The upcoming e-conveyancing mandate marks the first step in a wave of property law reform that will take place over the next 12 months. Bookmark this page to stay up to date with the upcoming changes as well as accessing resources, education and REIQ contracts.
Unfair Contract Terms reforms - are you ready
Monday 9 October 2023 | 12.30pm - 1.30pm | Online
Drastic changes to the Unfair Contract Terms (UCT) regime are coming in November 2023, as amendments come into effect that significantly broaden the scope of the regime and introduce penalties for non-compliance.
Learn about the implications of the amendments for you and your practice. Equip yourself with the knowledge to provide expert advice to clients on their risk and steps to prepare, including amending contracts to comply with the regime.
Kathryn Finlayson, Partner, MinterEllison; Chair, Competition and Consumer Law Committee
Sarah O’Shea, Lawyer, MinterEllison
Registrations close Thursday 5 October, unless sold out prior.
REIQ contracts are provided to QLS Full Members only to be used in accordance with the terms and conditions of the licence.
Queensland Law Society and the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) prepare editions of the four standard sales contracts. Comparison tables are provided when each new edition has been published.
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The QLS Property Law Conference is the premier professional development event for Property Law practitioners in Queensland’s turning market. Catch up on what happened at this year’s conference to ensure you stay up to date with the latest developments and gain real-world tips and advice on a range of topics.
Titles Queensland have officially announced electronic conveyancing will be mandatory from Monday 20 February 2023. Are you and your firm ready?
Join co-hosts QLS and PEXA at a ‘Lunch & Learn’ session and receive practical guidance on;
- How the mandate applies and what you need to be doing
- What are “Required Instruments”
- Exemptions and transitional provisions