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august, 2018

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16aug4:45 pm6:00 pmLegal Basics for Early Career HR Series4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Sydney, Level 32 MLC Centre, 19 Martin Place

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Managing health and safety in the workplace

Join the Employment Relations and Safety team for the first seminar in our 2018 Legal Basics for Early Career HR Series as we explore managing health and safety in the workplace.

This seminar will cover:

  • a general overview of work health and safety duties
  • important steps to take when managing risks in the workplace, and
  • what to do when an incident occurs at the workplace.

These events are designed to promote networking with your industry peers in a relaxed environment whilst brushing up on the legal knowledge needed to support your career progression.

Registration details for our first seminar in the series are provided below.

Please feel free to pass this invitation on to appropriate colleagues in your organisation.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Time

(Thursday) 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm

Location

Sydney

Level 32 MLC Centre, 19 Martin Place

24aug8:30 am4:30 pm19th Annual Employment Relations Conference8:30 am - 4:30 pm Sofitel Brisbane Central, 249 Turbot Street

Event Details

Please join us for the 19th Annual McCullough Robertson Employment Relations Conference in Brisbane on Friday, 24 August 2018 at the Sofitel Brisbane Central.

Led by McCullough Robertson’s team of experts, the 19th Annual Employment Relations Conference will look at the future of work and the regulation of employment, as well as updating delegates on all the latest developments in employment relations.

The conference is a must for all executives, in-house legal counsel and human resources and employee relations professionals.

All sessions will cover private sector and public sector (state and local) perspectives and provide case examples.

To view our conference brochure and agenda outlining all topics covered on the day, click here.

Enquiries: Donna White on +61 7 3233 8988

REGISTER HERE

Cost

440 (incl GST)

CPD Points

4

Time

(Friday) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location

Sofitel Brisbane Central

249 Turbot Street

29aug7:45 am9:00 amWhite Collar Crime Seminar7:45 am - 9:00 am Brisbane, Level 11 Central Plaza Two, 66 Eagle Street

Event Details

From bribery and corruption to fraud and embezzlement, white collar crime can be very damaging to individuals or businesses. It is important to stay informed and up to date on changes and new laws that may affect you and your business.

Join us for a breakfast seminar where we will explore and provide important updates on the proposed new whistleblower laws, foreign anti-bribery laws and cyber security risks.

More specifically, the seminar will cover:

  • Whistleblower lawsTreasury Law Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblowers Protection) Bill 2017 (Cth) that is currently before the Senate and proposes significant reforms to the private sector’s whistleblower protection laws
  • Foreign anti-bribery lawsCrimes Legislation Amendment (Combatting Corporate Crime) Bill 2017 that is also before the Senate and:
    • introduces offence of corporate criminal liability in relation to foreign bribery unless a company can prove it had ‘adequate resources’ in place to prevent the misconduct,
    • extends and clarifies the scope of anti-bribery offences, and
    • introduces a Deferred Prosecution Agreement scheme.
  • Cyber security – the increasing number and sophistication of cyber-attacks, and the trends and issues that Australian companies should be aware of, including for instance companies in the US now reporting attacks to the Department of Justice to help find the attackers.

Who should attend?

  • Legal counsel, directors and senior managers in the public sector.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Time

(Wednesday) 7:45 am - 9:00 am

Location

Brisbane

Level 11 Central Plaza Two, 66 Eagle Street

29aug4:45 pm6:00 pmWhite Collar Crime Seminar4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Brisbane, Level 11 Central Plaza Two, 66 Eagle Street

Event Details

From bribery and corruption to fraud and embezzlement, white collar crime can be very damaging to individuals or businesses. It is important to stay informed and up to date on changes and new laws that may affect you and your business.

Join us for an afternoon seminar where we will explore and provide important updates on the proposed new whistleblower laws, foreign anti-bribery laws and cyber security risks.

More specifically, the seminar will cover:

  • Whistleblower lawsTreasury Law Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblowers Protection) Bill 2017 (Cth) that is currently before the Senate and proposes significant reforms to the private sector’s whistleblower protection laws
  • Foreign anti-bribery lawsCrimes Legislation Amendment (Combatting Corporate Crime) Bill 2017 that is also before the Senate and:
    • introduces offence of corporate criminal liability in relation to foreign bribery unless a company can prove it had ‘adequate resources’ in place to prevent the misconduct,
    • extends and clarifies the scope of anti-bribery offences, and
    • introduces a Deferred Prosecution Agreement scheme.
  • Cyber security – the increasing number and sophistication of cyber-attacks, and the trends and issues that Australian companies should be aware of, including for instance companies in the US now reporting attacks to the Department of Justice to help find the attackers

Who should attend?

  • Legal counsel, directors and senior managers in the private sector.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Time

(Wednesday) 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm

Location

Brisbane

Level 11 Central Plaza Two, 66 Eagle Street

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