Executive Briefing (Brisbane) - Insight into Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability
AuSAE Executive Briefing events provide an exclusive environment for motivated association executives to gain insights and advice from other industry professionals. Executive Briefing events enables members to raise and discuss critical issues affecting industry and network with other professionals from the not-for-profit sector.
At this breakfast seminar you will hear from our experienced Partners who know the social services sector intimately and who have had extensive dealings in other major Royal Commissions / Public Inquiries involving the sector.
We will explore the draft Terms of Reference and take you through what to expect from a major Royal Commission within your sector, including:
- the nature of the proceedings
- the powers of the Royal Commission
- what you can expect from internal and external stakeholders
We will discuss the cross-overs with the current Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.
You will come away with:
- tips on how you can develop your strategy to prepare for engaging with the Royal Commission
- an outline of what you can expect in terms of legal / policy outcomes following the Royal Commission, including how to understand your organisation’s exposure to potential litigation
About the Presenters
Vera Visevic, Partner, Mills Oakley
Vera Visevic heads the Sydney Not-For-Profit team at Mills Oakley, and has been the trusted legal advisor of numerous charities and not-for-profits, including a number of large and small disability service providers, for over 20 years.
Louise Cantrill, Partner, Mills Oakley
Louise is an independently recognised leading practitioner in heath liability with over 20 years’ experience in representing and advising the industry, including specific experience with Royal Commissions.
Luke Geary, Partner, Mills Oakley
Luke has consistently been recognised as one of Australia’s Best Lawyers for Non-Profit / Charities law and is the lead legal advisor to some of Australia’s largest and most diverse participants in the ‘for purpose’ sector, providing specialist advice and support to those organisations throughout sensitive Royal Commissions and major Public Inquiries.