School not negligent in failing to prevent assault

State of New South Wales v Mikhael [2012] NSWCA 338 The Court of Appeal has unanimously overturned a finding by the…

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Taylor v The Owners – Strata Plan No 11564 [2012] NSWSC 842

On Friday 27 July 2012, Garling J determined that the restrictions on damages for loss of earnings in s12(2) of the…

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Bailment and the proportionate liability regime – rough waters?

Cambridge v Anasatasopoulos [2012] NSWCA 405 The proportionate liability regime was applied to liability under bailment in this recent NSW Court…

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Without reasonable prospects of success: what does it mean?

Keddie & Ors v Stacks/Goudkamp Pty Ltd [2012] NSWCA 254 The NSW Court of Appeal has recently examined the concept of…

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Insurance Contracts Amendment Bill 2013

In November 2012, the Government released an exposure draft of the Insurance Contracts Amendment Bill 2013 (Cth) (‘2013 bill’) for public…

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Moray & Agnew adds new partner in Sydney

Moray & Agnew has appointed a new partner in its Sydney office. Shayne Thompson, formerly an insurance partner at Middletons (now…

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