November 2018: Brisbane information session

A half-day Brisbane information session was held on Tuesday 20 November 2018 at the Christie Conference Space in Brisbane, Queensland.

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Agenda

  • Induction for new office holders
  • Corrupting benefits and officer and related party overview
  • Round table discussion on corrupting benefits hypothetical
  • Q&A session regarding corrupting benefits and officer and related party disclosures
  • Compliance with financial reporting

Presentation slides

  • Officer and Related Party Disclosures and 'Corrupting Benefits' Amendments
  • Financial reporting – obligations and requirements
  • Ten speed case studies on assessments, inquiries and investigations

Presenters

  • Mark Bielecki – Commissioner, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Chris Enright – Executive Director, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Patrick Coyle – Principal Lawyer, Litigation, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Joanne Fenwick – Financial Reporting Specialist, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Catherine Bebbington – Senior Adviser, Education and Reporting Team, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Andrea O’Halloran – Senior Adviser, Compliance and Investigations, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Declan Clifford – Executive Officer to the Commissioner, Registered Organisations Commission

Panel members - Q&A session on corrupting benefits and officer and related party disclosure

  • Patrick Coyle – Principal Lawyer, Litigation, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Catherine Bebbington – Senior Adviser, Education and Reporting, Registered Organisations Commission
  • Declan Clifford – Executive Assistant, Registered Organisations Commission

Attendees

  • Auditor: 11
  • Employer Association: 8
  • Government Department: 2
  • Peak Body: 0
  • Union: 19
  • Other: 9
  • Total: 49