We represented a kindergarten at a high-profile inquest into the death of a child, allegedly due to anaphylactic shock. The parents of the child, who had a severe nut allergy, believed that kindergarten staff had exposed the child to peanuts. However, our lawyers obtained medical evidence that the child’s death may have been due to a congenital heart condition. The coroner delivered an open finding and the flagged compensation claim by the parents did not eventuate.
March 27, 2013
The recovery of costs by a successful defendant in criminal proceedings is never guaranteed and, unlike in civil matters, does not…Continue reading
September 18, 2013
The New South Wales Court of Appeal recently found that a claim for indemnity was subject to a large excess even…Continue reading
February 28, 2013
Keddie & Ors v Stacks/Goudkamp Pty Ltd  NSWCA 254 The NSW Court of Appeal has recently examined the concept of…Continue reading