Members' Lunch Christmas 2020

THE CHRISTMAS MEMBERS' LUNCH IS NOW SOLD OUT.

You are cordially invited to the ACT Law Society Christmas Members' Lunch, proudly sponsored by Arthur J Gallagher and Nexia Australia.

Join us at Chairman & Yip — an iconic Canberra institution that has been operating for over 20 years, serving modern Pan-Asian cuisine in spacious and elegant surrounds. This is a great opportunity to socialise with other members of the legal profession over a magnificent three-course lunch. 

Book early — these lunches are heavily subsidised by our generous sponsors and tickets always sell out. We are also offering a limited number of reduced price tickets for young lawyers — only $25 if you're in your first five years of practice!

This venue will be strictly adhering to current ACT Government health guidelines.

  • When: Friday 4 December 2020 at 12.30pm
  • Where: Chairman & Yip, Burbury Hotel, 1 Burbury Close, Barton ACT
  • Cost: Member $60, Non-member $80, Council Member $30, Young Lawyer $30 (limited qty available)
  • Ticket price includes three-course banquet (worth $68 per person) and all drinks
  • Register by COB Monday 30 November 2020

Fees are payable upon registration. 30 days payment invoices are available to members at the discretion of the Law Society. A 1.3% surcharge may be incurred on online payments. The Society reserves the right to cancel or alter events at its discretion, and in such circumstances, attendees will be notified via email.

Cancellation policy: All cancellations must be made in writing, and all cancellations will incur a fee, however, no charge will be incurred for substituting another person. Outside of the cancellation periods given below, a $10 administration fee will be incurred for any cancellation made. If a registered attendee fails to attend without notifying the Society in writing, no credit or refund will be offered and 100% of the total cost will be retained by the Society. CPD Events — In the case of CPD events held at an venue other than the Law Society, no refund can be made after the RSVP date of the event. In the case of CPD events held at the Law Society, for cancellations made within two working days of the event, 50% of the total cost will be retained by the Society as a cancellation fee and the balance may be used as a credit towards other CPD events or be refunded. If you choose to keep a credit it will remain valid for 12 months from the event date, after which time it will expire. Webinars — In the case of live or on-demand webinars, as connection details are sent when registration is completed, no refund or cancellation is available. Social events — In the case of social events, no refund can be made after the RSVP date of the event.

Definitions: 'Registration' means any booking given to the Society in writing, on our website, or by phone. 'Member' means any member of the ACT Law Society, including associate members and honorary members. 'Young Lawyer' means any member who has held a practising certificate for five years or less. 'CLC' means any member working for a recognised community legal centre, or holding a volunteer practising certificate. 'Student' means a full time student studying law at a recognised Australian tertiary institution.

The Law Society is enforcing social distancing and spacing measures as set out by ACT Health at all our face-to-face events. 

If you are sick, have recently visited a COVID hot-spot, or are in close contact with someone in either situation, please stay at home.

Many of our upcoming CPD sessions will now be available either online or in-person and some have the offer of live streaming. Each CPD event advertised on our website will provide details about the online options available in that session. 

If sessions offer recordings, when you register, please let us know if you'd prefer to watch the CPD online (either live, or at a later date). If you choose the live-stream option you can still interact, ask questions, and be a meaningful participant at the seminar.

For more information about online CPD, please contact Carissa on carissa.webster@actlawsociety.asn.au.

 

 

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Sponsors & Supporters

The Law Society is proud to recognise Arthur J Gallagher and Nexia Australia as the sponsors of the Law Society's quarterly members' lunches.

 

Gallagher is an international insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting firm, operating in 45+ countries. They are the chosen partner to more than 100,000 Australian businesses, from small businesses through to multinational corporations and iconic brands. 

 

Nexia represents a network of solution focused accountancy and consulting firms in Australia and New Zealand supported by global links to Nexia International. They offer a full service accounting solution with experienced partners and an enthusiastic team.

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