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Directions to rectify under the former Queensland Building Services Authority Act 1991 (QLD)
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • May 22 2015

The case of TJ King v Qld Building and Construction Commission 2015 QSC 79 relates to the interpretation of the former Queensland Building Services


Amendments to the Public Works Contracts
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • May 22 2015

In April, the Office of Government Procurement announced the first changes to be made to the Public Works Contracts arising out of the Review of the


Subcontractors to be held accountable for defective building work
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia
  • May 22 2015

The Queensland Building and Construction Commission's (QBCC) new 'Accountability for Subcontractor Defects Policy' will take effect from 1 June 2015


WA Supreme Court provides further guidance on challenging adjudication determinations made under the Construction Contracts Act
  • Allens
  • Australia
  • May 21 2015

The Western Australian Supreme Court has provided additional guidance on the types of errors that can lead to an adjudicator's determination being


Interaction between on-demand bonds and the underlying contract revisited by the English High Court
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2015

From our previous alerts, which can be found here and here, we know that bonds and guarantees are complex instruments, the consequences of which


Alucobest cladding crisis highlights the risks of using non-compliant building materialsproducts
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • May 20 2015

The 25 November 2014 fire at the 23 storey 'Lacrosse Docklands' high-rise building in Melbourne's Docklands precinct prompted the release of the


Non-traditional insurance risks for non-traditional project delivery methods
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

Non-traditional project delivery methods are being increasingly used in construction projects, and these delivery methods can bring non-traditional


Design defects in offshore wind turbines: it’s an ill wind
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

In my experience, one of the most common causes of construction disputes is conflict or ambiguity between contractual documents. This is perhaps


Is your contract a "construction contract"?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

It's one of the first and most fundamental questions you need to ask when entering into a contract for construction works: does the Housing Grants


Don't be blinded by boilerplate
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

So often, cases handed down from the Technology and Construction Court demonstrate that a great deal of time, money and worry could have been saved