Construction Contracts Act Review

The Department of Building and Housing is calling for submissions on how well the Construction Contracts Act 2002 (CCA) is working in practice. In particular comments are sought as to whether: the CCA should apply in its entirety to residential construction contracts? there are better options for enforcing adjudication orders?  adjudication orders should be able to be appealed? adjudication…

LAQC Reforms

The long awaited LAQC reforms have finally been released. The gist is that LAQC owners will be given the option to become a new “look-through company” where profits & losses will flow to owners or transition to a sole trader, partnership or limited partnership. If no election to take up these options is made, the…