Mondaq Australia: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Court could relieve parties of ordinary disclosure obligations in favour of a tailored disclosure management plan.
KordaMentha
This case shows that it is possible to establish causation when a statistical correlation is supported by common sense.
Dentons
Potential litigants sometimes lack sufficient documentation to make an informed decision whether to commence litigation against another party.
Kott Gunning
Occupiers of premises open to the public should have regular inspections of areas of risk of slips, trips and falls.
McCullough Robertson
Queensland legislative reforms are proposed to improve access to compensation for ‘black lung' and other dust disease sufferers.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Supreme Court found that none of the arguments raised provided a sufficient basis to decline the grant of approval.
Kemp Strang Lawyers
The decision affirms that conduct capable of constituting duress is limited to threatened or actual unlawful conduct.
Stacks Law Firm
The truck driver made a claim against the electricity company, and the farm owner, for the injuries he had sustained.
Carroll & O'Dea
This Act introduces a new NSW CTP Scheme to replace the scheme under the Motor Accidents Compensation Act 1999 (NSW).
Pointon Partners
We discuss Imagebuild Group Pty Ltd v Fokust Pty Ltd [2017] VSCA 131.
Jones Day
For the first time, the Federal Court of Australia has allowed the applicants in an Australian proceeding to make applications for orders under 28 USC § 1782.
Madgwicks
No-one ever completely wins in costly disputes or court proceedings, so these suggestions may help to avoid those risks.
McCullough Robertson
This article considers what steps are now available, including pathways to investor-state arbitration against Australia.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
This dependency claim under the CRA was not an "apportionable claim" within the meaning of the Civil Liability Act 2002.
Pointon Partners
Lawyers and advisors who don't advise their clients to obtain tax advice may be found liable for professional negligence.
Clayton Utz
It is well accepted that when interpreting a statute, the starting point is the natural and ordinary meaning of the text.
Clayton Utz
Practical steps can help your businesses to manage litigation and regulatory action.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Given the proliferation of such marketing class actions in the United States, this could be a growth area in Australia.
Bartier Perry
These are issues to be aware of when considering whether to pursue an action for defamation for an online statement.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
The use of the class action forum for "marketing" claims represents a new dimension in this type of case in Australia.
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Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Given the proliferation of such marketing class actions in the United States, this could be a growth area in Australia.
Holding Redlich
This newsletter includes summaries and links to media releases relating to immigration issues in Australia.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Parties who wish to draw a Jones v Dunkel inference should ensure they plead and/or particularise their case clearly.
Watkins Tapsell
Some claims made in the class action relate to individuals classified as independent contractors, rather than employees.
Jones Day
Since late last year, there have been several major decisions from Australia's highest courts on important issues for stakeholders in the construction, mining and infrastructure industries.
McCullough Robertson
This article considers what steps are now available, including pathways to investor-state arbitration against Australia.
Dentons
The Federal Court in 470 St Kilda Road Pty Ltd v Robinson has found that the declarant of a statutory declaration as to a contractor's payment of subcontractors...
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Allowing third party funding in arbitration proceedings is a positive step forward for both Singapore and Hong Kong.
Dentons
The counter-argument that this ‘objective' interpretation would, in the context of delay or failure by the superintendent to certify practical completion...
Thynne & Macartney
The article discusses the evolution and application of different ADR methods, particularly mediation, in family law.
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