New South Wales Court of Appeal: August 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the New South Wales Court of Appeal. By VANESSA THOMAS and MARCEL FERNANDES

New South Wales Court of Appeal: June 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the New South Wales Court of Appeal. By JAMES BRAITHWAITE and KYLIE DAY. 

New South Wales Court of Appeal: May 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the New South Wales Court of Appeal. By ANTHONY LO SURDO SC and JOANNE SHEPARD

New South Wales Court of Appeal: April 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the New South Wales Court of Appeal. By SIMON PHILIPS and VANESSA THOMAS

New South Wales Court of Appeal: March 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the New South Wales Court of Appeal. By BRIDIE NOLAN and KYLIE DAY.

New South Wales Court of Appeal: February 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the New South Wales Court of Appeal. By MARCEL FERNANDES and JAMES BRAITHWAITE.

Liquidator’s remuneration: good news for insolvency professionals

The Full Bench of the NSW Court of Appeal provided clear guidance on how a Court must determine a liquidator’s remuneration under the Corporations Act….

Electronic signatures: convenient but risky

The NSW Court of Appeal has found that an individual whose electronic signature appeared on a guarantee did not authorise the use of his signature,…

Pavlovic v Universal Music Australia binding clients in contract

Lawyers generally have authority to negotiate the terms of an agreement on behalf of their clients, but not to bind their clients to the agreement….

Contractual construction ambiguity abandoned (again)?

At present, the weight of recent authority in the NSW Court of Appeal (and the Full Federal Court) suggests that ambiguity is not necessary before the court…