Acted for the litigation funder (as respondent) in an appeal to the High Court appealing Court’s power to make a “common fund order” in class actions. Decision pending.
Acted for the prospective purchaser undertaking legal due diligence in seeking to acquire a group of businesses in the textile industry across multiple states.
Acted for the appellant on the appeal. Issues on appeal included alienation of property, tracing of proceeds, the Court’s jurisdiction to make compensation orders under section 37A of the Conveyancing Act 1919 and the costs indemnity principle.
Acted for the prospective purchase undertaking purchasing legal due diligence seeking to acquire a group in the civil construction industry.
Acted for the applicant seeking the payment out of Court of circa $2.1 million.
Acting for various purchasers and vendors in preparation of sale documentation for businesses.
Acted for the trustee in seeking judicial advice concerning the appointment of an auditor and whether trustee entitled to defend foreshadowed proceedings.
Acted for the litigation funder in an appeal of the common fund order made in the proceeding in a historic joint sitting of the Full Federal Court with the Supreme Court of Appeal.
Acted for the plaintiff who successfully sued an individual based on the tort of deceit. The company had loaned $350,000 to the defendant based on false representations that were relied upon to induce the provision of loan monies in 2010. The Plaintiff was awarded damages to the sum of the loan monies and interest, total judgment was for $545,885.88 plus costs.
Acted for the plaintiff seeking discovery of documents including medical records relating to the deceased.
Acted for the prospective purchase undertaking purchasing legal due diligence seeking to acquire a group in the equipment hire industry.
Intervening in a class action against Westpac acting for the litigation funder seeking a common fund order in the proceeding.
Acted for the vendor in preparation of documentation for the sale of the business.
Intervening in two concurrent class actions acting for the litigation funder seeking Court approval for a combined settlement of $39 million for the proceedings.
Acting for the purchaser in preparation of the purchase documentation for the purchase of the freehold and hospitality and publican business.
Acting for the claimant suing the defendant for breach of consumer guarantees and the provision of tiles which were not fit for purpose. The claimant was successful with indemnity costs awarded.
Acting for the purchaser in preparation of the purchase documentation for the purchase of the freehold and hospitality business.
Acting for the purchasers large in conveyances.
Acting for various purchasers and vendors in preparation of sale documentation for businesses