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The CLA is a recognised leader in the provision of continuing legal education (CLE). We offer very competitive membership rates — $220pa for individuals and $420 for firms. CLA members receive a 17% discount for our lunchtime seminars and a 25% discount for our half-day seminars and one-day conferences. Members also receive a subscription to our refereed journal, the Commercial Law Quarterly.

Upcoming Events

Lunchtime Series

01 May, 2017 - Warranties, guarantees and indemnities

John Carter, consultant, Herbert Smith Freehills; Professor Emeritus, University of Sydney; General Editor, Journal of Contract Law

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Halfday seminar

26 May, 2017 - Insolvency law reform: are you ready?

Professor Michael Quinlan, Dean, Sydney School of Law, University of Notre Dame Australia (Chair); Doran Cook SC, 9 Wentworth Chambers; James Marshall, Partner, Ashurst Australia; Phil Carter, Partner PPB Advisory

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Congratulations Anton Trichardt, winner of the CLQ Editors' Encouragement Award 2015

We're delighted to announce that Anton Trichardt from Owen Dixon Chambers West in Melbourne has won the $1,000 Commercial Law Quarterly Editor's Encouragement Award. for 2015 His paper — 'Breach of Anticipatory Repudiation' — was published is CLQ Vol 29 No 4, December 2015-February 2016. That issue is available for download from the CLQ Library.

Vol30 No3 September-November 2016

Vol30 No3 September-November 2016

  • Revisiting the penalties doctrine: Paciocco v ANZ
  • The restitutionary remedy in Australian law
  • Colin Blackburn: an address for the Selden Society, Queensland
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