“Too late”, she cried! Victorian Medical Panels given greater flexibility in making Determinations

Lee Me Ko v Dr Caroline Hall & Ors (4 September 2020) In a majority judgment[1] overturning several years of single…

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INSURER SUCCESSFUL IN ESTABLISHING FRAUDULENT NON-DISCLOSURE

Catriona Smith v OnePath Life Limited [2020] NSWSC 1185 Background The proceeding relates to the plaintiff’s claim for a death benefit…

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA RAISES THE ANTE IN DUST DAMAGES

Parkin v Amaca Pty Limited – Supreme Court of Western Australia 27 August 2020 Introduction Thirteen years elapsed between judgments in…

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NSW COURT OF APPEAL CLARIFIES APPLICATION OF s15B

Piatti v ACN 000 249 542 Pty Limited & Anor Introduction On 28 August 2020, the NSW Court of Appeal delivered…

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