Security of Payment Act (SOPA) Update

Is It valid or invalid? That is the question. With a slew of recent decisions, delve into the nuances of payment schedules within the Building & Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW) (SoP Act). Examine the critical components of a valid payment schedule & the potential pitfalls that could render it invalid. Understand the implications for both claimants & respondents when drafting or responding to payment schedules & safeguard your interests within the framework of the SoP Act.

Monday, 20 May 2024
Early Bird Discount ends 10 May 2024 $112.00

Attend and earn 1 CPD unit in Substantive Law
This program is based on NSW legislation

1.00pm to 2.00pm Security of Payment Act (SOPA) Update

Receive a practical summary of important recent decisions involving the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW)(“the SOP Act”) including:

  • Validity of payment claims and payment schedules
  • Brodyn/Grosvenor stays and the ambit of section 32B of the SOP Act

Presented by Vikram Misra, Barrister, Clarence Chambers


Vikram Misra, Barrister, Clarence Chambers
Vikram Misra was admitted as a solicitor in 2012 and called to the NSW Bar in 2015. He maintains a broad commercial practice and is regularly briefed in matters relating to taxation law, property law, construction law and equity. Vikram has completed a Graduate Diploma in Taxation Law at the University of Sydney in 2015 and a Master of Laws majoring in construction law and contract law at the University of Melbourne in 2016. Vikram is also a contributing author to the Domestic Arbitration, International Arbitration, Security of Payment (NSW) and Security of Payment (SA) sections of the looseleaf Commercial Arbitration Law & Practice Service for Thomson Reuters.


Security of Payment Act (SOPA) Update


Single Session
Monday, 20 May 2024
to Australia/Sydney
CPD Points 1
Early Bird Discount ends 10 May 2024 $112.00
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