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Posted Sep 11, 2019 Lendlease -v- Timecon: A Contract or ‘Other Arrangement’ under the SOP Act
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On 12 June 2019 the decision of Lendlease Engineering Pty Ltd v Timecon Pty Ltd [2019] NSWSC 685 was delivered by Ball J. This case was a departure from other case law on the question of whether “a contract or other arrangement” under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW) (the SOP…

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Posted Sep 10, 2019 Your Contract, Your Risk: A Course On How To Manage Construction Contracts To Better Secure Project Success
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DESCRIPTION COST: $375 (incl GST) PER PERSON ($325 (incl GST) PER PERSON IF THREE OR MORE FROM ONE COMPANY) Mid-session food and drinks provided A course on how to manage construction contracts to better secure project success. The difference between the success or failure of a construction project often depends on how the underlying contract…

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Posted Sep 10, 2019 The Security of Payment Act: A Course On How The New Changes Will Affect Your Business
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DESCRIPTION COST: $375 (incl GST) PER PERSON ($325 (incl GST) PER PERSON IF THREE OR MORE FROM ONE COMPANY) Mid-session food and drinks provided A course on how the new changes will affect your business. If you are a contract administrator, project manager, developer, builder or subcontractor in the building and construction industry, don’t miss…

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Posted Aug 27, 2019 Deemed Statutory Trusts Proposal to Protect Subcontractors
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PROPOSED NEW STATUTORY TRUST ACCOUNT  In our recent article, Amendments to the Security of Payment Act are commencing 21 October 2019,1 we outlined some of the changes to the Security for Payment Act 1999 which will commence on 21 October 2019. The Government is also considering introducing a new Statutory Trust account to further protect…

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Posted Aug 15, 2019 Amendments to the Security of Payment Act are commencing 21 October 2019
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AMENDMENTS TO THE SECURITY OF PAYMENT ACT ARE COMMENCING 21 OCTOBER 2019 The amendments to the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 1 (NSW) (SOP Act) will commence on 21 October 2019. On 19 July 2019 the Governor also approved the amendments to the NSW Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment…

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