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Employee Share Schemes: A Guide for Privately Owned Companies

All sorts of companies are using employee share schemes to attract, retain and motivate key staff. It's not just start-ups and large corporates. 

This guide provides a detailed overview, including:

  • pros and cons of employee share schemes
  • different models used in Australia, including option plans and phantom schemes
  • case studies
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"Security of Payment (NSW)", Construction

How to respond to an adjudication application in NSW

This page explains how to respond to an adjudication application under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act (NSW). If you ar...

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What got construction lawyers talking in 2018?

Every year there are a handful of cases and other developments that get construction lawyers talking.  Here are our top picks from 2018. 1. Probuild C...

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What is a provisional sum?

A provisional sum is an allowance included in a fixed price construction contract for an item of work that cannot be priced by the contractor at the t...

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Common amendments to AS 2124

Many principals consider that parts of AS 2124 are too heavily weighted in favour of the contractor. Because of this, AS 2124 is regularly issued with...

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