International Law Section

 

Seoul Chapter Dinner Event

Date: Monday, 20 February 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Where: The Dadam, M building B1, Dosan-daero 445, Gangnam-gu, Seoul Dadam
RSVP: ILS Administrator at ils@lawcouncil.asn.au 

Hong Kong Chapter Event - Ethics and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Date: Thursday, 23 February 2017
Time: 7:00pm to 8:00pm (Registration from 6:45pm)
Where: Davis Polk Wardwell,
8/F, The Hong Kong Club Building,
3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong
Cost: A$65 (includes complimentary membership of the ILS to June 2018)
Dinner afterwards – please join and meet other the Hong Kong Chapter members for dinner after the Seminar. Venue TBC (at own expense)

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Mary Walker, an Executive Member of the Law Council of Australia International Law Section, Co-Chair of the ILS International Arbitration Committee and Chair of the Federal Litigation & Dispute Resolution ADR Committee will present a seminar on Ethics and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). The session will cover solicitors’ and barristers’ obligations pursuant to the Legal Profession Uniform Conduct Rules 2015 and cases involving the obligations of legal practitioners in negotiations and mediations. The session will also cover The Law Council of Australia’s Trilogy of Ethical Guidelines for Mediators, Lawyers and Participants in mediation. The definition of “Court” in the Uniform Conduct Rules and implications on ethical obligations in Arbitration, Expert Determination and the Facilitation of Court Appointed Expert Conclaves will also be discussed in the context of recent developments in ADR in Australia and Asia.

Mary Walker has been at the forefront of ADR in Australia for the last 26 years. Read more here.

Freedom of Speech Seminar

Date: Thursday, 30 March 2017
Time: 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Where: Marque Lawyers, Level 4, 343 George Street, Sydney
Cost: ILS members: $50, non-members: $65 and students: $25.00
RSVP: events@lawcouncil.asn.au

View past events here.