March 24, 2010
Hartnett v Hynes [2010] QCA 65 The facts concern a partnership dispute. His Honour Muir JA delivered the leading judgment of the court with their Honours Daubney and P Lyons JJ concurring. The principle as what amounts to a fresh cause of action as opposed to a material fact to be provided was usefully summarised...
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Nichols v Curtis and QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited (No 2) [2010] QDC 99   I refer to my earlier posting concerning this decision. The matter returned to his Honour Andrews SC in respect of costs where the defendant did not beat the plaintiff’s mandatory offer in the pre-proceedings. His Honour found: [16] The test in...
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