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Geotech Pty Ltd v Premier Developments Pty Ltd 2017 VCC 874
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

Geotech Pty Ltd (claimant) entered into a contract with Premier Developments Pty Ltd (respondent) for construction work at 416 Smith Street


FAL Management Group Pty Limited as Trustee for TF Investment Trust v Denham Constructions Pty Ltd 2017 NSWSC 150
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

Claimants who have a strongly arguable case that a judgment obtained by a company under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act


INPEX Operations Australia Pty Ltd & Anor v JKC Australia LNG Pty Ltd & Anor 2017 NTSC 45
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

The Supreme Court of the Northern Territory has quashed the determination of an adjudicator on the grounds of a denial of natural justice in


Brooks v Gannon Constructions Pty Ltd 2017 NSWCATCD 12
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

The defence available to a contractor under section 18F of the Home Building Act 1989 (NSW) (Act) is the only defence that can successfully rebut a


UGL Rail Pty Limited v Trox (Australia) Pty Limited 2017 NSWSC 770
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

In determining whether equipment complies with a specified 'design life', the absence of specific evidence that it has been designed to achieve the


Hi-Rise Access Pty Ltd v Standards Australia Limited 2017 FCA 604
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

This decision considers whether Standards Australia, when preparing and releasing Australian standards, does so 'in trade or commerce' within the


The Owners Strata Plan No 66375 v Suncorp Metway Insurance Ltd (No 2) 2017 NSWSC 739
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

The court has held that where an agent purports to enter into a contract on behalf of another, without the consent of the other contracting party, in


Imerva Corporation Pty Ltd v Kuna 2017 VSCA 168
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

The decision demonstrates that if the parties to a major domestic building contract agree to a progress payment regime that departs from the


AAI Ltd tas Vero Insurance v Kalnin Corporation Pty Ltd; Kalnin Corporation Pty Ltd v AAI Ltd tas Vero Insurance 2017 NSWSC 548
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

In this case, the court found that an obligation under the terms of an indemnity to give notice of a proposed settlement may require the indemnifying


Quasar (Constructions) Commercial Pty Limited v Trilla Group Pty Limited 2017 NSWSC 860
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 31 2017

For there to be a material denial of justice, the adjudicator must resolve the dispute on a basis which has not been raised or 'hinted at' in any of