Practising property law in 2017: the big issues

Course ID CN170227_PRO1

  • Face to Face
  • 4
  • Intermediate

Begin 2017 knowing all recent developments in property law.  Tony Cahill will outline the most significant changes in this seminar.  You will be updated on: strata title reform, retail leasing reform, e-transacting, priority notices, the 2016 Contract and the foreign withholding capital gains tax. 

College of Law Alumni and Law Society Members receive a 10% discount on the price.


Full Price $480.00

Alumni/Member Price $432.00



1pm - 5.15pm


The College of Law
Level 16, St James Centre
111 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000

About This Course


Topics covered include:

  • Recent developments in property law
  • Strata title reform
  • Retail lease reform
  • Priority notices
  • E-transacting
  • 2016 Contract


Designed for

This seminar complies with the mandatory areas of Practice Management and Business Skills, Professional Skills and Substantive Law.



Tony Cahill
Legal Author and Commentator

Tony Cahill was admitted to practice in 1981. After 13 years with a medium-sized city law firm, Tony commenced practice on his own account at Chatswood. In July 2002, Tony commenced a ‘sabbatical’ from private practice to concentrate primarily on legal education and writing.

He is a member of the Law Society’s Property Law and Environmental, Planning and Development Committees. He has been a member of the Re‑Draft Committees for the editions of the Contract for the Sale of Land since 1992, and the editions of the Contract for the Sale of Business since 2000. In 1995, Tony completed the Property Agency TAFE course which was then the most usual educational qualification for holders of licences under the former Property, Stock and Business Agents Act 1941.

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

Tony is also the General Advisor on the recently released online product LexisNexis Practical Guidance – Property Law Module.

Tony is a part-time lecturer at the Sydney and Northern Sydney Institutes of TAFE in various law subjects.