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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


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


The Court or the Doctor - Who determines causation of injury?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 17 2017

The third respondent alleged physical and psychological injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident on 5 July 2009. A dispute arose in relation


Court of Appeal Paves the Way for Increased Claims for Gratuitous Care
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 7 2016

On 6 December 2016 the Queensland Court of Appeal handed down its much anticipated judgment in the decision of AAI Limited v McQuitty


Deferring the Assessment Date - Wilkin v TAL Life Limited & Ors
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 31 2016

On 24 June 2016, Dorney DCJ handed down his decision in Wilkin v TAL Life Limited & Ors, referring the matter back to TAL to determine whether Mr


Can the timeframe to lodge a workers compensation appeal be extended?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 20 2016

In Queensland, insurers are required to make decisions in relation to applications for compensation (claims). Some of those decisions are ‘reviewable’


A tale of two negligent drivers
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 7 2016

In Smith v Randall & Anor His Honour Justice Applegarth was required to assess and apportion liability between two drivers who were involved in a


Court of Appeal Raises the Boom on Recklessness
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 24 2016

In April 2015 the Queensland Supreme Court Trial Division awarded judgment in favour of the insurer, CGU, finding that damage to a crane owned by


Does a son owe his mother a duty of care not to die?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 19 2016

In Homsi v Homsi the Supreme Court of Victoria was required to consider whether a son who died in a motor vehicle accident owed a duty of care to his


TPD Claims- Reynolds v Sunsuper Pty Ltd & Ors 2016
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 8 2016

Yesterday Justice Dorney of the District Court of Queensland handed down his decision in Reynolds v Sunsuper Pty Ltd & AIA Australia Limited 2016