Watt v Redman [2024] NSWSC 638

Keywords: aggravated and exemplary damages, battery, sexual assault, torts, Trespass to the person

BYM v. Corporation of the Trustees of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane (No 2) [2024] QSC 106

Keywords: allegations of child sexual abuse on school grounds, negligence, non-delegable duty, torts, vicarious liability, where…

Carey-Schofield v Hays & Civeo [2024] QSC 60

Keywords: Assessment of damages in tort, duty of care, GENERALLY, how should the damages be apportioned…

Warren BY His Litigation Guardian Direlle Farr v District Council of the Lower Eyre Peninsula (No 3)

Keywords: as occupier, liability for torts, local government, negligence, scope of duty and subsequent breach, torts

Patchett v Nichols and Nichols [2024] QDC 45

Keywords: admissibility, Assault, battery, evidence, Hearsay, Interference with the person, Joint wrongdoers, Liability-only trial, Multiple wrongdoers,…

Lee v The Council of the City of Sydney [2024] NSWDC 69

Keywords: negligence, Protection for road authorities, s 45 Civil Liability Act, s 45A Special Statutory Power,…

Hunt v ALDI Foods Pty Limited trading as ALDI [2024] QDC 15

Keywords: causation, negligence, scope of duty, standard of care, torts, where the plaintiff employed by the…

Griffin v Brisbane City Council [2023] QDC 229

Keywords: breach of duty, defendant on notice, duty of care, foreseeability, lack of support, negligence, psychiatric…

Glavinic v Commonwealth [2023] ACTSC 361

Keywords: Battery and Wrongful Imprisonment, nervous shock, police powers, torts, Trespass

Eden v Jamieson & Anor [2023] QSC 240

Keywords: contributory negligence, discount for contingencies, future economic loss, negligence, pedestrian injury, torts

Stradford (a pseudonym) v Judge Vasta [2023] FCA 1020

Keywords: Abuse of process, aggravated and exemplary damages, damages for psychiatric injury, false imprisonment, judicial immunity,…

Sanders v Mount Isa Mines Limited & Ors [2023] QSC 188

Keywords: Damages and causation, Duty of Care: Existence, Factors Determining Existence of Duty, negligence, scope of…

State of New South Wales v Spedding [2023] NSWCA 180

Keywords: absence of reasonable and probable cause, collateral abuse of power, Damages, malicious prosecution, misfeasance in…

Doerr v Gardiner [2023] QCA 160

Keywords: assault and battery, elements to prove, principles for assessment of loss of earning capacity and…

CCIG Investments Pty Ltd -v- Aaron Schokman [2023] HCA 21

Keywords: negligence, torts, vicarious liability, Where appellant employer of respondent, Where appellant required respondent to live…

Graham Cleary v Health Care Corporation Pty Ltd t/as Wollongong Private Hospital [2023] NSWDC 263

Keywords: alleged breach of duty of care by the defendant relating to the transfer of the…