14 March 2019

Ethics & Cyber-Risk | Alumni Event | Perth

Published on 14 March 2019

Cyber-risk is a growing threat for all businesses, but lawyers have additional ethical and professional responsibilities that must also be considered when it comes to sensitive client information online.

In this free evening event, join Cathryn Urquhart, facilitator of the Legal Practice Management course at The College of Law, to learn the ins and outs of cyber-risk and the issues you must consider to minimise risk and ensure client confidentiality.


Event Details

Ethics and Cyber-Risk

Date: 14 March 2019

Time: 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Where: The College of Law Western Australia, Ground Floor Durack Centre, 263 Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000

Earn: 1 CPD Point

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What will I learn?

  • Gain an overview of cyber-risk including hacking, phishing, scamming, and ransomware
  • Learn what professional and ethical responsibilities arise in relation to confidentiality and duty of care
  • Examine the role of the Law Council of Australia Cyber Precedent and National Data Breach Scheme
  • Best practices with a focus on safety measures and how they apply to real-life scenarios


This event is free for all College PLT and Legal Practice Management alumni.

Attendees will be able to claim 1 CPD point towards Ethics and Professional Responsibility.