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Building and construction industry employers: are your enterprise agreements compliant with the Building Code 2016?
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • June 29 2017

All building and construction industry employers that perform or tender for Commonwealth funded building work must ensure that their enterprise


Produce your permit: Full Federal Court clarifies union right of entry for OHS purposes
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • June 15 2017

The Full Federal Court of Australia (the Court) has handed down an important decision relating to union right of entry for occupational health and


Why You Can't Afford to Ignore the Commonwealth Building Code
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 14 2017

Code compliance is now critical for contractors and sub-contractors carrying out building work on Commonwealth funded projects and for non


When is a Right of Entry a Right?
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • June 7 2017

Union officials come on to a construction site arguing that they don't need to comply with Right of Entry laws because they are there to look after a


Hot issues
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • May 9 2017

Undoubtedly the hottest issue this quarter is the long- awaited decision of a Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission (Commission) regarding penalty


Construction company receives record NSW fine for electric shock
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia
  • May 8 2017

In a milestone decision handed down on Friday 5 May 2017, construction company WGA Pty Ltd (WGA) has been convicted and fined AUD 1 million from a


Termination for convenience: What is the contractor entitled to?
  • White & Case LLP
  • Singapore, United Kingdom, Australia, Global
  • April 26 2017

Most recently, in the Singapore case of TT International Limited v Ho Lee Construction Pte Ltd 2017 SGHC 62, the construction contract (being a


Union’s knowing involvement amounts to actual contravention
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • April 12 2017

The Federal Court of Australia in Australian Building and Construction Commissioner v Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union has found that although


What’s your plan?
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • March 15 2017

The new Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 and the Building Code 2016 (Code) are in force. With the confusion


How the recent amendments to Building and Construction Industry Legislation and Code will affect you
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • March 2 2017

Recently, important changes to the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 (Cth) (Building Act) were passed by federal