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Terrific forum once again. Extremely well done. Looking forward to next year. forum feedback 2015

‘Keep up the great work guys! These forums are really useful and valuable for consistency in this area of law.’ Forum feedback 2014

This forum ended up being one of the most useful and insightful courses I have done.’  Forum feedback 2014

‘Excellent forum. Well worth the trip from Melbourne.’ Forum feedback 2014


Law forums

AGS provides a wide variety of annual and biennial legal forums for Australian Government employees. These include our flagship biennial forums on constitutional law, administrative law, intellectual property, and information and communications technology, as well as annual forums in employment law, FOI and privacy, property and infrastructure, and the civil regulators forum.

They are presented by AGS experts and specialists and will often also feature invited speakers including judges, senior politicians and academics.

Final details for each forum will be posted on this site approximately 4 weeks before the forum date.

Civil Regulators Forum 2017

Date TBA, Canberra

Join us to hear some of Australia’s most experienced civil penalty practitioners discuss and analyse current risks, issues and strategies for the day-today practice of Commonwealth regulators.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

FOI and Privacy Forum 2017

Friday 19 May 2017, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra

AGS has been at the forefront of developments in freedom of information (FOI), privacy and confidentiality laws since their enactment. We regularly advise on and act in the most high-profile and sensitive FOI and privacy matters.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

Constitutional Law Forum 2017

Friday 17 December 2017, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra

The Constitutional Law forum is held every two years in Canberra. AGS brings together an outstanding panel of experts from key positions within the Commonwealth, including AGS's Office of General Counsel.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

Property and Infrastructure Forum 2017

Date TBA, Canberra

An opportunity to discuss the current trends and specific Commonwealth requirements that face Australian Government agencies involved in managing, procuring or funding property and infrastructure.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

Intellectual Property Forum 2017

Date TBA, Canberra

For those people who are responsible for managing intellectual property or developing intellectual property policies.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

Employment Law Forum 2017

Date TBA, Canberra

AGS has been advising on public sector employment law and workplace relations matters for many years. We have been involved in numerous high-profile individual HR matters, and our lawyers have had critical input into all of the recent employment and workplace relations law reforms, and have advised agencies on the implementation of those reforms in Commonwealth employment.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

Information Technology Forum 2018

Date TBA, Canberra

For public sector officers who are: lawyers; policy officers and project managers; website managers and online services delivery officers; information technology officers; contract and procurement officers.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

Administrative Law Forum 2018

Date TBA, Canberra

Administrative law remains central to the functioning of the Australian Government. This forum will bring you up to date with the latest developments in administrative law and their practical implications for Commonwealth administrators, decision-makers and lawyers.

If you would like to be contacted about this forum please contact michelle.easte@ags.gov.au

 

FOI and Privacy Practitioners Forums
HR Practitioners Forums

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