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CLA AGM, Wednesday, 27 May

The Annual General Meeting of The Commercial Law Association of Australia Ltd would normally be held at the offices of Bartier Perry, Level 10, 77 Castlereagh Street, Sydney at 5.30pm on Wednesday, 
27 May, 2020. In the face of the COVID-19 crisis, we will be arranging a teleconference instead.

All CLA members are welcome to attend, please contact me if you'd like dial-in instructions.

You can download a copy of the CLA's Annual Report, Financial Report, minutes of the previous AGM, Notice of Meeting and obtain a Proxy Form from this website. Go to the Journals tab, then click on 'Other Documents'.

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CLQ Vol34 No2 June-August 2020

CLQ Vol34 No2 June-August 2020

• Rescuing ‘reasonable notice’ in indefinite employment contracts
• Dollars and sense: giving contracts a ‘commercial’ construction
• The curious case of the insistent performer: a comparative study with special focus on UAE law
• Contract law in the cases: 2019 in review. Part 1 of 3

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