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Upcoming Events


CLA AGM, 26 May 2021

The Annual General Meeting of The Commercial Law Association of Australia Ltd will be held at the offices of Bartier Perry, Level 10, 77 Castlereagh Street, Sydney at 5.30pm on Wednesday, 
26 May, 2021.

All CLA members are welcome to attend.

You can download a copy of the CLA's Annual Report, Financial Report, minutes of the previous AGM, Notice of Meeting and obtain a Proxy Form from this website.

Commuter CLE Podcast

Online CLE videos

CLQ Vol35 No1 March-May 2021

CLQ Vol35 No1 March-May 2021

• Contract law in the cases: 2020 in review. Part 1 of 3
• Agency and the valid execution of transaction documents by corporations. Part 2 of 3
• What is a ‘preference’? Third-party payments, the doctrine of ‘ultimate effect’ and creditor protection from a DOCA

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