Debts, Disputes and Retentions: Recent Construction Case Law Deconstructed (On Demand)

This On Demand was recorded on Wednesday 19 May 2021.

A recent spate of cases has brought into sharp focus a number of issues and key principles of interest and importance to all practitioners advising clients in the building and construction industry. Some of these issues include, inter-alia, the validity of payment claims and payment schedules; the scope of an adjudicator’s powers in determining a dispute; letters of intent and the importance of contract formation; and issues surrounding the retentions regime.

This On Demand will provide a summary of industry noteworthy cases and key takeaways, and unpack the issues surrounding the retentions regime in the context of recent case law and Government announced changes to the Construction Contracts Act 2002.

Who should view?

Building and construction lawyers, civil litigators, commercial lawyers, and general practitioners with clients who are in the construction industry or who own or manage commercial or residential properties.


CPD Hours: 2.00hr

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Member - $200.00 GST

Non-Member - $280.00 GST