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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 Jul 13, 2020 Security Of Payment Act: Court of Appeal Decision Settles Law Regarding Supporting Statements
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Casenote: TFM Epping Land Pty Ltd v Decon Australia Pty Ltd [2020] NSWCA 93 On 14 May 2020 the Court of Appeal delivered its decision in the matter of TFM Epping Land Pty Ltd v Decon Australia Pty Ltd [2020] NSWCA 93 in respect of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999…

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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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AUTHOR: ANTHONY HERRON 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…

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