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Wednesday, 8 December 2021 from 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Dreamtime - Darambal Convention Centre

Ticket Information

Type Price Quantity
Member's Ticket $30.00
Non-Member's Ticket $40.00

Event Details

Join Capricorn Enterprise for a light lunch and learn more about topical legal issues with Jonathan Mamaril, NB Lawyers, and Melanie Findlay, Rees R & Sydney Jones - MANDATORY VACCINATIONS IN THE WORKPLACE & THE LEGAL IMPACTS OF NET ZERO 2050

WHEN: Wednesday 8th December 2021
TIME: Registrations from 11.30am for a 12 noon sharp commencement
WHERE: Dreamtime Cultural Centre, Nola James Room
COST: $30 pp Members and $40 pp non Members (includes light lunch - assorted sandwiches, fruit platter & orange Juice/tea/coffee)

SESSION ONE – 12 to 1pm – Jonathan Mamaril, NB Lawyers - Mandatory Vaccinations in the Workplace:

• Exploration of the current cases dealing with this issue
• What can an Employer do?
• What are the Employment Law legal ramifications?
      o Including litigious matters such as Unfair dismissal and General protections
      o Discrimination claims
      o Personal/accessorial liability
• Learnings from some key cases involving Goodstart and Queensland Police Service dealing with mandatory vaccinations in the workplace
• Practical strategies for employers dealing with objections and commercial implications


Session TWO – 1.15pm to 2.15pm – Melanie Findlay, Rees R & Sydney Jones – the Legal Impacts of NetZero2050:

• Renewable Energy Zones;
• Carbon Farming;
• Reef Credits;
• Environmental Markets;

Jonathan Mamaril, NB Lawyers

Jonathan Mamaril, NB Lawyers, leads a team of handpicked experts in the areas of employment law and commercial law who focus on educating clients to avoid headaches, provide advice on issues before they fester and when action needs to be taken and there is a problem mitigate risk and liability. With a core value of helping first and providing practical advice, Jonathan is a sought after advisor to a number of Employers and as a speaker for forums and seminars where his expertise is invaluable as a leader in this area as a lawyer for employers.




Melanie Findlay, Rees R & Sydney Jones

Melanie Findlay is the Managing Partner of the renowned Central Queensland Law Firm, Rees R & Sydney Jones. She heads the Energy, Environment and Agribusiness division of the firm, and specialises in the areas of natural resource law, land access and environmental markets.

Melanie is engaged in various committees and community based organisations, including as Deputy Chair of the Queensland Law Society Energy and Resources Policy Committee. Further, she is a member of the Queensland Law Society Water and Agribusiness Policy Committee, a board member of the Fitzroy Basin Association and Secretary of Capricornia Catchments. 






Dreamtime - Darambal Convention Centre Bruce Highway
North Rockhampton Queensland
Australia 4701