Jolly v Kondos [2021] VSC 1397

Keywords: Dog attack, propensity to cause injury, public liability, scienter

Cox v Mid-Coast Council [2021] NSWCA 190

Keywords: characterisation of risk of harm, dangerous recreational activity, materialisation of obvious risk, obvious risk, public…

Mattock v. The State of New South Wales (NSW Department of Education) (No. 2) [2021] NSWSC 1045

Keywords: dangerous recreational activity, obvious risk, public liability, school physical education class

Mersal v Georges River Council & Anor [2021] NSWDC 395

Keywords: adverse inferences, assessment of damages, Duty of council and schools to school students, Jones v…

Wollongong City Council v Williams [2021] NSWCA 140

Keywords: challenge to findings on contributory negligence and discount on past economic loss, fall on steps/…

Garnett v Qantas Airways Limited [2021] WASCA 110

Keywords: Aviation, Carrier’s liability, Implied term that occupier would provide safe access., public liability

Manly Fast Ferry Pty Ltd v Wehbe [2021] NSWCA 67

Keywords: commercial assistance, competing medical evidence, excessive judicial questioning of experts, judicial intervention, procedural fairness, public…

Belmont v McDonalds Australia Limited [2020] QDC 319

Keywords: breach of duty, inadequate lighting, occupier’s liability, public liability, trip and fall

Bowman v Nambucca Shire Council [2020] NSWSC 1121

Keywords: duty of care, foreseeable risk, obvious risk, public liability, recreational activity, relevant risk of harm,…

Polglase by his tutor Jeffrey Polglase v Coffs Harbour City Council (No 2) [2019] NSWSC 1848

Keywords: catastrophic injury to child, fall off jetty through railing, negligence, public liability, torts