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MELBOURNE SEMINAR - Child Safety in Sport

  • 11/05/2019 5:18:00 PM
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MELBOURNE SEMINAR - Child Safety in Sport

Sports Lawyers Paul Horvath (Principal)  and Ned Puddy (Lawyer) will present and discuss key child safety frameworks, obligations of sporting organisations, trends, concerns and practical solutions that can be adopted in relation to child safety.

Paul has practiced law for over 25 years, and is recognised as a leader in the field of Sports Law.  Paul completed his Masters of Law at the University of Melbourne with an emphasis on Sports Law and has been involved in a wide range of sports and related positions.  Ned is a 4th year lawyer with a background in Insurance Law.  He assists the firm in the conduct of both litigation and non-litigated sports matters.

Topics covered in this Seminar include:

  • Common issues for sporting organisations;
  • Developments in child protection in sport;
  • Preentative measures;
  • Child Safety Standards;
  • The Victoria Reportable Conduct Scheme;
  • The National Office for Child Safety;
  • Working with Children Check Reforms;
  • Criminal and Civil Offences; and
  • Sport Australia's 7 steps for a child safe organisation.


Date: Tuesday 4th June 2019
Time: 5.30pm - 6.30pm

SportsLawyer - Level 4, 179 Queen Street Melbourne

Cost $20.00 per head
RSVP Tuesday 21 May 2019 to Shona or phone (03) 9642 9435


We look forward to seeing you there.

Disclaimer:  Nothing in this article should be relied upon as legal advice.  The contents of this article should be regarded as information only, and for specific legal matters, independent advice should always be sought.  Please contact Paul Horvath on or phone (03) 9642 0435 to discuss any matter or to arrange an appointment.