TMA18004
Law for Turnaround - Brisbane (TMA18004)


<p>Law for Turnaround has been developed in conjunction with Turnaround Management Association Australia (TMA) and the University of Technology Sydney, and enhanced with specialist presentations provided by leading industry practitioners from the TMA.</p> <p>The course examines the legal issues involved with restructuring financially distressed companies. The course is suitable for professionals working in restructuring or turnaround positions within banks, private equity firms, insolvency firms, accounting and law firms. The course focuses on the legal issues that arise in contract law, corporate law, finance law, taxation law and property law. All of these aspects are relevant for developing a legally effective corporate re-organisation for distressed companies prior to the formal insolvency process. The course provides the essential knowledge to help turnaround professionals understand the legal framework which affects every aspect of their role.</p> <h4 id="who-will-benefit">Who Will Benefit?</h4> <p>All Turnaround professionals, including –</p> <ul> <li><p>Interim Managers</p> </li> <li><p>Insolvency Practitioners</p> </li> <li><p>Corporate Banking Staff</p> </li> <li><p>Investment Banking Staff</p> </li> <li><p>Private Equity and Venture Capital Staff</p> </li> <li><p>Financial Accountants</p> </li> <li><p>Auditors, Management Accountants</p> </li> <li><p>Corporate Lawyers</p> </li> <li><p>Management Consultants</p> </li> <li><p>Government Regulator Staff</p> </li> <li><p>Equity Fund Managers</p> </li> <li><p>Private Bankers</p> </li> <li><p>Entrepreneurs</p> </li> </ul> <h4 id="program-topics"><br>Program Topics</h4> <ul> <li><p>Commercial law issues for turnaround managers</p> </li> <li><p>Corporate regulation</p> </li> <li><p>Tax and valuation issues</p> </li> <li><p>Overview of legal issues for turnaround managers</p> </li> <li><p>Legal regulation of turnaround professionals</p> </li> <li><p>Identifying financial distress</p> </li> <li><p>Pre-restructuring issues</p> </li> <li><p>First steps - Negotiating with Shareholders</p> </li> <li><p>Developing a restructuring plan</p> </li> <li><p>Dealing with major lenders</p> </li> <li><p>Securing key contracts</p> </li> <li><p>Dealing with major creditors</p> </li> </ul> <h4 id="assessment"><br>Assessment</h4> <ul> <li><p>1 hour mid program short answer test - end Day 2</p> </li> <li><p>20 minute case study presentation - end Day 3</p> </li> <li><p>Take home exam - 4 weeks to complete</p> </li> </ul> <p>Exams must be submitted by the due dates set by lecturers. If you are not able to submit your exams response by the set date, a Supplementary Exam will be organised and offered to you for cases of illness, or misadventure.</p> <p>The Supplementary Exam procedure enables successful completion at a later exam date. Failure to attend or submit requirements for completion – either Final Exam, or a Supplementary Exam, will result in a fail for that subject.</p> <p>Failure to attend or submit requirements for completion – either Final Exam, or a Supplementary Exam, will result in a fail for that subject. <b><font color="red">Resitting the course will attract a course fee – </font> </b>please email <a href="mailto:Tiffany.Yee@uts.edu.au?subject= Law for Turnaround Query ">Tiffany.Yee@uts.edu.au</a><br/><br/> <i>Please note:When enrolling in this course, you authorise your exam results to be shared with TMA.</i><br/><br/></p> <h4 id="about-the-presenter">About the Presenter</h4> <p><b>Subject coordinator: Paul Vorbach, SF Fin, FCIS, FGIA, FAICD</b></p> <p>Paul Vorbach is Honorary Professor at UTS Law and founding director of management education firm, AcademyGlobal Pty Limited (AG). Together with Professor Peter Wells and Professor Jason Harris, Paul was instrumental in developing the CTP qualification for TMA with UTS in 2009. Since this time Paul has conducted TMA CTP training across NSW, Victoria and Queensland. AG was established in 2004 and has since conducted corporate training assignments in 20 countries for industrial, government and the not-for-profit sector across 5 continents.</p> <p>Prior to entering management education, Paul spent 15 years in the finance and investment industries, including senior management roles at Deloitte and Citigroup. He holds Masters degrees in Commerce and Business Administration and is a Senior Fellow Australasian Institute of Financial Services (FinSIA), Fellow Chartered Institute of Secretaries (UK), Fellow Governance Institute of Australia and Fellow Australian Institute of Company Directors.</p> <p>Our guest lecturers are subject matter experts drawn from Australia's leading law firms. Each are recognised by their peers as subject matter experts in their respective fields. This year we have Partners from Ashurst, Clayton Utz, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Gilbert &amp; Tobin, Herbert Smith Freehills.</p> <h4 id="date-and-time">Date and Time</h4> <ul> <li><b>Wednesday 5 - Friday 7 December 2 - 8pm</b></li> </ul> <h4 id="equipment">Equipment</h4> <p>Laptops are not required but recommended. <br/></p> <p><h4>Further Information:</h4> <a href="http://www.turnaround.org.au/about-ctp-accreditation.php">Turnaround Management Association Program</a></br> For details about CTP accreditation please click <a href=https://shortcourses-bookings.uts.edu.au/capabiliti/GetFile.aspx?FileGuid=f5a484bb-008b-47e0-bc97-e7a2e1c0e9bd target=”_blank”>here</a><br/> <h4 id="discounts"><br>Discounts</h4> <p>Discounts apply for the following:</p> <ul><li>15% discount for early-bird bookings until <font color="red">Wednesday 7 November </font>. <b>Don't miss out!</b> <li>10% discount for UTS Alumni & TMA members <li>20% discount for international/interstate participants <li>15% for 3 or more registrations from the same company</ul> <p>Only one discount to be used per booking.</p> Discounts can be selected from the drop-down box on the Book Now page. <h4 id="payment-options"><br><b>Payment Options</b></h4> <ul><li>Credit Card – proceed to the <b>'BOOK NOW'</b> button and follow the prompts. <li>To be invoiced – Please complete the <a href="https://shortcourses-bookings.uts.edu.au/capabiliti/GetFile.aspx?FileGuid=c5bd8ab2-e142-4ad3-b33a-e764f8a0bba1"> Manual Enrolment on Invoice Request Form </a> and email it to <a href="mailto:short.courses@uts.edu.au?subject=Invoice Request"> UTS:Short Courses</a><br></ul> <h4 id="contact-information"><br><b>Contact Information</b><br/></h4> <p>For specific queries regarding course content, please contact Paul Vorbach on Tel: +61 (02) 9247 2393 or email <a href="mailto: Kumar.Jain@uts.edu.au?subject= Law for Turnaround "> Kumar.Jain@uts.edu.au </a></br> For any enquiries regarding enrolment or payment, please contact UTS Short Courses on Tel: +61 (02) 9514 2912 or email <a href="mailto:short.courses@uts.edu.au?subject= Law for Turnaround Query">short.courses@uts.edu.au</a></br></p>

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