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COMMISSION SHARING AGREEMENTS BY ANY OTHER NAME

Introduction Whether described as commission sharing, referral or consultancy agreement, real estate agents and other unlicensed persons in Victoria who wish…

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NSW COURT OF APPEAL CONFIRMS REDUCED SCOPE TO CHALLENGE AN ADJUDICATOR’S DETERMINATION

Shade Systems Pty Ltd v Probuild Constructions (Aust) Pty Ltd (No 2) [2016] NSWCA 379 Moray & Agnew acted for the…

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Small business protections in the Australian Consumer Law *

New laws to take effect on 12 November 2016 will extend protections against unfair contract terms to small businesses. Under the…

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NSW Strata Laws set for major changes

New strata laws introduced by the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (NSW) and the Strata Schemes Management Regulation 2016 (NSW) are…

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Non-disclosure agreements – Are they worth it?

A frequent question for any commercial lawyer is whether a confidentiality or non-disclosure agreement (NDA) is worth the paper it’s written…

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Better Apartments – Draft Design Standards – Opportunity for comment

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (‘DELWP’) has prepared Draft Design Standards (‘Draft Standards’), which seek to introduce new…

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Restrictive covenants in Victoria

Can they be varied or removed? What are they? Restrictive covenants are  a tool for protecting neighbourhood character and restricting long…

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Owners corporations and the struggle of short term leasing

‘Short term leasing’ does not always carry a positive connotation. For many apartment owners, the term conjures thoughts of an increased…

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