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Monthly Archives: June 2022

Electronic execution of documents by companies

The Corporations Amendment (Meetings and Documents) Bill 2021 (Cth) (Amendment Act) was given royal assent on 22 February 2022 and has now come into force. The Amendment Act has amended the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (Corporations Act) and builds on the temporary measures introduced last year by the Treasury Laws Amendment (2021 Measures No.1) Act …
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Queensland project trust accounts

Since its introduction in 2020, the Queensland construction industry has been adapting to the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2020 (Qld) (‘BIFOLA’). One of the most significant amendments made by BIFOLA is the introduction of the new trust account framework to replace the previous project bank accounts. The introduction …
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Execution by Strata Bodies

Different strata bodies are formed in different ways under the NSW strata law and have different powers and functions under the relevant instruments. This article aims to set out the various considerations in relation to execution by strata bodies and also highlights the best practice in achieving validly executed documents with the relevant parties. Owners …
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