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In review: commercial contract interpretation in Australia

Australia - November 29 2022 An examination of the key principles and practice of contractual interpretation in Australia, with due regard to recent court decisions.

Douglas G Johnson, Annie E Leeks, Prudence J Smith

Spotlight: breach of contract claims in Australia

Australia - November 29 2022 This article reviews the key principles and considerations surrounding breach of commercial contracts in Australia, including the elements of successful claims and available defences.

Douglas G Johnson, Annie E Leeks, Prudence J Smith

In review: contract formation in Australia

Australia - November 29 2022 A review of the key principles of contract formation in Australia and the implications for commercial agreements, with due regard to recent practice.

Douglas G Johnson, Annie E Leeks, Prudence J Smith

No Exceptions to Procedural Requirements Under Australia's Security of Payments Legislation

Australia - August 30 2022 For over a decade, all Australian jurisdictions have had in place security of payment ("SOP") legislation—statutory regimes providing for the…

John Cooper, James Ebert, Steven W. Fleming, Pip Goldman, Katie E. Mead

An Update on Insolvency in the Australian Construction Industry

Australia - August 23 2022 The construction sector in Australia has long been affected by insolvency and broader liquidity issues. In the last year, construction companies…

Simon Bellas, John Cooper, James Ebert, Katie Higgins, Daniel P. Moloney