IP Law Breakfast Forum: Current issues in consumer law and why privilege matters for business


Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Level 10
161 Collins St
Melbourne, 3001

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Event Summary

Griffith Hack CPD seminar - substantive law

Registration: 7.45am
Briefing: 8am - 9am

We are pleased to invite you to our law CPD breakfast forum where our IP specialists will discuss:

Session 1: Current issues in Consumer Law

  • What the ACCC and the courts have recently found to be misleading and deceptive conduct.
  • Current priorities of the ACCC – is your industry being targeted?
  • Avoiding unfair contract terms – what contracts and terms are covered?
  • Advertising and promoting your business across social media without breaching the ACL.

Session 2: The importance of privilege

  • How to explain privilege, and why it is important, to the business.
  • Ensuring that communications that are privileged, stay privileged.
  • Communicating legal advice to the business, the board and third parties.
  • Dealing with internal investigations.
  • What to do if a regulator requests access to privileged documents.

The breakfast forum will provide attendees with one substantive law point.

Who should attend?

In-house counsel and IP leaders.

Please feel free to forward this invitation to your marketing, branding and innovation colleagues who might also be interested in attending.

To RSVP please email: gh.marketing@griffithhack.com