September 11, 2014
Amos v Wiltshire [2014] QCA 218 Muir JA delivered the judgment with whom North J and Flanagan JJ concurred. His Honour allowed the appeal based on the neglect of the applicant’s solicitors without irreparable prejudice, but awarded indemnity costs in favour of the respondent and made note of the following: [16] Mr Collinson’s cross-examination revealed...
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Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Barker [2014] HCA 32 (10 September 2014) The long awaited decision reversed the Full Federal Court’s decision. I refer you to the judgment summary and briefing by Allens: In brief: A landmark High Court decision has determined that a term of mutual trust and confidence is not necessary and should...
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Curtis v Harden Shire Council [2014] NSWCA 314 HEADNOTE [This headnote is not to be read as part of the judgment] On 20 August 2004, the appellant’s partner, Ms Paterson, was fatally injured when the car she was driving ran off the road and hit a tree. At the time of the accident, the respondent,...
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