Latest Updates

Our recent legal updates are listed below.

Contract Issues

Contractors - don’t use Dropbox if you want to get paid!

In Wärtsilä Australia Pty Ltd (ACN 003 736 892) v Primero Group…

Is the arbitration agreement “not applicable”?

In Gemcan Constructions Pty Ltd v Westbourne Grammar School [2020]…

Security of Payment

Spring is here and so is the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Regulation 2020

On 1 September 2020, the Building and Construction Industry Security…

Construction Regulation

Construction Industry Lockdown: Stage 4 Restrictions for Metro Melbourne

The second wave of COVID-19 has continued to spiral in Melbourne…

Commercial Issues

Contractual interpretation: What did we even agree upon?

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It is the question as old as human trade and commerce: when we…

Disputes

Contractual interpretation: What did we even agree upon?

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It is the question as old as human trade and commerce: when we…