Contractual indemnities trump proportionate liability

Introduction For the first time in NSW, a Court has held that a party can enforce a pre-existing contractual indemnity so…

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Khoshaba v Linfox Armaguard Pty Ltd [2013] AATA 89 (21 February 2013)

Facts Khoshaba was employed by Linfox Armaguard Pty Ltd (Linfox). He alleged that he suffered injury to his face, right wrist,…

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Trustees of the Sydney Grammar School v Winch [2013] NSWCA 37

Introduction On 27 February 2013 the NSW Court of Appeal overturned its 1990 decision of Mangion v James Hardie & Co…

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What does ‘usually’ usually mean?

Wadley v Ron Finemore Bulk Haulage Pty Limited [2013] VSC 5 The largely uniform provisions in respect of jurisdiction for workers…

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Noel Campbell v Rodney Victor Hay [2013] NSWDC 11

Introduction The District Court of NSW recently dismissed a plaintiff’s claim for injuries suffered as a result of an emergency landing…

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Director-General, NSW Department of Industry & Investment v Coomes [2012] NSWLEC 251

The recovery of costs by a successful defendant in criminal proceedings is never guaranteed and, unlike in civil matters, does not…

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NEW SENIOR ASSOCIATE ADDS TO RAPID GROWTH

Moray & Agnew has ramped up its thriving national insurance practice with the appointment of Senior Associate, Chris Mills in its…

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