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Social Context/
Working with diverse communities and interpreters.

23 June 2023 | Full Day

People from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds frequently experience barriers to justice when participating in court and tribunal processes.

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Law/
Integrated jury directions in sexual offence trials.

18 July 2023 | Seminar

Research shows that integrated directions promote jury comprehension – and reduce the time taken to reach a decision.

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Social Context/
Your trauma-informed court.

25 July 2023 | Half Day

Trauma can affect how people communicate in the courtroom – and their ability to comply with directions and orders of the court.

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Skills/
Authoritative and effective courtroom communication.

01 August 2023 | Full Day

Effectively managing a courtroom may be a challenge. But it is a skill that can be learned and will assist you to appropriately establish your authority.

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Skills/
Mastering the art of judgment writing.

10 August 2023 | Multi Day

Do you feel burdened by the number of judgments you have to write? Are your judgments and rulings getting longer and more complex?

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Law/
Affirmative consent and stealthing.

22 August 2023 | Seminar

Legislative reforms arising from the Victorian Law Reform Commission’s 2021 report on Improving the Justice System Response to Sexual Offences will come into effect in 2023.

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