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The New DBDRV Is Now the First Port of Call
Residential
Monday August 7 2017

The New DBDRV Is Now the First Port of Call

As of 2 April 2017 a significant development occurred in the building dispute resolution space in Victoria.

How to Cut the Cost of Dispute Resolution in Half
Business
Tuesday December 20 2016

How to Cut the Cost of Dispute Resolution in Half

Building disputes invariably revolve around four questions.

Why Cost Plus Contracts Should Be Banned
Business
Friday June 24 2016

Why Cost Plus Contracts Should Be Banned

A cost plus contract is a contract where the builder is paid the cost of the works plus a margin over and above the cost.

How to Make Victoria Building Disputes Fair
Business
Tuesday March 15 2016

How to Make Victoria Building Disputes Fair

The writers of the Building Act 1993 and the Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995 planted the seeds for a gross lack of protection for home owners...