Estate Group update: New legislation regulating medical treatment decisions will soon come into effect
Our latest Estate Group update explains what you need to know if you have an existing or are in the process of appointing an Enduring Power of Attorney before 12 March 2018.
Building and Construction update: The High Court’s gift to adjudication claimants on Valentine’s Day
On 14 february, the high court of australia dismissed appeals to review non-jurisdictional errors of
Building and Construction case note: Supreme Court limits VBA powers after Certificate of Occupancy issued
In the recent case LU Simon Builders Pty Ltd v Victorian Building Authority  VRC 805 in the Supreme Court of Victoria, the Court determined whether the relevant State authorities have the power under s37B of the Building Act 1993 to give a ‘direction to fix building work’ to a builder after a certificate inspection or an occupancy permit has been issued for a building.