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Corrs Projects Update – December 2018

The Corrs Projects Update provides a concise review of, and commercially-focussed commentary on, the latest major judicial and legislative developments affecting projects in Australia.

In this edition, we consider and offer key takeaways from a number of recent cases and developments, including:

  • Hyundai Engineering & Steel Industries Co Ltd v Two Ways Construction Pty Ltd (No 2) [2018] FCA 1551 04 (Keywords: international arbitration; enforcement)
  • Amendments to NSW Security of Payment Legislation (Keywords: security of payment reform)
  • Hurdsman v Ekactrm Solutions Pty Ltd [2018] SASC 112 20 (Keywords: dispute resolution clauses)
  • Mann v Paterson Constructions Pty Ltd [2018] VSCA 231 26 (Keyword: quantum meruit)
  • Broadley Construction Pte Ltd v Alacran Design Pte Ltd [2018] SGCA 25 40 (Keyword: misunderstandings in negotiation) 
  • Navigating an Evolving Environmental Legislative Landscape in Western Australia
  • Industrial Relations – Ongoing Industrial Uncertainty on the West Gate Tunnel Project
  • And more……

Also featured in this edition of the Corrs Projects Update are updates from our energy and resources, environment and planning and employment, workplace relations and safety teams on relevant developments in their areas.

To get your copy of the full update, please click the ‘DOWNLOAD PDF’ button to the right.

If you wish to discuss anything we’ve raised in the update, or have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us using the details listed to the right.



Environment and Planning Energy and Natural Resources Employment and Labour Construction, Major Projects and Infrastructure

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