Latest Updates

Our recent legal updates are listed below.

Contract Issues

Quantum meruit claims and wrongful termination of a building contract

A building contractor may make a quantum meruit claim seeking…

What are defects and how does a defects liability period work?

Every builder dreams of the perfect build without so much as…

Security of Payment

I Fought the Law and I Won: construction contracts under SOPA

The New South Wales Supreme Court has delivered a judgment on…

Errors in Security of Payment: does one bad apple spoil the barrel?

The Security of Payment regime is infamously inflexible and technical,…

Construction Regulation

New laws in relation to multi-storey residential strata schemes

On 27 September 2018, the NSW government enacted amendments in…

Greater regulation of buildings using external combustible cladding

Recent disasters befalling high-rise buildings locally and overseas…

Commercial Issues

Disputes