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Posted Aug 31, 2017 Date of Practical Completion: Update from the NSW Court of Appeal
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Case Note: Abergeldie Contractors Pty Ltd v Fairfield City Council [2017] NSWCA 113 In April, we wrote about the NSW Supreme Court’s decision regarding the date of practical completion in the matter of Fairfield City Council v Abergeldie Contractors Pty Ltd [2017] NSWSC 166.  You can read the full case note here: http://kreisson.com.au/practical-completion-reached/ In that […]

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Posted Aug 31, 2017 Can a Subcontractor prevent a call being made on a performance bond?
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Case Note: CPB Contractors Pty Limited v JKC Australia LNG Pty Limited [2017] WASCA 123, Performance bonds given by a Subcontractor, usually in the form of a bank guarantee, are an important and integral feature of most major construction contracts. A recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Western Australia has highlighted the reluctance […]

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