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The NSW Court of Appeal’s recent decision in Malago Pty Ltd v AW Ellis Engineering Pty Ltd [2012] NSWCA 227 has once again demonstrated the willingness of courts to give effect to commercial contracts and its reluctance to hold commercial contracts void for uncertainty. The issue in the case was whether the Heads of Agreement entered into...
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The NSW Court of Appeal’s recent decision in Malago Pty Ltd v AW Ellis Engineering Pty Ltd [2012] NSWCA 227 has once again demonstrated the willingness of courts to give effect to commercial contracts and its reluctance to hold commercial contracts void for uncertainty. The issue in the case was whether the Heads of Agreement entered into...
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Caveats are the traditional way in which a person with an equitable interest in a parcel of real property can protect their interest in that property. The High Court case of Black v Garnock suggested that purchasers under contract should always lodge a caveat and shows the risks of not doing so. The incidence of fraud in...
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1. Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020(NSW) and draft regulations; 2. Residential Apartment Buildings (Compliance and Enforcement Powers) Act 2020 (NSW) Handout pillar 1 regulatory reforms – laina chan bar cpd 9 march 2021 from Laina Chan Package of NSW Regulatory Reforms to Raise Consumer Confidence in Residential Apartment Buildings – Pillar 1 Slides can...
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A detailed paper on the subject has been published in [2018] 34 BCL 378 and may be downloaded here.
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Mediation, Adjudication and Arbitration – What gets the job done? from Laina Powerpoint for the talks presented at the Thomsen Reuters Building and Construction Law Conference in Sydney and Brisbane in November 2018  on Alternative Dispute Resolution in Construction Project may be viewed here as well.
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Legalwise Annual Property Seminar March 2016 from lainachanbarrister
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Doing deals and avoiding squeals from Laina Powerpoint for talk presented in Chicago at the 2018 International Society of Construction Law conference on Doing Deals and Avoiding Squeals, the successful delivery of infrastructure projects may be viewed here as well.
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Powerpoint to accompany the first of a series of chatz between Ian Bailey SC and Laina, the video may be viewed at https://youtu.be/TVVSSbLUm0g
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Powerpoint for New York State Bar Lecture from lainachanbarrister Chan
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