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Judgment in default and Accessorial Liability; Commissioner for Consumer Protection v Unleash Solar
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 12 2016

The Western Australian Commissioner for Consumer Protection issued proceedings against Unleash Solar Pty Ltd (Unleash Solar) and its sole director


Termite retains its bite
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 12 2016

Termite Resources NL (Termite) had operated the Cairn Hill Mine in South Australia from 2010. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Outback Iron Pty Ltd


Prince Alfred College Incorporated v ADC 2016 HCA 37
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 12 2016

The High Court has allowed an appeal of the Full Court of the Supreme Court of South Australia in relation to vicarious liability of a school for its


Security for Costs: Fish markets go begging
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 12 2016

Felan's Fisheries (Felan's) brought a claim in the Supreme Court seeking injunctive relief against Sydney Fish Market Pty Ltd (SFM), two other


Litigation funders on notice: Ryan Carter and Esplanade Holdings Pty Ltd v Caason Investments Pty Ltd & Ors 2016 VSCA 236.
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 12 2016

This was a dispute as to whether the trial judge was correct in awarding costs against a litigation funder and its director. The funder and director


State regulation of medicinal cannabis: Queensland bill passes
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 12 2016

Queensland State Parliament late last night unanimously passed the Public Health (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2016 (Qld) (Bill). The Bill, when


Bulk Water Rights - What do they entail?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 7 2016

20 years ago, water rights was not a topic commonly contemplated as being something people would have taken seriously from a transactional and


Late payment fees are not penalties as bank’s total loss taken into account
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 10 2016

At the crux of the appeal was whether late payment fees charged by ANZ on consumer credit card accounts were penalties and therefore prohibited. In a


Changes to the Commercial Court Division of the County Court
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 10 2016

Changes to the Commercial Court Division of the County Court The County Court Commercial Division has increased its ability to deal with matters in a


Can a foreign company be wound up in Australia?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 10 2016

In Cato Brand Partners Pty Ltd v Air India Ltd the Supreme Court was required to consider whether or not a foreign company had grounds to challenge