The course considers at an advanced level the conduct of civil litigation in the federal and state courts, the impact of the policy objectives of the rules on the conduct of litigation, pleadings, trial preparation, evidence, settlement procedures, disclosure and preservation of evidence, service and jurisdiction, appeals.

Commercial Legal Practice
4 days
Next course:
10 August 201911 August 2019 (see all)
UQ Brisbane City (view map)
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Who is the course designed for

Our CPD courses are available to professionals interested in contemporary legal issues.

Whether you're looking to acquire CPD points, expand your knowledge in a specific area of the law, or gain a general understanding of legal issues impacting your profession, our courses will equip you to go further in every possible future.

Style of learning

This course is delivered at our centrally located UQ Brisbane City campus. Courses are taught in smart, functional and flexible learning facilities.

Our CPD participants benefit from small class sizes which encourage group discussion and debate, and 1-on-1 access to industry experts and leading researchers.


This course is delivered at UQ Brisbane City.

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Enrol as CPD

This course is part of the Masters of Laws postgraduate program.

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Upcoming sessions

10 August 2019 9:00am11 August 2019 5:00pm
14 September 2019 9:00am15 September 2019 5:00pm

CPD enrolment closes two weeks prior to the course start date.

No entry requirements apply, you are not required to submit assessment and your course participation cannot be used as academic credit towards a degree qualification.

Our courses count toward Queensland Law Society Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points if you can demonstrate relevance to your legal practice.

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