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METRONET continues an Australia-wide shift towards collaborative contracting
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 13 2018

Across Australia, State Governments are shifting to more collaborative forms of contracting as the volume of infrastructure construction reaches


Commercial Law Update - High Court delivers reasons for upholding the holding DOCA in Mighty River
  • List G Barristers
  • Australia
  • September 12 2018

The High Court of Australia has this morning delivered reasons for orders it made in June 2018 dismissing two appeals from the West Australia Court


Mining Rehabilitation in Western Australia - Where to From Here?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • September 6 2018

It has been over five years since Western Australia introduced the Mining Rehabilitation Fund (“MRF”). On introduction, the MRF was hailed as a


Review of the WA Local Government Act
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • August 14 2018

After a turbulent couple of years, the Local Government Minister announced a review of the Local Government Act 1995 (WA) (the Act) last year. The


Caveats Series - Part 1: What is a caveat?
  • Kott Gunning Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 9 2018

Caveats are one of the most recognisable instruments when it comes to land transactions. They are also one the most misunderstood. What is a caveat? A


Contesting Wills - Insight from Power v Smart (2018) WASC 168
  • Kott Gunning Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 9 2018

In Power v Smart (2018) WASC 168, the daughters of the late Mrs Okle, who had dementia and severely impaired vision and hearing, unsuccessfully


Judicial Interpretation of Policies of Insurance - Not as Dull as it Sounds
  • Kott Gunning Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 9 2018

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of WA recently restated the principles applicable to interpretation of policies of insurance in the case of WFI


Uncertainty remains for western Australian mining titles
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Australia
  • July 30 2018

The majority of the High Court of Australia in Forrest & Forrest Pty Ltd v Wilson & Ors 2017 HCA 30 (Forrest) held that the failure of an applicant


WA Supreme Court Doubles Down on What Constitutes ‘Reasonable Restriction’ When Examining Restraint Clauses in Employment Contracts
  • Kott Gunning Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 5 2018

The Supreme Court of WA has granted an interlocutory injunction in favour of Austal Ships (Austal) preventing one of its former employees from being


Insurance Coverage: an insured in all but name
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 2 2018

The Supreme Court of Western Australia determined that, despite its interpretation rendering certain policy terms redundant, if a person or entity