The Australian federal Minister for Employment, the Hon. Michaelia Cash, has announced a review into security of payment legislation in the building and construction industry.
If passed by the Parliament in its current form, the Retail Leases Amendment (Review) Bill 2016 will represent a significant update to the Retail Leases Act 1994 (Act).
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes has proposed a multitude of amendments to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act.
The Supreme Court at first instance had determined that an adjudication determination could be remitted to the adjudicator for re-determination for non-jurisdictional error.
Carroll & O'Dea
You must ensure that the building contract is not one sided and contains a fair allocation of risk between the parties.
The Construction & Engineering related disputes are in rise in Bangladesh. As per a recent Survey, clients, contractors and consultants found that 30% of the construction contracts signed...
Singh & Associates
The word "Benami" means anonymous or nameless and the term "Benami Transaction" is used to describe a transaction where one person pays for property but the property is transferred to or held by somebody else.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
In a regime to wash off black money from the Country, the Indian Government took another laudable leap by initiating the Benami Transactions Bill, 2015...
Khaitan & Co
The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (Act) was enacted on 25 March 2016. Out of 92 sections in the Act, 59 sections were notified by the Central Government on 27 April 2016...
Nishith Desai Associates
While clouds of uncertainty shroud the real estate sector, our discussions with offshore real estate funds present a rather optimistic picture, even as they remain in wait and watch mode...
Avikshit Moral, Partner at Juris Corp gives his perspectives on a foray of legal issues.
Khaitan & Co
The recent landmark judgement of the Hon'ble Supreme Court in Lanco Anpara Power Limited v State of Uttar Pradesh & Ors rendered in Civil Appeal No 6223 of 2016 has put to rest the long contested issue of . . .
An EQC claim should be lodged for the November 2016 event by a vendor, and assigned to the purchaser upon settlement.
The process of back up offers must be done properly so you do not commit your vendors to sell to more than one party!
This Act applies to all contracts relating to either commercial or residential construction work in New Zealand.
MBIE is consulting on the regulations and a new methodology for identifying and managing earthquake-prone buildings.
Clyde & Co
It is important to ensure that your organisation has appropriate measures in place to manage risks arising under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act (Cap. 30B) ("SOP Act").