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The CLA is a recognised leader in the provision of continuing legal education (CLE). We offer very competitive membership rates — $240pa for individuals and $460 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.

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CLA QLD is now a reality

We are delighted to announce the formation of the Queensland branch of the Commercial Law Association. All sorts of seminars and events (COVID safe, of course) are currently being planned. We’ll let you know as information comes to hand. You can join the Queensland branch through our website. If you’d like further information, please contact Michael Drummond at

Commuter CLE Podcast

Online CLE videos

CLQ Vol34 No2 June-August 2020

CLQ Vol34 No2 June-August 2020

  • Rescuing ‘reasonable notice’ in indefinite employment contracts
  • Dollars and sense: giving contracts a ‘commercial’ construction
  • The curious case of the insistent performer: a comparative study with special focus on UAE law
  • Contract law in the cases: 2019 in review. Part 1 of 3

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