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HBA Legal
Summary of case where s42 Civil Liability Act NSW was successfully relied upon by a public authority.
Carroll & O'Dea
This analysis adopts a comparative approach to damages for treatment of wrongful birth cases in Australia and in the UK.
Kott Gunning
If a party moves interstate at any time before the resolution of the matter, the Tribunal ceases to have jurisdiction.
Holding Redlich
The OLC is a virtual court room designed to minimise costs of in-person Court appearances by online requests for orders.
Jones Day
The Situation: It is relatively uncommon in Australia for workers or employees to bring class actions against their employers in which they allege sham contracting arrangements.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Lawyers are in a unique position with their clients, when faced with legal and ethical questions of public interest.
Swaab
Expert evi­dence can be crit­i­cal in nav­i­gat­ing a family law mat­ter to obtain­ a favourable prop­er­ty set­tle­ment.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
This case of Whooten & Frost (Deceased) shows how strict adherence to the rules of the court may bring about injustice.
Bartier Perry
Defamation is a personal right of action and occurs when a person's reputation is damaged in a publication about them.
Holding Redlich
The decision highlights the reluctance of courts to make formal orders for the retrospective alteration of CHEP accounts.
Jones Day
The court's general power to make "any order [it] thinks appropriate or necessary to ensure that justice is done" in a class action has been employed to make a wide range of orders.
Gilchrist Connell
The award of damages took into account that syndication increased the scope of publication and resulting hurt and harm.
Holman Webb
This decision is authority to argue for a percentage deduction for the vicissitudes of life in any future damages award.
Holman Webb
This recent case was one of alleged defamation in a body corporate meeting and includes a resultant claim for damages.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Subpoenas in criminal proceedings issued based on knowledge from a section 9.22 notice may be at risk of being set aside.
Carroll & O'Dea
Courts must balance the rights of the plaintiff and the ability of the defendant to properly respond to the allegations.
Bartier Perry
It is imperative that pre-filing statement and defence are properly pleaded based upon what is known at the time.
HBA Legal
Both deeds and agreements are used to record the terms of a settlement and impose legally binding obligations on parties.
Holding Redlich
Discussion about recent decision in relation to a Cultural Heritage Management Plan and the status of an endorsed party.
Dentons
Directors of ASX-listed companies are coming under increasing scrutiny, particularly in the area of continuous disclosure.
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This client needed to review email data to provide a hyperlinked list of the most relevant documents for their barrister.
Swaab
Expert evi­dence can be crit­i­cal in nav­i­gat­ing a family law mat­ter to obtain­ a favourable prop­er­ty set­tle­ment.
Carroll & O'Dea
Media outlets recently ran front-page news articles referring to a judicial process subject to a suppression order.
Law In Order
The use of eDiscovery, analytics and technology assisted review could produce a timely and accurate review of documents.
Holman Webb
This podcast discusses electronic signatures and their impact on daily legal practice and service delivery for clients.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Sometimes court is inevitable, so selecting a solicitor who is well versed in appearing in family courts is vital.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Lawyers are in a unique position with their clients, when faced with legal and ethical questions of public interest.
Jones Day
The Situation: It is relatively uncommon in Australia for workers or employees to bring class actions against their employers in which they allege sham contracting arrangements.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Employers should closely examine their employment and commercial arrangements to assess and minimise their risk profile.
Bartier Perry
Defamation is a personal right of action and occurs when a person's reputation is damaged in a publication about them.
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