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Collateral securities: Limits on rights....

The Supreme Court of New South Wales recently considered a subrogation claim by a second mortgagee seeking to enforce securities collateral to a first mortgage in circumstances where it: paid out the first mortgage debt and took an assignment of the first mortgage...

Design and Building Practitioners Bill:....

Design and Building Practitioners Bill 2019 The Government seeks to impose a number of new obligations on design and building practitioners to improve documentation and compliance with building standards in the built environment in New South Wales.  The DBP Bill...

The Importance of the Harman Undertaking

ERA Legal recently succeeded in dismissing an application for the plaintiff to be released from the implied undertaking commonly referred to as the Harman Undertaking. The Supreme Court of New South Wales in Tiger Nutrition Pty Ltd v Rainier De Silva  [2019] NSWSC...

What is a “Construction Contract....

New definition of a “section 4 arrangement”? In the judgment of Lendlease Engineering Pty Ltd v Timecon Pty Ltd [2019] NSWSC 685, the New South Wales Supreme Court considered the interpretation of section 4 of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment...

Selling assets in breach of trust: seeki....

We recently wrote about issues arising from the amendment of a trust deed prior to an insolvency event, including the removal of ipso facto clauses that have the effect of automatically removing corporate trustees (which continue to act as a bare trustee if not...

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