30pm Australia’s self-managed super fund (SMSF) sector continues to grow as more and more Australians take control of their investment for retirement. This masterclass will keep you up to date and provide practical guidance in this highly regulated and constantly changing area of practice. It will include: • the ATO’s common errors within SMSFs • tips and traps when creating borrowing trusts • a discussion on the proposed changes to the superannuation regime in this year’s Federal Budget • a Q&A session for delegates to ask their questions. TUE 11OCT 3 CPD POINTS Essentials: Drafting Family Law Orders Law Society House, Brisbane | 8.30am -12pm This half-day workshop is an ideal opportunity to refresh your knowledge on the fundamentals of drafting exceptional family law orders. Learn practical tips from the experts on perfecting the art of drafting family law orders in both property/financial and children’s matters, tips and tricks that will set you up for drafting success, and insider knowledge for mastering s79A applications for when it’s not successful. WED 12OCT 3 CPD POINTS Practice Management Course – Medium and Large Practice Focus Law Society House, Brisbane 8.30am-3 .45pm, 8.30am-4 .45pm, 8.30am-2 .30pm Consisting of comprehensive study texts, three days of face-to-face tailored workshops, and five assessment tasks, Queensland Law Society’s Practice Management Course (PMC) equips aspiring principals with the skills and knowledge required to be successful practice principals. The Society’s PMC features: • practical learning with experts • tailored workshops • interaction, discussion and implementation • leadership profiling • superior support. THU-FRI 13TO 14& FRI 21OCT 10 CPD POINTS Introduction to Family Law Law Society House, Brisbane | 8.30am-4 .45pm Aimed at legal support staff with less than three years’ experience, this introductory course provides practical guidance on the frequent processes and tasks associated with family law matters. Join us for an interactive and guided tour through: • defining key terms and concepts relevant to family law • identifying legislation, regulations and policies relevant to family law • drafting divorce applications and financial statements • dealing with difficult situations that commonly arise in family and domestic violence matters. This course is based on the nationally accredited diploma-level unit, ‘BSBLEG510 Apply legal principles in family law matters’, which is offered by Queensland Law Society as self-paced study. TUE 18OCT 6.5 CPD POINTS This month ... Can’t attend an event? Purchase the DVD Look for this icon. Earlybird prices apply.