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Corrs Projects Update: July 2020

The Corrs Projects Update provides a concise review of, and commercially-focused commentary on, the latest major judicial and legislative developments affecting the Australian construction and infrastructure industry.

In this edition, we consider and offer key takeaways from a number of recent cases and developments, including:

  • TWT Property Group Pty Ltd v Cenric Group Pty Ltd [2020] NSWSC 72 (Keywords: payment claims for old work; Anshun estoppel)

  • Parrwood Pty Ltd v Trinity Constructions (Aust) Pty Ltd [2020] NSWSC 208 (Keywords: withdrawing adjudication applications; supporting statements)

  • Galaxy Developments Pty Ltd v Civil Contractors (Aust) Pty Ltd t/a CCA Winslow [2020] QSC 51 (Keywords: late adjudication determinations; licences for ‘building work’)

  • Tincknell v Duthy Homes Pty Ltd [2020] SASCFC 24 (Keywords: prevention principle; rectification damages)

  • Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Pty Limited v Bulgana Wind Farm Pty Ltd [2020] VSC 126 (Keywords: contractual interpretation) 

  • Salini-Impregilo S.p.A. v Francis [2020] WASC 72 (Keywords: simultaneous adjudications; judicial review)

Also featured in this edition of the Corrs Projects Update are updates from our energy and resources, property and infrastructure, and employment and labour teams on relevant developments in their areas. 

If you wish to discuss anything we’ve raised in the update, or have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us using the details listed to the right. 

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