Latest Updates

Our recent legal updates are listed below.

Contract Issues

Valmont Estopped In Its Tracks by Armani

The issue of estoppel in the context of a rejected variation…

You win sum, you lose sum (but it’s still a sum)

Some construction contracts provide that expert determinations…

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

The benefits of mediation in a commercial dispute

The popular image of a lawyer is a person keen on prolonging…

Different options for resolving building disputes

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A building dispute can have serious implications for all parties…

Disputes

The benefits of mediation in a commercial dispute

The popular image of a lawyer is a person keen on prolonging…

Different options for resolving building disputes

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A building dispute can have serious implications for all parties…