The ...reason is the standing of the author. He is a senior specialist practitioner who has generously shared his knowledge and experience with the profession." - The Honourable Justice John R Sackar, Supreme Court of New South Wales, on the success of this title; from the Foreword to the Fifth Edition. Security of Payment in the Australian Building and Construction Industry, Sixth Edition, provides expert analysis of the security of payment regimes across Australia and has been thoroughly revised and updated to capture case law and legislative developments since 2014. Using the New South Wales Act as its cue, this book analyses the law around Australia and its detailed commentary captures the specialised insights of Marcus Jacobs QC. The Sixthth Edition covers a range of critical developments, and is enhanced by additional resources provided to assist practitioners, including an updated Comparative Table of Provisions referencing the relevant security of payment legislation in each Australian jurisdiction. Security of Payment in the Australian Building and Construction Industry 5th Edition contains detailed, up-to-date coverage of the law, providing a highly portable reference for case law and legislation. The material in this text has been extracted from the highly-regarded service, Commercial Arbitration Law and Practice by Marcus Jacobs QC, also available from Thomson Reuters Lawbook Co.