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This course addresses ways in which lawyers’ interface with data, specifically:
1 CPD unit (one unit per hour)
This course consists of a one-hour video recording of a lecture by Peter Leonard, Principal of Data Synergies, together with reference resources.
This seminar will assist participants to:
A discount of 10% is available to UTS Alumni or UTS Staff enrolling in this short course. If you are eligible for this discount, please ensure you have provided your UTS Student or Staff ID number in your UTS Open Profile (under ‘A bit about you’).
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Peter Leonard is a Sydney, Australia based data, content and technology business consultant and lawyer, advising data-driven businesses and government agencies. Peter is principal of Data Synergies and a Professor of Practice at UNSW Business School (Information Systems and Business and Taxation Law).
Peter chairs the IoTAA’s Data Access, Use and Privacy work stream, the Law Society of New South Wales’ Privacy and Data Committee and the Australian Computer Society’s AI Ethics Technical Committee.
He serves on a number of corporate and advisory boards, including of the NSW Data Analytics Centre. Peter was a founding partner of Gilbert + Tobin, now a large Australian law firm. Following his retirement as a partner in 2017 he continues to assist Gilbert + Tobin as a consultant.
Gain key insights into the insolvency and corporate law portions of the Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus Act 2020.
Understand the accounting principles, standards and procedures that sit behind financial statements and records.
How principles for valuation of assets apply and require modification in times of uncertainty and crisis
Explore the intellectual property implications of the search for a COVID-19 vaccine
Contractual implications of COVID-19 for the construction industry: frustration and force majeure
Employment in the Age of COVID-19
When, why and how to use a bespoke construction contract as opposed to a standard form contract
How important are ethics in the uncertain conditions we face in 2020, and how do conditions particular to this year affect ethical considerations?
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Surviving as data-driven lawyers in the fourth industrial revolution.
Consulting an Insolvency Practitioner
A nutshell guide to the legislation and practical tips for implementation of a whistleblowing system
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A review of 2019 and 2020 cases of interest in retail and commercial leasing in NSW.