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

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
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  • June 16 2010

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

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

Changes to WA's Aboriginal Heritage laws open for comment

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 16 2014

The WA State Government is seeking comment on a draft Aboriginal Heritage Amendment Bill2014. According to the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs, the

Lessons from Queensland - Legal issues arising from recent natural disasters

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • July 19 2011

In late 2010 and early 2011 Queensland was subjected to several devastating natural disasters, including widespread flooding and Tropical Cyclone Yasi

Putting a price on native title - does the first Federal Court decision pave the way?

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 24 2013

The De Rose decision is the first to order the payment of compensation to native title holders for the extinguishment of native title interests, and

Coming soon - standardised resources legislation in Queensland

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 26 2014

Queensland's "MQRA Program" has been designed to modernise the State's resources legislation through the consolidation of the current legislative

Directions in affordable housing

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 14 2009

Affordable housing is a critical economic and social issue for Australia, more so in the current economic climate

A liquidator's disclaimer of a lease extinguishes a tenant's leasehold interest

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 25 2012

A recent decision of the Victorian Court of Appeal has confirmed that a liquidator of a landlord can disclaim a lease with full effect, so that the land is no longer encumbered by a tenant's interest

Queensland shakes up its strategic cropping land framework

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 3 2011

On 31 May 2011 the Queensland Government announced two important changes to its strategic cropping land ("SCL") framework

NSW planning reforms: infrastructure contributions

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 23 2013

NSW's White Paper and exposure draft Planning Bill intend to simplify and streamline the regime for contributions for infrastructure. The setting of