Live Webinar: Superannuation – Executor Conflict Dilemmas and What to Do About It

Monday 20th February 2017

Vic, NSW, ACT, Tas:  3pm to 5pm 
SA: 2.30pm to 4.30pm 
WA: 12noon to 2pm 
NT: 1.30pm to 3.30pm 
Qld: 2pm to 4pm

About the webinar

What happens to my super when I die? That depends on whether you have a binding nomination or not. Getting this right is the first part, but there are also issues involving conflicts of duty concerning executors.  This session examines the main issues:

  • The conflict of duty arising in McIntosh v McIntosh explained
  • Case report - Brine v Carter [2015] SASC 205 how does this change things? Its impact on:
    • choice of executor
    • clauses in will
    • use of reversionary pensions
    • use of binding nominations
  • Dealing with the conflict – role of executor in dealing with super of the deceased
  • Executor’s duty to act in the best interest of the beneficiary
  • Is there a duty to have super paid into the estate?
  • Litigation stemming from a super death benefit

Who should attend

This webinar is suitable for succession lawyers – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

Peter Crofts, Barrister, Victorian Bar, Melbourne

Peter has a strong commercial background having practised for many years as a partner and in-house counsel with the international chartered accounting firm Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.

Prior to this, Peter worked with the National Crime Authority and a city law firm. He was admitted to practice in 1982 and signed the Roll of Counsel in November 2001. Peter read with Jim Delany.

In addition to his legal background he holds qualifications in accounting and psychology and is an accredited mediator. Since signing the Bar Roll, Peter has continued to work in the commercial area accepting briefs in a range of matters, which have as their common thread the need to deal effectively with financial material. He has also conducted trials in all Victorian jurisdictions.

CPD Certificate

Live webinar delegates will receive a CPD certificate for attendance at this webinar.  Lawyers can claim up to 2 CPD [CLE] units/points – substantive law.  This webinar has been designed to run for 2 hours, however, webinar lengths can vary depending on the level of questions and discussion, and the minimum length of the webinar is 1.5 hours.

Attending a TEN webinar couldn’t be easier. Basically it’s just like attending a seminar except that you don’t have to leave the comfort of your office or home. You just need to be available at the appointed date and time with your computer and internet connection.

Once you’ve registered for the webinar, we send you a link so that you can login to the webinar from your computer. The speaker delivers the session from their computer in real time. Just like a live seminar, you can ask questions of the speaker. You simply type your question into the question box and the speaker responds to it during question time.
At the end of the webinar session we send you a certificate to confirm your attendance and the number of CPD hours you earned.

You will need a computer with sound, an internet connection and earphones if you need to participate in the webinar in an open office environment (so you don’t disrupt those around you).

Product Code: RBZFEB17
 Price:   $253.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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