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Contractors performing work on mining leases in Queensland granted under the Mineral Resources Act 1989 (Qld) cannot claim progress payments or have disputes adjudicated under the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld) (BCIPA), following the Queensland Supreme Court's decision last week in Agripower Australia Limited v J&D Rigging Pty Ltd  QSC 164 (25 June 2013).
01 Jul 2013
The Fair Work Amendment Bill 2013, which has now passed Parliament, brings in significant changes to right of entry provisions which will take effect on 1 January 2014.
28 Jun 2013
Changes to the transfer pricing rules and Part IVA anti-avoidance regimes in the Tax Laws Amendment (Countering Tax Avoidance and Multinational Profit Shifting) Bill 2013 have just been passed by the Senate.
26 Jun 2013
Additional Commonwealth approvals triggers will soon apply to large coal mining and coal seam gas projects, following the passage of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment Bill 2013.
20 Jun 2013
The Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority (NT EPA) has released draft guidelines that will assist proponents and government agencies when determining whether projects require referral for assessment by the NT EPA.
06 Jun 2013