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Duty of candour for health services

Australia - November 29 2022 From 30 November 2022, health services in Victoria are under a statutory duty of candour to patients who suffer a serious adverse patient safety…

Heather Richardson

Re Owies - Where does it leave trustees when exercising a discretion?

Australia - August 2 2022 A discretionary family trust generally gives a trustee discretion to distribute the income or capital for the benefit of one or more beneficiaries at…

Lisa George, Jonathan Kenny, Kimi Shah

Staged developments and permits - for how long is a contractor liable?

Australia - July 14 2022 Last month the Court of Appeal handed down its decision in Lendlease Engineering Pty Ltd v Owners Corporation No 1 [2022] VSCA 105 (Lendlease)…

Peter Lettieri

Australian Vaccination Requirements - a state by state summary

Australia - February 20 2022 Australia has a high uptake of vaccination to COVID-19, partly due to enforceable public health orders at State level which require classes of…

Amy Fogarty, William Johnson, Heather Richardson, Isabella Royce

How do the new Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme Regulations apply to you?

Australia - February 2 2022 On 1 February 2022, the Victorian Government’s third generation of the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme Regulations (2022 Regulations) were brought…

Lisa Fowler, Peter Lettieri, Diane Ridgway