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Unfair contract terms expansion to small businesses - what is the potential impact for franchises?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 30 2015

The Commonwealth Government is in the process of consulting and finalising legislation to extend the unfair contract terms provisions contained in the


Legal road blocks to the Queensland health Ombudsman in the effective investigation of serious health care complaints
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 26 2015

An important and most recent decision of the Supreme Court of Queensland in Ali Al Moosawai v Luke Massey 2015 QSC 169 delivered 24 June 2015, has


A case for managing PI claims
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 24 2015

One of the most significant professional liability cases in Queensland in 2014 was the Queensland Court of Appeal decision in Hadgelias Holdings and


The applicability of the Australian Solicitors’ Conduct rules to government lawyers
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 23 2015

Questions from Government lawyers often arise in relation to a range of obligations in practice, particularly concerning ethical questions or


The state of play in criminal and regulatory prosecutions in the post-Barbaro world
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 23 2015

It is common practice that if a defendant to a criminal or regulatory prosecution indicates their intention to plead guilty to charges, they will


Difficult to eschew judicial review
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 23 2015

In Plaintiff S2972013 v Minister for Immigration and Boarder Protection 2015 HCA 3 (S297 2015) the High Court issued a writ of peremptory mandamus


Retirement Village Operators and Aged Care Providers: blurred lines? A report on recent industry findings
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 22 2015

Recently, key industry experts got together at a Property Council of Australia breakfast seminar in Brisbane to discuss the changing landscape of


Shifting focus: subcontractors’ responsibility for defective work
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 18 2015

The powers of the Queensland Building industry's regulator, the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC), have recently been the


Round and round the garden more planning reform
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 5 2015

The continuing desire for planning reform has resulted in some competition between the State's major political parties. On 25 May 2015, we saw the


Transitional deadlines for making payment claims under BCIPA cease on 15 June 2015
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 5 2015

After 15 June 2015, all payment claims submitted under the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld) ("BCIPA") must be made within