Healthy Legals, Healthy Business - Jessica Kerr Legal Advice Workshop

Short Workshops - 1 day or less

Short Workshops - 1 day or less



18 Jun 2019

18 Jun 2019


11am - 1.15pm


Free for YA members

Free for YA members, $25 for non-members


Yoga Australia

Please join us to meet other VIC yoga teachers in our community, participate in discussion, and earn CPD points. In this special workshop, Jess and Allie will deal with some of the most commonly asked questions of Yoga Australia members from employee/ contractor concerns including superannuation, insurance, OH&S and how to interpret the Fitness Industry Award. Jess and Allie will also talk about the various structures you may choose for your business and the key documents you should have in place to minimise your risk.

About the Presenters - Jessica Kerr & Allie Levine

Allie Levine and Jessica Kerr are the directors of Sinclair + May, a female-led, commercial, boutique law firm in Clifton Hill. Allie and Jess love working with small businesses to ensure that they understand their legal rights and obligations, and understands the difficulties that small businesses can face in keeping on top of these things. They frequently assist small businesses with all manner of legal issues, both on the preventative end, but also when it comes to disputes and mopping up messes. Jess and Allie understand the importance of providing practical and commercial advice to their clients.

What's On The Agenda?

You can expect to leave the first 1.5 hours of the session with an increased knowledge about:

  1. The importance of employment agreements or contractor agreements; and what should go in them
  2. What to do when you have an issue with your employee/ contractor and rights of employees if they are not treated properly
  3. Superannuation obligations
Jess and Allie will also touch on the types of information you should be disclosing to your students and what disclaimers should be put in place on your intake forms.

The last 45 minutes of the session will be for networking, where you will have the opportunity to meet and talk to other yogis. Please bring a plate of food to share.

What To Bring:

  • Notebook and pen

  • A plate of food to share for networking time

Bookings & Venue

Bookings are essential, please make sure to secure your spot through Eventbrite.

This workshop will be held in the Womin Je Ka Room- Studio One Community Hub, 15 Barnet Way, Richmond VIC 3121.

Get in Touch

If you have any questions, please contact our Events Team via [email protected]

You can find out more about our presenters, Jessica Kerr and Allie Levine below:



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