Learn How to Enforce a Judgement Debt against a debtor

8 December 2020

After receiving a Court judgement that orders a debtor to pay you money, this does not always mean that you will be paid. In many cases, after receipt of the judgement, most creditors still need to take further steps to ensure they are paid. Marina Galatoulas, Solicitor at CTI Lawyers, will discuss the steps involved … Continued

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5 Key Contract Clauses for Contractors When Negotiating Contracts

5 November 2020

In this webinar, Jacques Nel from CTI Lawyers will discuss the 5 Key Clauses for contractors when negotiating contracts. Key takeaways include: 1. Security and recourse to security;2. Risk of errors, ambiguities and inconsistencies in contract documentation3. Delays and extension of time;4. Liquidated damages and delay costs. For more information contact CTI Lawyers on 1300 … Continued

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Debt Recovery for Electrical Contracting Business

2 October 2020

There have been a number of building companies recently not paying subcontractors. Many of these subcontractors now or in the future will face financial difficulties from not getting paid the money they are owed.  If this sounds like you, then watch the CTI Lawyers webinar on Debt Recovery for Electrical Contracting Businesses. For advice or more … Continued

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Security of Payment Webinar

19 August 2019

The Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2018 and the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Regulation 2019 commences on 21 October 2019.  NECA Legal Solicitor Lauren Howe outlines the new laws affecting electrical contractors in NSW. Click here to download a copy of the slides. For more information or clarification, contact the NECA office on … Continued

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NSW Security of Payment Legislation Webinar

7 August 2019

Lauren Howe, Senior Associate at NECA Legal will be presenting a webinar on Wednesday 14 August 2019 discussing the Amendments to the Security of Payment Legislation which commences on 21 October 2019.  If you are unsure about these new laws, NECA encourages you to join our free webinar. To register to the webinar, click here.

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Security of Payment Webinar Series 4: Adjudication

10 March 2019

The webinar, presented by Jacques Nel, Senior Solicitor NECA Legal, discusses timing requirements for Adjudication Applications; Form Requirements for Adjudication Applications and Adjudication Responses; Complex Adjudication Applications – Claims above $750,000; Adjudcator’s Fees and Adjudication Application -Tips and Traps. Click here to download a copy of the pdf.

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Security of Payment Webinar Series 3: Payment Schedules

13 February 2019

The webinar, presented by Jacques Nel, Senior Solicitor NECA Legal, discusses requirements for valid Payment Schedules; changes to time limits for Payment Schedules; consequences of failure to serve a Payment Schedule; Penalties and Payment Schedule – Tips and Traps. Click here to download a copy of the pdf.

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Payment Claims in QLD

7 February 2019

The QLD Government has indicated that the security of payment provisions of the Building and Construction Industry Fairness (Security of Payment ) Act 2017 will commence on 17 December 2018. NECA Legal Solicitor, Jacques Nel, has put together a webinar on Payment Claims, which focuses on: Requirements for valid Payment Schedules; Identifying the correct reference date; due date for payment; What … Continued

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Overview of the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017

10 December 2018

The Security of Payment provisions of the Building and Construction Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017 commenced on 17 December 2018. The webinar covers: new requirements for valid Payment Claims under BIF; Pros and Cons of the removal of the endorsement requirement; requirements for valid Payment Schedules; changes to time limits for Adjudication Applications … Continued

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Mandatory Data Breach Notification Obligations

4 July 2018

NECA Legal solicitor, Jacques Nel, presents a webinar focusing on Mandatory Data Breach Notifications Obligations. The Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017 commenced on 22 February 2018. This webinar will provide information about the Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme including: Who must comply with the NDB Scheme?, Security of personal information under the Privacy Act … Continued

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What is your Liquidated Damages Exposure?

6 June 2018

NECA Legal solicitor, Jacques Nel, recently hosted a webinar focusing on Liquidated Damages in Construction Contracts. The webinar includes Pros & Cons of Liquidated Damages; how to limit your exposure to Liquidated Damages and Void Liquidated Damages clauses.  A copy of the webinar slides can be downloaded here.

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Don’t Forget Your Retention Money

1 March 2018

Presenter Jacques Nel, Senior Solicitor of NECA Legal Pty Ltd, discusses the recovery of retention money including: How to claim Retention Money under Security of Payment Legislation; Tips and Traps in Contracts; How to identify “Pay when Paid’ provisions and claim release of retention money. For further information, email [email protected] For a copy of the webinar slides, click … Continued

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