Archive: April 2012

The duty of licensed premises to evict aggressive patrons

Cregan Management Pty Ltd v Hadaway [2011] NSWCA 338 In this case, the New South Wales Court of Appeal held that…

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Claimant’s disclosure application fails – witness statements not required to be disclosed

Mahoney v Salt [2012] QSC 43 Background The claimant suffered injuries when she fell off the edge of the patio at…

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The new (old) medical report dilemma – to serve or not to serve

Domenico Rinaudo v Nicholas Maurice Cleary [2012] ACTSC 5 Pre-court procedures in the Civil Law (Wrongs) Act 2002 (ACT) have continuing…

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When is a contract of insurance formed?

Leading Synthetics Pty Ltd v Adroit Insurance Group Pty Ltd & Anor [2011] VCS 467 (21 September 2011) Introduction In this…

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Accountant not liable for investment advice

Tomasetti v Brailey [2011] NSWSC 1446 Introduction The NSW Supreme Court has held that an accountant was not liable for investment…

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Causation of lung cancer post Ellis

Allianz Australia Ltd v Sim [2012] NSWCA 68 Introduction In this case, the NSW Court of Appeal considered the admissibility of…

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Morays now one of the biggest insurance firms

Moray & Agnew now one of the biggest insurance firms in Victoria Two partners and their teams will depart Melbourne-based boutique…

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