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Corrs Chambers Westgarth | Australia | 14 Jun 2019

Recent WA Supreme Court decision highlights the consequences of poorly-pleaded global claims

A recent decision of the Supreme Court of Western Australia highlights the consequences of poorly-pleaded global claims. In Built Environs WA Pty Ltd


Corrs Chambers Westgarth | Australia | 7 Jun 2019

TGIF 7 June 2019: Clarity for Voluntary Administrators Seeking Costs of Administration in relation to Partnership Property

This week’s TGIF considers Re GGA Lifestyle Pty Ltd (Administrators Appointed); Ex Parte Woodhouse 2019 WASC 167, where the Supreme Court of


Corrs Chambers Westgarth | Australia | 7 Jun 2019

Parent company guarantees can’t circumvent arbitration because they aren't 'as good as cash'

In a recent decision - JKC Australia LNG Pty Ltd v CH2M Hill Companies Ltd 2019 WASC 177 - the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Western


Clayton Utz | Australia | 30 May 2019

A construction law smorgasbord in the WA Supreme Court

In AGC Industries Pty Ltd v Karara Mining Ltd 2019 WASC 140, Justice Allanson considered a number of construction law issues raised by AGC


Bennett + Co | Australia | 6 May 2019

“Waiving” Goodbye to Legal Professional Privilege

In the recent decision of Fraser v Fraser the Western Australian Supreme Court reaffirmed the principle that conduct by a party which is


Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers | Australia | 2 May 2019

Land owners beware-utilities infrastructure on your property is your responsibility too

The 2014 Parkerville bushfires, in which 57 homes were destroyed, started when a privately-owned wooden power pole fell, predominately due to decay


Sydney Criminal Lawyers | Australia | 10 Apr 2019

Bum-Pinching Isn’t Indecent by Today’s Standards

A Western Australian Supreme Court justice has upheld the decision of a magistrate, who ruled that a 48-year-old police officer who pinched a woman


MinterEllison | Australia | 4 Apr 2019

Singh v Medical Board of Australia 2019 WASCA 51

The Court of Appeal of Western Australia has dismissed an appeal against orders of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal


MinterEllison | Australia | 26 Mar 2019

A Fracking Update - the Revised State of Play in WA

The Independent Scientific Panel Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracture Stimulation in Western Australia handed down its Final Report


Hall & Wilcox | Australia | 20 Feb 2019

Third party liable to contribute to damages for injury caused by negligence of another

The WA Court of Appeal has upheld a District Court judge’s decision apportioning 25 liability to Harvey Norman, in a case involving a customer

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