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New Orders for Construction Sites in NSW
Safety
Thursday May 21 2020

New Orders for Construction Sites in NSW

Two key legislative updates affecting building sites have been implemented due to COVID-19:

Contractual Implications and Treatment of Covid Related Claims in New Zealand
Business
Wednesday May 13 2020

Contractual Implications and Treatment of Covid Related Claims in New Zealand

New Zealand’s construction industry, along with the rest of the world, has been dramatically affected by the ‘lockdown’ imposed by the government in the wake of...

Victorian Builders Get Advice about Coronavirus and Construction Contractors
Business
Wednesday March 18 2020

Victorian Builders Get Advice about Coronavirus and Construction Contractors

The legal department of the Master Builders Association of Victoria has issued the following advice in respect of the coronavirus and construction contracts on its web...

Are Your Contracts Crisis Ready?
Business
Wednesday March 18 2020

Are Your Contracts Crisis Ready?

From global supply chains to small town purchase orders- a huge number of contractual arrangements are being disrupted by recent natural events. 

Blockchain Will Revolutionise Cites and Business
Technology
Tuesday March 3 2020

Blockchain Will Revolutionise Cites and Business

In the US, transport departments are looking at new forms of revenue to fund road building and maintenance as a combination of electric vehicles and more...

Penalties for unfair contract terms – what is the Government waiting for?
Business
Tuesday September 3 2019

Penalties for unfair contract terms – what is the Government waiting for?

Despite mounting pressure following the recent ACCC investigation of UberEats, the Federal Government is yet to make good on its pre-election promise to strengthen the unfair...

Novation is Damaging Construction Outcomes: Architects Say
Business
Tuesday August 27 2019

Novation is Damaging Construction Outcomes: Architects Say

The increasing prevalence of novation in construction contracts is undermining project outcomes and building quality, a survey of architects has found.

Key Considerations in Building Contract Variations
Business
Monday May 27 2019

Key Considerations in Building Contract Variations

Even though this subject has been written about extensively on this platform, key considerations and ideas behind building contract variations ought to be restated as they...