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Submission to the ALRC: Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third Party Litigation Funding
NRF discusses here their submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission inquiry.
Australia
29 Aug 2018
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Class Action Update - Section 33ZF – Not as broad a power as you might think
In this decision, the judge provides clear analysis of the meaning and effect of s33ZF and when it can be utilised.
Australia
28 Jul 2015
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Clarity of circumstances when damages for pure mental harm may be recovered
The High Court held that the respondent could not recover damages for mental harm, despite being owed a duty of care.
Australia
28 Jul 2015
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The Court’s grant of certiorari: Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317
In Halliburton, the US Supreme Court was granted certiorari to have the opportunity to reconsider the Basic presumption.
Australia
11 Jun 2014
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Supreme Court class actions: ‘opt-out proceedings’ and their potential to hinder a global settlement
The proposed group settlement of a class action was jeopardised by a lone person who had opted out of the group.
Australia
11 Jun 2014
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Not so Basic anymore – USA Supreme Court to assess Basic’s 'fraud-on-the-market' presumption of reliance
Securities class actions are now big in Australia, involving regulators, litigation funders, underwriters and law firms.
Australia
11 Jun 2014
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High standard of care when dealing with unsophisticated investors and public funds
The article discusses the facts, key findings and implications for financial advisers and insurers from the judgment.
Australia
19 Jan 2013
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Professional Indemnity: Proving causation in loss of chance cases
The Court considered the relevant principles in loss of chance cases and the essential requirement to prove causation.
Australia
15 Sep 2012
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General: Concurrent Wrongdoers: The Next Frontier
The Victorian Court of Appeal recently considered the meaning of 'concurrent wrongdoer'.
Australia
15 Sep 2012
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Duelling Indemnities: HIH continues to have impact: case law on equitable contribution
HIH Claims Support Scheme (HCSL) has sought to extend the law in relation to equitable principles of dual insurance.
Australia
24 Mar 2012
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