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Legal Update: Self-Represented Litigants (2015) – 1 CPD Unit

$66.00 $60.00

This session covers the mandatory Ethics & Professional Responsibility subject. Join Dr. Michelle R. Sharpe, Barrister, at CPD for Me, online learning for busy lawyers. Watch on-demand 24/7, any device. Ready when you are. All CPD for Me accounts include LogCPD where you can store and record CPD activities, from any provider – by CPD period. Simply print or email your Activity Statement when you have completed your CPD requirements.

Product Description

Self-Represented Litigants

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • The right of a litigant to represent him/herself or a company or be represented by a lay advocate;
  • Duties of court in dealing with self-represented litigants;
  • Duties of a legal practitioner in dealing with a litigant that is self-represented; and
  • Managing difficult self-represented litigants.

* Please note that this product will be taken down from the library 1 July 2017.


At CPD for Me you can record all CPD activities from any provider for five years on any device. LogCPD allows you to add action items, record, store, email and print CPD activities.

About your Speaker

Dr. Michelle R. Sharpe practices primarily in the areas of general commercial and contract law, passing off and trade practices and consumer protection. She brings significant experience in regulatory frameworks. She is experienced in the areas of owner’s corporations, franchising, retail, residential leases, tax, and information technology. Dr Sharpe regularly appears in all jurisdictions, including VCAT. Michelle is highly experienced in matters involving breaches of consumer protection law, having acted for (and against) State and Federal agencies. She has written and contributed to papers and publications on trade practices – particularly in the area of unconscionable conduct.

Further Information

Once purchased, this on-demand seminar will be available in your account (log in top left) and found under Available Downloads until 31/3/2017.

Alternatively, it is also offered as part of CPD for Me’s 10 unit packages, from $40 a unit.

This one hour seminar = 1 CPD unit for one fee earner only. Please contact us if you require other fee earners in your firm to watch and record this a part of their CPD requirements (additional charges will apply).

If you have any questions, please call 1300 273 463 or email admin@cpdforme.com.au

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About CPD for Me                                           

CPD for Me offers over 160 online CPD options so busy professionals can obtain all their CPD requirements online, on any device and with no travel hassles.

Our content includes mandatory legal updates on subjects: practice management, professional skills, substantive law, ethics and professional responsibility. Anywhere, anytime, any device.