June 27, 2011
Velvet Glove Holdings Pty Ltd v Mount Isa Mines Limited (No 2) [2011] QSC 156 Margaret Wilson J helpfully summarised in this decision the criteria for consideration of “unreasonableness” when determining when indemnity costs should be ordered: [6] The defendant has submitted that the plaintiff’s rejection of the Calderbank offer was unreasonable and that in...
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Allwood v Wilson & Anor [2011] QSC 180 Issue – the assessment of damages. McMeekin J very helpfully sets out in the decision a number of principles to assist in assessing damages. General Damages – the Procedure [19] I am required to assess an injury scale value (“ISV”) for the injuries from the range of...
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