Businesses might be getting insurance payouts for business interruption due to COVID-19
Businesses who have suffered a loss due to the COVID-19 pandemic may be able to claim business interruption insurance from their insurers, following a decision of the NSW Court of Appeal late last year. What was the case about? Business interruption insurance, or BI insurance, is a type of insurance...Read More
Will the Suez Canal blockage affect your contract?
As you would be aware, the Suez Canal was blocked for about six days during March due to a large container ship, the Ever Given, becoming wedged sideways across the waterway. The Ever Given has now been freed, but the consequences of the blockage are still playing out. The Suez...Read More
COVID-19 rent relief is coming to an end – are you prepared?
As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all State governments in Australia were required to enact legislation to govern how leases should be dealt with during COVID-19. The WA government passed the Commercial Tenancies (COVID-19 Response) Act and Regulations and, similarly, the Residential Tenancies (COVID-19 Response) Act and Regulations. These...Read More