Latest Updates

Our recent legal updates are listed below.

Contract Issues

Long-Stop Action: Deadlines for Bringing Building Claims

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The New South Wales Court of Appeal has recently given guidance…

Near enough is not good enough in contract drafting

We have been recently acting for a subcontractor negotiating…

Security of Payment

CONTRACTOR STRIKES SECURITY OF PAYMENT GOLD BY SKIRTING THE MINING EXCEPTION

Mining owners and operators in most Australian States[1] will…

Construction Regulation

Long-Stop Action: Deadlines for Bringing Building Claims

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The New South Wales Court of Appeal has recently given guidance…

Fitz Jersey under fire: Building Commissioner issues Prohibition Order under new powers

Whilst the Residential Apartment Building (Compliance and Enforcement…

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…