Federal Court dismisses allegations of misleading and deceptive conduct and unconscionability

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v Medibank Private Limited [2017] FCA 1006 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (the ACCC) alleged…

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THE DOOR REOPENS: LOT OWNER CLAIMS AGAINST OWNERS CORPORATIONS

McElwaine v The Owners – Strata Plan 75975 [2017] NSWCA 239 The NSW Court of Appeal has resurrected the potential for…

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ACCOUNTANTS’ LIABILITY – LIQUIDATOR’S DUTY TO TAKE REASONABLE CARE AS COMPANY OFFICER

Asden Developments Pty Ltd (in liq) v Dinoris [2017] FCAFC 117 Introduction In Asden Developments Pty Ltd (in liq) v Dinoris…

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UP THERE CAZALY! THE LAW’S ON YOUR SIDE

Introduction In Beaumaris Football Club v Hart & Ors and Bayside City Council v Hart & Ors [2017] VSCA 226, the…

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A matter of time

Introduction The High Court in New Zealand in Body Corporate 74246 & Ors v QBE Insurance (International) Limited and Allianz Australia…

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