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Don’t gamble on governance: learnings for directors arising from the NSW Casino Inquiry

Australia - March 30 2021 In February 2021, the Report of the Inquiry under section 143 of the Casino Control Act 1992 (NSW) ("Report") was tabled in Parliament. The key…

Cathy Graville

May the best class action win: High Court dismisses Wigmans appeal

Australia - March 12 2021 In Wigmans v AMP Limited & Ors [2021] HCA 7, the High Court of Australia (by a 3:2 majority) dismissed an appeal against the decision of the New South…

Alexander Morris, Matthew Swinn

Appeal in Ethicon pelvic mesh class action - what risks need to be disclosed?

Australia - March 9 2021 In a unanimous decision, the Full Court of the Federal Court upheld a decision of Justice Katzmann that found Ethicon Sàrl and related companies…

Suzy Madar, Justin McDonnell, Peta Stevenson, Matthew Swinn

More coal in the stocking for litigation funders: Parliamentary committee releases report on litigation funding and regulation of the class action industry

Australia - December 22 2020 The report of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services (“the committee”) into Litigation funding and the regulation of…

Justin McDonnell, Alexander Morris, Peta Stevenson

Full Federal Court confirms broad operation of insurer's pandemic exclusion clause

Australia - December 21 2020 On 18 December 2020, the Full Federal Court delivered its judgment in Rockment Pty Ltd t/a Vanilla Lounge v AAI Limited t/a Vero Insurance [2020]…

Liam Burgess