Technology is moving at a lightning fast pace. New innovations seem to be cropping up almost daily and with each of these new developments, lawmakers and law professionals face a… Read More »
Is Building Litigation Likely to Rise Significantly During 2016 as a Result of Rising Interest Rates?
The well-known firm of economists and merchant bankers, BIS Shrapnel, predicts that the property bubbles in Melbourne and Sydney will significantly deflate commencing 2016. BIS Shrapnel predicts that the rate… Read More »
This article refers to the recent important taxation appeal heard by the Full Federal Court in 2015 in Commissioner of Taxation v Donoghue  FCAFC 183. What happens when privileged… Read More »
Continued from: Legal Risk Management for Building Surveyors and Building Inspectors – Part 1 Issues surrounding Duty of Care by a Building Surveyor [Part 2] This article should be read… Read More »
Issues surrounding Duty of Care by a Building Surveyor [Part 1] In the Supreme Court of Victoria Court of Appeal of Decision in Moorabool Shire Council and Wally Mellis v. Justin… Read More »
Mediation is becoming more widespread as an alternative to court proceedings. The parties may each agree to attend a private mediation or the court may order that they attend. Mediation… Read More »