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Leasing negotiations: when can a landlord's promise to a tenant give rise to damages?

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 19 2015

Landlord and tenant negotiations can often result in encouragement or assurances being provided to the tenant, even on a casual basis. This recent

Personal rights not an interest in WA land

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 19 2015

One of the vexing questions in duty laws is the scope of the definition of "land". Since land is a significant part of the duty base, either directly

Compulsory acquisition case has implications for property law in Queensland

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 19 2015

In Queensland registration of a survey plan will now transfer every existing interest referred to in it, with the effect of unilaterally altering

When is a document executed as a deed in fact an agreement?

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 16 2010

When is a document that states that it is "executed as a deed" not, in fact, a deed?

Red tape to be applied to foreign acquisitions of agricultural land

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 19 2015

The Government will implement the Coalition's election commitment to tighten Foreign Investment Review Board scrutiny of purchases of agricultural

Evicting a tenant in breach of the lease: what's "reasonable time" to serve the termination notice?

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 6 2013

Landlords who want to re-enter the premises and terminate a lease for a breach of covenant for a non-rent breach generally must serve a breach notice

Estoppel: will equity help those with unclean hands?

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 5 2015

Business prudence ordinarily requires that commercial leases be formalised, the terms clearly outlined and agreed between the parties, and any

Acquisition "on just terms": the status of the "just terms override" in NSW land acquisition matters

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • August 7 2014

In compulsory land acquisition matters in NSW, there has been some debate as to whether the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Acquisition) Act 1991 (Just

NSW mining, petroleum and extractive industries face new land acquisition and mitigation measures

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 5 2015

The use of voluntary land acquisition and mitigation rights for land owners has been clarified under a new framework to manage dust and noise impacts

GST and the incoming lessor - you might have overpaid

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 23 2013

You should consider whether you have overpaid GST and if so, take action to protect your ability to claim refunds of GST. A property with a sitting