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Security of Payments: A new answer to an old question – Jun 2005

Abstract The Building and Construction Industry, Security of Payment Acts (the Acts) now in force in most Australian States are causing a radical re-think of many traditional project management and contract management processes. The Acts apply to every business involved in Building and Construction including contractors, subcontractors, clients, suppliers and professional firms. However, the consequences […]

Key Security of Payment Act Judgements – May 2005

Abstract The Security of Payment Acts have been the subject of numerous judgements that are beginning to clarify and define the meaning of many key clauses and identify exactly what is required of a party to successfully make or defend a claim under the Act.  Some of the key judgements and their primary effect are […]

Adjudication Pressurises Project Administration – Oct 2004

Abstract The Building and Construction Industry, Security of Payment Acts (the Acts) now in force in most Australian States are causing a radical re-think of many traditional project management and contract management processes. The Acts apply to every business involved in Building and Construction including contractors, subcontractors, clients, suppliers and professional firms. However, the consequences […]