Goods and Services Tax

Goods and Services Tax

The treatment of GST on claims is often a source of confusion for Insureds and Claimants.  Whilst it is not the responsibility of claims practitioners to provide “tax advice”, it is often necessary to point out where GST has been incorrectly applied in claims...
Contractual Dispute Resolution Clauses

Contractual Dispute Resolution Clauses

There are a number of good reasons to include a dispute resolution clause in a contract.  Conflict is often an unforeseen and messy business.  If and when it occurs, a clearly drafted dispute resolution clause will be a welcome point of reference to work through the...
Real or Not? You Be The Judge.

Real or Not? You Be The Judge.

We were recently appointed by a national insurer to check on a premises in the western suburbs of Sydney, where the Claimant alleged that the activities of New Years Eve, in particular fire works, caused irreparable damage to the building air conditioning system...