Carvalho v. Town [2020] ACTCA 54

Keywords: appeal, apportionment of damages, breach, contributory negligence, negligence

Harris v Manton & Anor [2020] QCA 241

Keywords: crossing into the path of another vehicle, CTP, factual findings, liability, personal injury

Heesom v ASP Ship Management Pty Ltd [2020] NSWDC 653

Keywords: contributory negligence, foreseeability, negligence, stairway obstructed by stored hoses, worker falls down a stairway on…

Hariharan v Vojtisek & Anor. [2020] QDC 276

Keywords: factual causation, liability admitted, motor vehicle accident, pre-existing degenerative condition

Faram v Hensec Pty Limited [2020] QSC 327

Keywords: extension of limitation period, Limitation of actions, PIPA

Kleeman v The Star Entertainment Group Limited and Anor [2020] QSC 332

Keywords: concern about the veracity of the plaintiff’s claim, deficiencies in pleadings, failure to comply with…

Tapp v Australian Bushmen’s Campdraft & Rodeo Association Ltd [2020] NSWCA 263

Keywords: campdraft competition, categorisation of risk, Civil Liability Act, identification of risk, level of generality, negligence,…

Coffs Harbour City Council v Polglase [2020] NSWCA 265

Keywords: breach of duty owed by reason of occupation and control, categorisation of risk, negligence, public…

Hamlyn v Stanton (No. 3) [2020] NSWDC632

Keywords: breach of duty of care, failure to comply with consumer guarantees, failure to establish factual…

Walters v Roche & Anor [2020] QSC 319

Keywords: CTP, lifetime participant, literal meaning, National Injury Insurance Scheme, past and future gratuitous care, preservation…

Stevens v Professional Helicopter Services Pty Ltd; Stryker Australia Pty Ltd v Professional Helicopter Services Pty Ltd [2020] NSWSC 1443

Keywords: “joy flight”, basis of liability, construction of Section 27(1)(c), flight departing from and returning to…

Coughlan v United Precast (Vic) Pty Ltd [2020] VSC 671

Keywords: assessment of damages, brain and facial injuries, Damages, future economic loss, future employment, general damages,…

Lawson v Hubbard [2020] NSWDC 605

Keywords: assessment of damages, default judgment entered, extensive burn injury, occupier’s liability

NG v Pharmacor [2020] VMC 21

Keywords: arising out of employment, express or implied inducement or encouragement, Hatzimanolis, in the course of…

Anit Narayan v Legrand Australia Pty Ltd [2020] NSWDC 561

Keywords: back injury, breaches of duty of care, direct consequence, failure to devise, implement, maintain and…