Category: News

NSW COVID-19 lockdown extension: Changes for construction – what you need to know
NSW COVID-19 lockdown extension: Changes for construction – what you need to know
While the COVID-19 situation in Sydney remains challenging, in welcome news, construction can resume on Saturday 31 July in Greater Sydney (including the Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong and Shellharbour)....
Western Sydney Airport Forces Rezoning of Properties
Western Sydney Airport Forces Rezoning of Properties
Western Sydney Airport forces rezoning of properties – where does this leave residents? In October 2020, the NSW Government rezoned all land surrounding the airport at Badgerys Creek. The rezoning...
Business Interruption Insurance and COVID-19
Business Interruption Insurance and COVID-19
For businesses that have suffered economic impact due to COVID-19, the question often arises: how continual will operations be once the pandemic ends? The provisional protections under the Corporations Act,...
Budget Overview
Budget Overview
On Tuesday, 6 October 2020, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg handed down the Federal Budget which was largely defined by the COVID-19 pandemic. At a glance A wide range of sectors and...
Thoughts and sympathies to the people affected by the devastating explosion in Beirut, Lebanon
Thoughts and sympathies to the people affected by the devastating explosion in Beirut, Lebanon
On 4 August 2020, the world was shocked by the horrific explosion in Beirut, Lebanon which has killed at least 135 people and injured more than 5000 others. The stories...
How COVID-19 has impacted tenants’ and landlords’ rights: Residential Tenancies (Amendment) COVID-19 Regulation
How COVID-19 has impacted tenants’ and landlords’ rights: Residential Tenancies (Amendment) COVID-19 Regulation
The Residential Tenancies (Amendment) COVID‑19 Regulation 2020 generally prohibits, until 14 October 2020, subject to further extension (the moratorium period), a landlord from giving a tenant who is a member...
OPINION: I CAN’T BREATHE!
OPINION: I CAN'T BREATHE!
An opinion piece prepared by our Global Mobility and Immigration specialists
CONSTRUCTION & INFRASTRUCTURE UPDATE: FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES HOMEBUILDER PACKAGE
CONSTRUCTION & INFRASTRUCTURE UPDATE: FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES HOMEBUILDER PACKAGE
With a view to encouraging the commencement of new home builds and renovations the Federal Government has announced a stimulus package named “HomeBuilder” which is available to eligible occupier-owners, including first home buyers.
SPORT AUSTRALIA RELEASE “RETURN TO SPORT TOOLKIT” TO ASSIST SPORTING ASSOCIATIONS IN THE WAKE OF THE NATIONAL SHUTDOWN
SPORT AUSTRALIA RELEASE “RETURN TO SPORT TOOLKIT” TO ASSIST SPORTING ASSOCIATIONS IN THE WAKE OF THE NATIONAL SHUTDOWN
As State and Territory governments ease restrictions around the country, Sport Australia has released a Return to Sport Toolkit
MM COVID-19 UPDATE: RESUMPTION OF SPORT IN AUSTRALIAN LIFE
MM COVID-19 UPDATE: RESUMPTION OF SPORT IN AUSTRALIAN LIFE
GOVERNMENT RELEASES THE NATIONAL PRINCIPLES FOR THE RESUMPTION OF SPORT AND RECREATION ACTIVITIES