Seminars

Upcoming educational seminars

Sewell & Kettle regularly give seminars for lawyers and accountants about developments in the law, finance and insolvency. Each seminar also provides professionals with CPD/CLE points and are usually hosted by professional bodies including the Law Society of NSW, the Law Institute of Victoria, ARITA, CPA, CA and various discussion groups.

Below is a list of our upcoming seminars and education events:

  • UNSW Edge: SME Insolvency & Restructuring Critical Updates Webinar

    Ben Sewell will be presenting the following talk: 25 September 2020 may be an economic cliff for small-to-medium sized enterprises. If they are insolvent – what are their options? An analysis of whether the voluntary administration process is fit for purpose for SMEs To avoid the stigma of formal insolvency, when is informal restructuring effective? […]

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  • Thomson Reuters Building & Construction Law Conference

    12:05PM How to manage subcontractor insolvency During COVID-19 the Government has strongly signalled that SMEs may continue to trade whilst insolvent (and created supporting statute). The risk to builders and developers is that their subcontractors will fail once the COVID-19 safe harbour ends. What can be done pre-contract and post-formal insolvency appointment (e.g. voluntary administration) […]

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Past seminars

  • Macarthur Accountants Discussion Group: A peek into the workings of offshore havens

    Seminar title: A peek into the workings of offshore havens

    • What does the Mossack Fonseca information tell us?
    • What is the terminology of the offshore havens?
    • What are the differences between Australian law and the law of the offshore havens?
    • What are the take-aways for Australian professional advisers?
  • Southern Tablelands Law Society CLE Seminar: A peek into the workings of offshore havens

    Ben Sewell, an experienced insolvency lawyer and adviser, will be meeting accountant and industry groups across Australia to give a one hour presentation on offshore tax havens. The topic is of interest to any professional adviser with clients that have interests in offshore haven jurisdictions. Seminar title: A peek into the workings of offshore havens […]

  • Phoenix Activity Seminar: Law Society of NSW

      Ben Sewell will be giving the following presentation to the NSW State Legal Conference: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: The line between a pre-pack arrangement and phoenix activity for SMEs Phoenix activity, also known as asset stripping, is being targeted by the regulators as an inappropriate response to corporate insolvency. This seminar […]

  • Insolvency Reform Seminar: Newcastle Law Society

        Presenter: Ben Sewell, Principal, Sewell & Kettle Lawyers Ben Sewell will discuss the recent developments in personal property securities law for the Law Society of NSW. The hour-long presentation will provide a compact update for lawyers and other professionals with a working knowledge about the Personal Property Securities Act and the Personal Property Securities Register. About […]

  • PPSA Update: CPD Seminar for Law Society of NSW

      Presenter: Ben Sewell, Principal, Sewell & Kettle Lawyers Ben Sewell will discuss the recent developments in personal property securities law for the Law Society of NSW. The hour-long presentation will provide a compact update for lawyers and other professionals with a working knowledge about the Personal Property Securities Act and the Personal Property Securities Register. About the […]

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