All Articles by Jennifer Andrade
Considerations for AS 4000 contracts
AS 4000 is a type of construction contract used for construction projects in Australia that are used ancillary to a more formal legal instrument or certain documentation. As a PrincipalRead More
What are the Australian Building Industry Contracts (ABIC)?
Australian Building Industry Contracts (ABIC) are standard-form contracts produced by Master Builders Australia with the Australian Institute of Architects. They are drafted solely for architects involved in a building projectRead More
What is a Garnishee Order?
A garnishee order is a method of enforcing a court judgment, allowing the recovery of money from the judgment debtor. Therefore, if a party has had a judgment made inRead More
A Guide to the Different Types of Trusts
When understood properly, trusts can help people successfully plan finances, provide security for families, or achieve confident investing. Trusts, in essence, allow for one person (or a company) to holdRead More
What is an AS 4902 Contract?
AS 4902 are standard form contracts intended for design and construction projects. Properly known as AS 4902-2000 General Conditions of Contract for Design and Construct, they are available for purchaseRead More
Taxes for Businesses – An Overview
Paying taxes is an important responsibility for businesses and with a plethora of tax types, it is essential that a business understands how each of them work. As taxes areRead More
What is a Qualifying Cause of Delay Under an AS 4300?
Clause 35.5 entitles contractors to claim an extension of time under an AS 4300 contract. This clause covers causes of delay and contains two subclauses that outline the types ofRead More
What is a Dispute Resolution Clause and Why Do I Need One?
A dispute resolution clause is an important feature of a contract as it outlines the procedure parties to resolve the conflict. Why have a Dispute Resolution Clause? As mentioned earlier,Read More