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Posted Aug 17, 2020 Certifiers And Building Professionals NSW – Further Developments In The Regulation And Conduct of Certifiers
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On 1 July 2020, the Building and Development Certifiers Act 2018 (the Act) and the Building and Development Certifiers Regulation 2020 (the Regulation) became law in New South Wales. The follows on from the increased regulation and compliance measures introduced in the Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020 NSW (DBPA) which came into operation on…

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Posted Jun 30, 2020 Podcast: Combustible Cladding Ep. 3
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Special Counsel, Anthony Herron provides an update on developments in the law in relation to Aluminium Composite Cladding. This episode will look at legal reform.   Episode 1: https://kreisson.com.au/combustible_cladding_ep_1/ Episode 2: https://kreisson.com.au/combustible_cladding_ep_2/   For more information – Download our Combustible Cladding eBook here See our Combustible Cladding articles: https://kreisson.com.au/c/publication…  

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Posted Jun 30, 2020 Podcast: Combustible Cladding Ep. 2
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Special Counsel, Anthony Herron provides an update on developments in the law in relation to Aluminium Composite Cladding. This episode will look at several case studies and the lessons learnt from each.   Episode 1: https://kreisson.com.au/combustible_cladding_ep_1/ Episode 3: https://kreisson.com.au/combustible_cladding_ep_3/   For more information – Download our Combustible Cladding eBook here See our Combustible Cladding articles:…

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Posted Jun 25, 2020 Biowood: When A Building Product Is Found Wanting
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  Remedies for Construction INTRODUCTION The decision of The Owners Strata Plan No 92888 v Taylor Construction Group Pty Ltd & Frasers Putney Pty Ltd (2019) 15 November 2019 raises important issues for construction and fire safety compliance. We set out our comments about this decision and its consequences. THE CLAIM Biowood* cladding had been…

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Posted Apr 17, 2020 eBook: Impacts of Coronavirus – Remedies for Construction & Commerce
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Amidst these unprecedented times, we’ve prepared this short eBook that seeks to provide some clarity on pressing construction and commercial issues. QUESTIONS ANSWERED: Can we claim an extension of time? Can we avoid the work and do it later? Can we end the contract? What are the alternatives to ending the contract? What if my…

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