Navigating Disputes - Building and Construction
Date: Tuesday, 23rd Jan 2018
Location: Level 13, 99 Gawler Place, Adelaide
Small businesses and sole traders in the building and construction industry are invited to attend this free information session which will outline relevant legislation and responsibilities under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2009.
The Office of the Small Business Commissioner will run through the proposed changes to this legislation and what they will mean for the building and construction industry.
This event will also explore the proposed Fair Trading (Building and Construction Industry Dispute Resolution Code) Regulations 2017 which can compel disputing parties in the building and construction industry to participate in an alternative dispute resolution procedure.
Jeanie Elliott, Partner with Fenwick Elliott Grace will be available to address questions about legal obligations under this legislation. Jeanie Elliott has broad experience in civil and commercial advisory work and dispute resolution with a particular interest in the areas of construction, engineering infrastructure and energy law.