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By James Hamilton
This case indicates that enforcing verbal arrangements between friends involving large obligations could be difficult.
By Anne Parnell, Peter English
Property transactions in Australia are converting to electronic conveyancing. Article provides timeline for transition.
By Clement Lo, Peter English
The scope of accessorial liability is broad, so there may be obvious ramifications for accounting or consulting firms.
By James Hamilton
The costs of the process demonstrate that the Act should be amended to simplify the administration of insolvent trusts.
By Peter English
NDAs or confidentiality agreements are routinely used in business to restrict communication of confidential information.
By Peter English
Business collecting any information relating to a natural person are required to comply with Australian privacy laws.
By Clement Lo, Peter English
Vendors can not advertise and sell a 3 bedroom unit when it is originally approved and constructed as a 2 bedroom unit.
By Anne Parnell, Peter English
The NSW Strata Building Bond and Inspections Scheme applies where a developer and builder have entered into a contract.
By Anne Parnell, Peter English
Start-up "Kohab", an on-line property platform, is a marketplace for friends and family to purchase property together.
By Clement Lo, Peter English
The NSW Court of Appeal recently clarified contractual interpretation principles regarding ambiguity of terms. clarified.
By Clement Lo, Peter English
Provided the adjudicator has been validly appointed, then determinations are binding on the parties and not appealable.
By Mario Prodromou
The terms of the development consent or whether physical commencement has occurred will all require investigation.
By Clement Lo, James Hamilton, Peter English
Be careful with Creditors Statutory Demands because a later request for interest can cause the enforcement mechanism to fail.
By Clement Lo, James Hamilton, Peter English
This article explores both the benefits and pitfalls of commercial arbitration between disputing parties in Australia.
By Clement Lo, James Hamilton, Peter English
A Christmas shut down period could be dangerous for businesses, because a Creditor's Statutory Demand is time-critical.