The Carter Newell 6th Edition Injury Liability Gazette
Monday October 12, 2015
The Carter Newell 6th Edition Injury Liability Gazette covers Queensland and New South Wales liability and personal injury decisions under the categories of damages, occupier's liability, recreational activities, workplace law and policy interpretation.
Procedural Fairness in Dealing with Allegations of Bullying
Wednesday September 30, 2015
Allegations of bullying are serious and must be treated as such, but this does not override the need for procedural fairness in the course of investigating those allegations. Tim and Vidal discuss the key points to consider to ensure both sides are represented to prevent a failure of procedural fairness.
Unfair Contract Terms Protections to be Extended to Small Businesses
Saturday September 26, 2015
Under the Federal Parliament's proposed legislation, suppliers will need to be careful that they do not significantly limit the rights of small businesses and avoid including unnecessary terms in their standard form contracts.
Principles of OSH Liability in WA Where Principals Engage Specialist Contractors
Monday August 24, 2015
Between 2008 and 2012, the Supreme Court of Western Australia handed down a series of decisions, arising from two incidents relating to the OSH liability of principals who engage specialist or expert contractors
Strata Owners and Residents in Strata-titled Townhouses or Units to be Affected by NSW Strata Law Reform
Sunday August 9, 2015
There is an increasing number of people living in strata titled properties in NSW, and the strata law reform will definitely impact you if you are a strata owner or living or working in a strata or community scheme. This bill has been in the making for over five years and there are significant changes that you should be aware of before it comes into effect.