It’s back! The Annual Gold Coast Legal Conference is returning to The Star on Friday 2 June!
Experience a day of in person sessions, with opening and closing plenaries and a choice of 2 tracks & 7 CPD points. You will also receive a bonus pack of 3 core CPD point recordings which can be accessed after the event.
Covering a wide range of substantive law topics relevant to your region, this year’s conference will deliver an impressive line-up of presenters including members of the judiciary, practitioners from the private Bar and local Gold Coast experts!
Brought to you in association with the Gold Coast District Law Association.
7:30 am Registration
8:00 am Welcome to Country and opening remarks
8:15 am QLS President’s remarks
8:25 am Opening address with Her Honour Judge Jodie Wooldridge KC
8:40 am Model litigants – all of us!
9:30 am Trade marks in the Metaverse
10:00 am Morning tea
Third parties in Family Law – when, how and why
Class actions in the regions
Unpacking franchise law: A wide lens view
Practical advocacy skills
Employment Law: Issue spotting
Navigating the changing landscape of off-the-plan contracts
Intersection of domestic violence and criminal legislation
Succession stories from the front line
3:00 pm Afternoon tea
3:20 pm Family Law Amendment Bill 2023
The Australian Relationships Report: Love, Marriage, and Divorce in a Modern Nation
4:20 pm From the Commissioner’s desk: current and emerging issues