Wellness as an Ethical Obligation (2020) 1 CPD Unit


Join Dr. Michelle Sharpe: Wellness as an Ethical Obligation. Good health and well being is more than just about maintaining a personal wellness; as a lawyer it is a professional and ethical obligation. Watch on-demand 24/7, any device. Ready when you are. All CPD for Me accounts include LogCPD where you can store and record CPD activities, from any provider – by CPD period. Simply print or email your Activity Statement when you have completed your CPD requirements.


Wellness as an Ethical Obligation (2020)

Join Dr. Michelle Sharpe in Wellness as an Ethical Obligation. Good health and wellbeing is more than just about maintaining a personal wellness. As a lawyer it is a professional and ethical obligation.

Learning Outcomes:

  • The Fit and Proper Person Test;
  • How it applies to your mental health;
  • Duties to disclose mental health; and
  • Whether or not lawyers owe an ethical obligation to notify a regulatory of another lawyers ill health.

This session counts towards either Ethics & Professional Responsibility or Professional Skills.

About your Speaker:

Dr. Michelle R. Sharpe practices primarily in the areas of general commercial and contract law, passing off and trade practices and consumer protection. She brings significant experience in regulatory frameworks and is experienced in the areas of owner’s corporations, franchising, retail, residential leases, tax, and information technology. She regularly appears in all jurisdictions, including VCAT. Michelle is highly experienced in matters involving breaches of consumer protection law, having acted for (and against) State and Federal agencies. She has written and contributed to papers and publications on trade practices – particularly in the area of unconscionable conduct.

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