Professional Development immigration law conference Karen Waller Executive Director KPMG by ramhood17


									                 Professional Development
                                                                                                                           immigration law
    Brett Slater, Principal, Brett Slater Solicitors has been            Karen Waller, Executive Director, KPMG established KPMG’s              WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
    specialising in immigration law since 1985. He has formerly been     Migration division over 16 years ago and is the National Leader        •   Migration Agents
    appointed to the Business Law and the Immigration and                which includes Sydney, Melbourne and Perth offices. Karen has          •   Solicitors
    Administrative Law committees of the Law Society of NSW, and at      over 25 years experience in the migration industry including           •   Barristers
    present, he is a member of the Society’s Specialist Accreditation    several years with the Department of Immigration in various            •   Academics
    assessment committee for immigration lawyers. Brett is               areas including HR, immigration policy making, the
    appointed by the Federal Court under the RRT Legal Advice            establishment of a training division and training of immigration       CONFERENCE TIME AND VENUE
    Scheme to give advice to litigants in judicial review matters.       and customs officers.                                                  DETAILS
                                                                                                                                                4 – 5 June 2007
    David Puls, Solicitor, Advocate Immigration lawyers and              Nigel Dobbie, Special Counsel, Parish Patience Immigration
                                                                                                                                                Sir Stamford, Circular Quay
    Agents has a unique combination of commercial and                    lawyers has represented visa applicants in the High Court of           93 Macquarie Street
    community experience and was previously the Principal Solicitor      Australia, Federal Court of Australia, Federal Magistrates Court       Sydney, NSW 2000
    for the HIV/AIDS Legal Centre (HALC). His area of specialisation     of Australia, MRT, RRT and AAT and has also previously worked          Telephone: 02 9252 4600
    includes all types of visa classes, and he currently volunteers at   for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Nigel           Facsimile: 02 9252 4286
    the free advice sessions organised through the Gay & Lesbian         was a member of the Nationality and Residence Committee of   
    Immigration Task Force. David has contributed to the New South       the Law Council of Australia, and is a former Chairperson of the
    Wales Solicitor’s Practice Manual and the New South Wales Law        Refugee Advice and Casework Service (Australia). Previously,           PROGRAM CHANGES
    Handbook. With David’s guidance, the HALC was the 2001               Nigel was the solicitor in a landmark Australian constitutional        Details regarding this conference were confirmed and correct at the
    winner of the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity                     law case and led the appeal in Uddin v Minister for Immigration.       time of printing. LexisNexis reserves the right to cancel or amend
                                                                                                                                                the conference details at any time if required.
    Commission’s Human Rights Award for Law.
                                                                         Robert Walsh, Managing Partner, Fragomen Australia was
    Dr Etienne Hugo, PhD, LLB, Legal Practitioner Director, Teleo        previously a partner of two major Australian commercial law            CANCELLATION
    Group Pty Ltd has worked exclusively in Immigration Law for          firms, where he was head of the firms’ corporate immigration           Your registration will be confirmed in writing when full payment is
                                                                                                                                                received. We will refund your registration in full less a $165
    seven years. Before setting up Teleo Group, he was a senior          practices. He also advised private and public sector clients on        administration fee if notification is received in writing by 7 May
    associate lawyer in a leading law firm specialising in immigration   legal aspects of commercial transactions and on administrative         2007. If we receive written notification between 8 May 2007 and
    law and is an accredited specialist in immigration law. Dr Hugo      law matters. Robert has advised on immigration law since 1990          21 May 2007 you will receive a 50% refund and conference
                                                                                                                                                documents. No cancellation requests will be accepted after
    also practises as a solicitor of the High Court of Australia and     and is widely recognised as one of Australia’s leading corporate       22 May 2007. You may nominate a replacement, however no
    registered as an advocate of the High Court of South Africa. He is   immigration lawyers. His clients include many of the world’s           refund will be issued.
    also a registered migration agent and an adjunct lecturer at the     largest multi-national corporations from Europe, US, UK and
    Australian National University (ANU College of Law).                 Korea.                                                                 IMPORTANT PRIVACY NOTICE:
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    Professor Graeme Hugo, Federation Fellow, Department of              Yvette Gasic, Senior Manager, KPMG previously practised in             International Books Australia Pty Limited for the purposes of
    Geographical and Environmental Studies and Director of the           other areas of law, such as family law and commercial litigation.      processing your registration or enquiry and keeping you informed of
                                                                                                                                                upcoming products, services and events. The information is
    National Centre for Social Applications of Geographic                Yvette has specialised in migration for the last six years and has     disclosed from time to time to our related bodies corporate for these
    Information Systems at the University of Adelaide. His               worked with clients from a range of industries and size, including     purposes. The provision of this information by you is voluntary but if
    research interests are in population issues in Australia and South   engineering, manufacturing, and IT. Yvette has extensive               you do not provide some or all of the requested information we may
    East Asia, especially migration. He is a acclaimed author and has    experience in all areas of migration, in particular business           be unable to properly process your registration. You have both a right
                                                                                                                                                of access to the personal information we hold about you and to ask us
    published numerous books in the area of migration. In 2002, he       visas. She also practises in outbound visas for the UK and USA.        to correct it if it is inaccurate or out of date. Please direct your
    secured an ARC Federation Fellowship over five years for his                                                                                enquiries to
    research project, “The New Paradigm of International Migration
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    To and From Australia: Dimensions, Causes and Implications”.                                                                                      upcoming events

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                                       Please complete sections A, B and C                                                                                                           Conference code: PD3607
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A I would like to register for the inaugural immigration law conference
    EARLY BIRD PRICE* (expires on 23 April 2007)                                                        CONFERENCE RESOURCES
        Two-Day Conference                                   $1263.64+GST = $1390                           I am unable to attend but would like to purchase a set of conference papers for Inaugural
        Immigration Law Forum                                $695 + GST = $764.50                           Immigration Law Conference $270 + GST = $297
        Immigration Law Accelerator                          $695 + GST = $764.50                       I would like to purchase a copy of:
                                                                                                            Australian Immigration Law by Glass, A; Goodard, J (Looseleaf PD 907782) $1008.70
    STANDARD PRICE                                                                                          (online PD921734) $2201.10 inc GST
        Two-Day Conference                                   $1500 + GST = $1650                            Immigration Review by Crock, M; Burns, J (online PD 912115OL) $ 435.60            WEB
        Immigration Law Forum                                $750 + GST = $825                              (Bulletin PD 912115) $455.40 inc GST
        Immigration Law Accelerator                          $750 + GST = $825                          TEAM DISCOUNTS*
                                                                                                        Register a team of 3 for the Inaugural Immigration Law Conference at the same time, from the same
    I     WILL       WILL NOT be attending the Networking Drinks on 4 June 2007                         organisation and receive a free pass for the 4th delegate.
                                                                                                        * Early Bird, team discounts and any other discount cannot be taken concurrently

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