CPD

Section referred to herein is that Legal Profession Uniform Continuing Professional Development (Solicitors) Rules 2015 (NSW).

Presenter Proposed acknowledge area Content (s 7) Format
(s 8)
CPD Unit
(s 9)
1 What everyone should know about the trends disrupting the legal industry. Mary O’Carroll
Head of Legal Operations, Technology and Strategy, Google (US)

Practice management and business skills (s 6.1.2)

Professional Skills (6.1.3)

Seminar (s 8.1.1) At least one hour per CPD point (9.1.1)

Session 1 for one (1) CPD point

Duration 1. hour
9:05 to 10:05am

2 LOD: The rise of legal operations

Moderator: James Kenney, Head of Service Development (Australia), LOD

Panellist: Nigel Bond, General Counsel (Wealth, Australian Banking and Technology), Westpac

Panellist: Catriona McGregor, Group General Counsel and Company Secretary, Domain Group

Panellist: Marcus Breaden, General Counsel - Asia Pacific, Cisco Systems

Seminar (s 8.1.1)

Discussion group (s 8.1.1)

Session 1 for one (1) CPD point

Duration 1. hour
10:05 to 11:05am

3 What CEOs want from in-house lawyers: Understanding senior management’s vision

Panellist: Patrick Kidd, CEO, Invictus Games; Principal Consultant, Deloitte Australia

Panellist: Stuart Corbishley, General Counsel, Invictus Games and FIFA 2023

Ethics and professional responsibility (s 6.1.1)

Practice management and business skills (s 6.1.2)

Professional Skills (6.1.3)

Discussion group (s 8.1.1) At least one hour per CPD point (9.1.1)

Session 3, 4 and 5 for one (1) CPD point

Duration 1 hr 10min
11:35 to 1:45am

4 Managing internal politics: Substituting the dark art with a positive psychology approach Mark Hunyor
Professional Coach and Trainer
Seminar (s 8.1.1)
5 Use the law to maximise your organisation’s competitive edge Caroline Cox
Group Company Secretary and General Counsel BHP

Ethics and professional responsibility (s 6.1.1)

Practice management and business skills (s 6.1.2)

Seminar (s 8.1.1)
6 Driving strategic development in the face of potential threats

Panellist: Catherine James, General Counsel, Allianz Retire+

Panellist: Sarah Turner, General Counsel and Company Secretary, REA Group

Panellist: Claire Bibby, Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, Immediation

Practice management and business skills (s 6.1.2)

Professional Skills (6.1.3)

Discussion group (s 8.1.1) At least one hour per CPD point (9.1.1)

Session 6 for one (1) CPD point

Duration 1 hour
2:45 to 3:45 pm

7 Navigating challenges with different jurisdictions Katrina Johnson
Associate General Counsel & Head of Legal, Asia-Pacific Uber

Practice management and business skills (s 6.1.2)

Professional Skills (6.1.3)

Seminar (s 8.1.1) At least one hour per CPD point (9.1.1)

Session 7 and 8 for one (1) CPD point

3:45pm to 4:20pm; and 4:50pm to 5:25 pm

(Total = 70min)

8 Data privacy and security with the rise of artificial intelligence

CPD activities are not accredited by the Law Society. If this particular educational activity extends your knowledge and skills in areas that are relevant to your practice needs or professional development, then you should claim one (1) "unit” for each hour of attendance, refreshment breaks not included.

The annual requirement is ten (10) CPD units each year from 1 April to 31 March.