Recorded Webinar: Electronic Conveyancing – New Practice Platforms and Ethical Dimensions (Legal Ethics)


27th February 2019

Duration:  1 hour


Electronic conveyancing is here and with it some practical ethics challenges.

This session looks at what they are and how to handle them effectively, including:

  • Transitioning to electronic conveyancing – is there a client cost issue to consider?
  • Client identification and timing issues –ethical risks and how to manage it
  • When you have to revert to a paper-based settlement – the risks of delay
  • Skill base of conveyancers – the risks of inadequate training
  • Disclosure issues on fees – legal and ethical risks examined
  • Fraud risk and the responsibility to contain it
  • Managing conflicts of interest arising in econveyancing procedures
  • Ethical and practical issues arising from the entry of multiple Electronic Lodgment Network Operators
  • Case studies
Our presenter

Tony Cahill, Legal Author and Commentator, Chatswood

Tony Cahill was admitted as a solicitor in 1981. In July 2002 he commenced a ‘sabbatical’ from private legal practice to concentrate on legal education and writing.

He was a co-author with Russell Cocks and Paul Gibney of the first New South Wales edition of 1001 Conveyancing Answers, and is currently a co-author of Conveyancing Service New South Wales and Annotated Conveyancing and Real Property Legislation New South Wales, both published by LexisNexis.


This webinar is suitable for property lawyers - Australia wide and it has been designed to deliver the Legal Ethics compulsory subject CPD unit for the CPD year ending 31st March 2019.

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Product Code: WB13FEB19
 Price:  $198.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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