The Standing Committee of Attorneys-General is currently reviewing issues in relation to proportionate liability legislation, in particular, national consistency in legislation, “contracting out”, forum shopping, potential for lengthy and costly litigation, and clarity/effectiveness of certain provisions. The Committee has released consultation draft model proportionate liability provisions and a Regulation Impact Statement, available at : http://www.scag.gov.au/lawlink/SCAG/ll_scag.nsf/pages/scag_consultdraftmodel