High Court
Strong v Woolworths Limited T/as Big W & Anor [2011] HCATrans 131 (13 May 2011) I refer to my earlier posting and note that Special Leave has been granted in respect of causation and the “but for” test postulated in s.5D of the Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW), which is in identical terms to s.11...
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Insight Vacations Pty Ltd v Young [2011] HCA 16 (11 May 2011) I refer you to the summary of the judgment in relation to the facts and issues, and in particular, whether a contract made pursuant to s.5N of Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW) limiting liability for “recreational services” extra territorially could exclude the operation of...
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Braysich v The Queen [2011] HCA 14 (11 May 2011) I refer you to the summary of the judgment in relation to the facts. A central issue for determination was the use of evidence of “good character” in a criminal trial, which is helpfully review by French CJ, Crennan and Kieffel JJ. The evidence of...
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