Kirsty Smith

Holding Redlich

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Bank guarantees and expiry dates: Where does the risk lie?

Australia - October 15 2019 Providing security under a construction contract is an important risk allocation mechanism that can give rise to disputes between parties. Although…

Defects, experts and maintaining privilege - the importance of engaging early

Australia - August 8 2022 During or after a construction project, it can become apparent that there is a defect in the works. In circumstances where the cause or impact of the…

Andrea Wilson

Hurdles to recovering loss for latent defects in construction projects

Australia - July 7 2021 During a construction project, it is not unusual for disputes to arise over alleged defects in the works. Good project management, contract…

Andrea Wilson

Latent conditions in civil construction: Does a latent condition exist? (Part 1)

Australia - September 18 2022 Unforeseen site conditions are a frequent concern and a recurring type of claim in civil construction projects, and the risks associated with the…

Contracting for civil construction works - are you getting the deal you bargained for?

Australia - August 17 2022 Negotiating the obligations and risks that each party is willing to bear or concede can be one of the most important stages of a successful civil…