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Podcast #14 – 17 December 2019

…..legislation for the subrogation of rights for cladding rectification (0.48), VCAT rules against a builder seeking a final payment claim (3.01), the County Court decides in favour of a subcontractor under the Security of Payment Act (4.48), a landlord reasonably withholds consent to an [...]

December 17th, 2019|Podcast|

Sydney Office: 1 Year Anniversary

This week, Pointon Partners Lawyers celebrates our first anniversary of the opening of Pointon Partners Sydney. Our Sydney office, located in the heart of the legal district in Sydney, has been a welcome expansion and a huge success. Our Sydney [...]

November 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Podcast #13 – 8 November 2019

"…a builder’s claim for an injunction to prevent disciplinary action for combustible cladding fails (0.46), an owners corporation is prevented from levying fees to recoup a payout to apartment owners (4.04), and VCAT sets aside two rental determinations in as many days (5.20 & [...]

November 8th, 2019|Podcast|

Podcast #12 – 25 October 2019

“…..an application to remove a caveat in a development dispute succeeds (0.51), two apartment owners are exempted from a requirement to carry domestic building insurance (4.13), commencing a claim in DBDRV is held not to be the commencement of a building action for the [...]

October 25th, 2019|Podcast|

AMP Changes to BOLR Policy

We are very aware that the changes to the BOLR Policy announced by AMP on 8 August 2019 have created considerable uncertainty for AMP financial planners.  Those changes consist of reducing the 4x multiple of recurring revenue to 2.5x and [...]

October 24th, 2019|Commercial|

Podcast #11 – 15 October 2019

“…a restrictive covenant is modified by the Supreme Court (0.44), the High Court overrules VCAT and the Supreme Court on owner requested variations (4.09), a bankrupt unsuccessfully maintains a caveat (7.08), and a purchaser of land is held to be in default (9.28)….” [...]

October 15th, 2019|Podcast|

Podcast #10 – 2 October 2019

"…an determination under the Security of Payment Act is set aside (0.47), the Supreme Court overrules VCAT in relation to late exit from the Retail Leases Act (2.52), a settlement offer providing for mutual releases complies with s. 112 of the VCAT Act (5.00), [...]

October 2nd, 2019|Podcast|