Disputes - Costs
June 16, 2017 12:30 PM | Posted by Petrina Macpherson and Hazal Gacka |
The Queensland Court of Appeal dismissed an application for leave to appeal a costs decision of the Appeal Tribunal of the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal because the decision was not an appealable decision under this Act. [read more]
May 17, 2017 9:49 AM | Posted by Rahul Bhattacharya |
On 26 April 2017, sections 3, 6 to 13, 14(2), 15 and 59 to 68 of the Building Legislation Amendment (Consumer Protection) Act 2016 (Vic) came into force. These provisions create a new framework for resolving domestic building work disputes by requiring parties to attempt to resolve a dispute through conciliation before they can commence legal proceedings. [read more]
January 23, 2017 3:51 PM | Posted by Petrina Macpherson and Alexandria Hammerton |
A reminder that a company in liquidation cannot use the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld) and a warning to liquidators not to act unreasonably in pursuing an application.  [read more]
June 20, 2016 10:54 AM | Posted by Jennifer McVeigh and Anne Crittall |
A useful insight into the apportionment of the adjudicator's fees where the adjudicator errs and part of the decision is set aside. [read more]