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Court of Appeal considers quantum meruit claim and repudiated construction contract
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 27 2018

In the recent judgment of Mann v Paterson Constructions Pty Ltd 2018 VSCA 231, the Victorian Court of Appeal considered the principles of recovery


Court upholds VCAT decision on quantum meruit claim - builder’s windfall gain
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • May 17 2018

Court upholds VCAT decision to allow builder to recover on quantum meruit basis (after wrongful repudiation by owner), based exclusively on evidence


Quantum meruit or damages?
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • May 31 2017

VCAT has ordered the owners to pay a builder $660,526.41 by way of a quantum meruit following the termination of a building contract; a sum which was


Sopov v Kane ends
  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Australia
  • December 16 2009

The long-running litigation concluded last Friday 11 December when the High Court, for the second time, refused an application by the principal for special leave to appeal from the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria.


Court upholds builder’s claim for quantum meruit
  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Australia
  • September 11 2009

In 1999, Kane Constructions (Kane) entered into a building contract with developers for the development of a mixed residential and commercial property known as the Boilerhouse Project.


Lina Fischer
  • Clayton Utz




Frank Bannon
  • Clayton Utz