Upcoming Events

  • 2019 Annual General Meeting

    Friday, November 29, 2019 at 06:00 PM
    Bodhi Restaurant, 2/4 College St, Sydney NSW 2000

    The  Committee of the NSW Society of Labor Lawyers has called the 2018 Annual General Meeting, to be held immediately prior to the Society's 2019 Annual Dinner. Current and potential members are encouraged to attend. 

    When: Friday 29 November 2019, 6:00pm 
    Where: Bodhi Restaurant, 2/4 College St, Sydney NSW 2000

    Agenda Items

    - Vote on special resolutions
    - Confirm minutes of last AGM
    - Receive reports and financials
    - Election of committee members and office bearers
    - Nomination and election of returning officer

    Election of Committee Members

    The Society currently consists of 12 committee members; 4 office bearers (President, Vice  President, Treasurer, Secretary) and 8 ordinary committee members, 4 of whom must be women. The current committee members hold office until the next AGM.

    Voting

    Financial members of more than 3 months standing, present at the AGM, are entitled to vote. If you are unsure of your membership status or membership number please email us.

    If you haven't renewed your membership for 2019-2020 please renew here.

    A member entitled to vote at a general meeting may give, in writing in the form available here, their proxy to any other member entitled to vote at the general meeting

    Proposed Constitutional Amendments

    There are presently no proposed constitutional amendments for the 2019 Annual General Meeting. Amendments must be circulated to members at least 21 days prior to the Annual General Meeting. To propose a constitutional amendment, please email us. A copy of the Constitution is also available here.

    Nominations

    Any member of the Society of more than 3 months standing, can nominate for the Committee. Nomination forms are available here.
     
    Nominations of candidates for election as office-bearers or as ordinary committee members: 
    • Must be made in writing, signed by 2 financial members of the Society and accompanied by the written consent of the candidate
    • Must be received by COB Friday 22 November 2019 via email to the Returning Officer.
  • Annual Dinner 2019: With Dr Anne Aly MP

    Friday, November 29, 2019 at 06:30 PM
    Bodhi Restaurant, 2/4 College St, Sydney NSW 2000 · $80.00 AUD

    You are invited to attend the 2019 Annual Dinner of the NSW Society of Labor Lawyers, with guest speakers Dr Anne Aly MP and NSW Shadow Attorney-General Paul Lynch MP. 

    The 2019 Annual Dinner is being held at Bodhi Restaurant and will coincide with the launch of the 2019 edition of Legal Tweaks.

    Members, friends, partners and fellow travellers are welcome. 

    Tickets can be purchased below for $120 general admission or $80 for students/recent graduates (graduated within the last year and not admitted). A table of 10 can be purchased at a discounted rate of $1000.

    Tickets include banquet dinner and alcohol.

    This event is proudly sponsored by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.

    The 2019 Annual Dinner will be taking place immediately following the Annual General Meeting (which will commence at 6:00pm at the same venue). To find out more about the Annual General Meeting click here.