Insights

Construction

Addressing the moral rights of design consultants

Fitting out your business premises

Evidence must now be served before Supreme Court of NSW will make orders for disclosure
 

Property and development

What constitutes structural works?

Notice to complete upheld; vendor entitled to deposit and damages

Best reasonable endeavours with respect to subdivision
 

Insurance

When does interest begin to accrue under section 57 of the Insurance Contracts Act?

Litigation funding - legislative relief arrives
 

Commercial dispute resolution

Queensland Court of Appeal overturns decision in Phoenix Constructions case
 

Planning and environment

NSW Land and Environment Court has power to permit the "regranting" of development consents which have been declared invalid
 

Workplace relations

What is the difference between an independent contractor and an employee?
 

Trade and transport

Foreign arbitration clauses in voyage charter parties held not to be effective

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