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The corellas are back in town
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • April 23 2018

Since February councils in Victoria have been battling with corellas, a type of cockatoo not native to Victoria. As recent news articles suggest, the


Insolvent corporate trustees: some questions finally answered
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • April 16 2018

The Victorian Court of Appeal and a Full Court of the Federal Court have each recently held that the statutory priority regime applies to the winding


For a duty exemption on a distribution of trust property, the transfer needs to be to the beneficiary directly and not part of a sale or other arrangement
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 13 2018

In Fagridas v Commissioner of State Revenue 2018 VSC 145, the Supreme Court of Victoria refused leave for the taxpayers to appeal against a


Breaking news: Farting not workplace bullying
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 12 2018

It's true. In a win for flatulence aficionados, the crop dusting connoisseurs, and office whoopee wizards, it's our proud "dooty" to report that the


Victorian local government reform and procurement changes
  • Holding Redlich
  • Australia
  • April 5 2018

The Victorian Government released to the public on 12 December 2017 its exposure draft to the Local Government Bill (the Bill). The close date for


Payment under the Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995 (Vic) - Has your contract been signed properly?
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 29 2018

In the Victorian Supreme Court of Appeal decision of Imerva Corporation Pty Ltd v Kuna 2017 VSCA 168 the Court found that a builder could not


Importance of Compliance with requirements for a Default Notice
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 29 2018

The Victorian Supreme Court decision in Westbourne Grammar School v Gemcan Constructions Pty Ltd 2017 VSC 645 is a timely reminder that if you wish


Application of the SOPA - Are you in the business of building residences?
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 27 2018

Section 7(2) of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2002 (Vic) provides that the Act does not apply to domestic


Voidable transactions - falling at the final hurdle
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • March 27 2018

Liquidators will generally be pretty happy if a court finds that a transaction was both an uncommercial transaction and an unfair preference and


Have your say on clause 74 of the Victoria Planning Provisions
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • March 23 2018

Late last year, the Minister for Planning appointed an Advisory Committee (Chair, Lester Townsend and Member, Kathryn Navarro) to review and recommend