COVID-19: Navigating business insurance issues

COVID-19 has interrupted life in Australia as we know it. In the context of insurance, COVID-19 was declared to be an ‘insurance catastrophe’ by the Insurance Council of Australia on 11 March 2020, with the consequences of the catastrophe being unknown.   The purpose of this article is to look at a number of the […]

You may be on Christmas break but the Security of Payment Act isn’t

As the Christmas and New Year period approach rapidly and companies seek to finalise outstanding payment claims, it is imperative that an adequate process is implemented to deal with payment claims and adjudication applications that are served while your office is closed.   Indeed it may seem an opportune time to serve a payment claim […]