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Are Small Consultants Being Locked Out by Unfair Contracts?
Business
Tuesday January 31 2017

Are Small Consultants Being Locked Out by Unfair Contracts?

If you are a small consultant engaged on a major project, you would reasonably expect to be exposed from a liability perspective in respect of your...

Proportionate Liability: Watch Out!
Engineering
Monday June 20 2016

Proportionate Liability: Watch Out!

Around Australia, one of the most significant changes to liability legislation over recent decades has been the introduction of proportionate liability, which essentially limits the liability...

Proportionate Liability and its Impact upon Building Disputes
Business
Wednesday March 30 2016

Proportionate Liability and its Impact upon Building Disputes

Proportionate liability is a legal apportionment doctrine that was introduced in Australia in the early 1990s. By the 21st century, the doctrine had spread well beyond...