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Lawyers Gone Wild: Acting without Authority
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 18 2017

On 21 February 2017, in Victorian Legal Services commissioner v Logan (Legal Practice), the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal delivered a


Bikies and a Brothel, what could go wrong?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 12 2017

Late in the evening on New Year’s Day 2012, a brothel called The Gentlemen’s Club located in a sleepy industrial estate in north Canberra went up in


Insurer must cover burnt out brothel with Comancheros affiliations
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 12 2017

The insured company operated a brothel from premises located in the ACT. The premises were insured against property damage and liability pursuant to


Professional sport is a recreational activity; and there are insurance implications!
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 11 2017

Mr Goode (plaintiff) was riding a horse named “Shot of the Rails” at the Queanbeyan Racecourse on 29 June 2009. Mr Angland (defendant) was riding a



Take care when it comes to policy conditions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • April 7 2017

Australian Courts have previously made clear that there is a heavy burden of proof and a number of obstacles for an insurer to decline a claim on the


Policyholder withstands the pressure of insurer’s attempt to deny indemnity
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 6 2017

Builder and insurer liable for damage to residential property following severe storm because cause of damage was defectively installed windows. In


Spotlight on exclusion clauses as insurers caught unawares
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 6 2017

Would the exclusions in your insurance policies stand up when put to the test? Insurers and insurance brokers need to be aware that many exclusion


Stealth Enterprises Pty Ltd tas The Gentlemen’s Club v Calliden Insurance Limited
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 5 2017

On Wednesday 5 April 2017, the Court of Appeal of New South Wales handed down its judgment that overturned Stealth Enterprises tas The Gentleman's


Just Horsing Around - the rule in Searle v Wallbank
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 31 2017

A collision between a motor vehicle and livestock on a remote road is an all too frequent occurrence in rural and outback Australia. At common law