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Kirby v Dental Council of New South Wales
  • MinterEllison
  • Australia
  • December 13 2018

A dentist was found to have treated patients for a range of ailments, including skin cancer, beyond the scope of a dental practitioner. NCAT affirmed


A year of increased regulation
  • Holding Redlich
  • Australia
  • December 12 2018

It has been a year of increasing regulation and regulatory change in the construction industry, particularly in NSW, including: the introduction of


A SurfStitch in Time: Court Cannot Waive Opt-Out Rights in Australian Class Action
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • December 12 2018

The court's general power to make "any order it thinks appropriate or necessary to ensure that justice is done" in a class


NSW Government Bulletin - 12 December 2018
  • Holding Redlich
  • Australia
  • December 12 2018

On December 4 2018, the NSW independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) released the report - Corruption and integrity in the NSW public sector:


Major projects & construction: 5 Minute Fix 25
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • December 6 2018

Get your 5 Minute Fix of major projects and construction news. This issue: latest updates to NSW security of payment legislation; further cladding


Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2018
  • Holding Redlich
  • Australia
  • December 5 2018

On 21 November 2018 the NSW Government passed the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2018 (the Act). The Act forms


Accept or Decline - How Commercial Transactions have tapped their way into Jurisdictional Uncertainty
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 5 2018

In the past year there has been ambiguity around whether proceedings arising out of commercial transactions can be litigated in the District Court or


NSW Government seeks comment on SEPP 70 changes to accelerate affordable housing
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • December 4 2018

The NSW Government is seeking feedback on proposed changes to the State Environmental Planning Policy No. 70 - Affordable Housing (Revised Schemes)


Even if you win a strata claim in the Supreme Court of NSW, you may lose by being ordered to pay the owners corporation’s legal costs
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • December 3 2018

The general rule is that a successful litigant is entitled to have their legal costs paid by the unsuccessful party. But there are exceptions. One


New Directors’ and Officers’ exposure to personal liability under Security of Payment Legislation in NSW
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 2 2018

Last week the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2018 (Amending Act) was passed by both houses of NSW Parliament