Friday, October 27, 2006

civil procedure exam preparation

Costs - Agreements as to costs - agreement between solicitor and client - costs payable on time basis - setting aside agreement - fairness - reasonableness Kasmeridis & anor v McNamara Business & Property Law [2006] SASC 200 Supreme Court, Lunn J, 11 July 2006
Costs - Basis of costs - client and solicitor - offer not accepted - costs to reflect success of claim Abi-Mosleh & Abi-Mosleh v Fantis & ors (No 2) [2006] SADC 89 District Court, Anderson DCJ, 11 August 2006
Costs - Basis of costs - co-defendants - successful application for contribution - agreements as to cost - offer - compliance with rules of court Flinders Diamonds Ltd v Tiger International Resources Inc & ors (No 2) [2006] SASC 180 Supreme Court, Layton J, 21 June 2006
Costs - Basis of costs - plaintiff successful in action but not on all issues pleaded - costs awarded on party and party basis Adam v Perpetual Trustees Australia Ltd & ors (No 2) [2006] SADC 90 District Court, Beazley DCJ, 9 August 2006
Costs - Basis of costs - solicitor and client - Calderbank offer refused - costs set off to reflect success on claim Construction Services Australia v Fleming & Fleming (No 2) [2006] SADC 85 District Court, Anderson DCJ, 3 August 2006
Costs - Condition of setting aside default judgment - whether order should be made to make costs payable immediately Push Button P/L v Khabbaz [2006] SADC 83 District Court, Smith DCJ, 28 July 2006
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Costs - Consideration of question of costs in relation to an application for charging and Mareva orders - costs recoverable forthwith McNamara Business & Property Law v Kasmeridis (No 3) [2006] SASC 262 Supreme Court, Gray J, 24 August 2006
Costs - Consideration of question of costs of appeal - no order as to costs of appeal or application for leave to appeal Morgan Belle P/L v API Services (Vic) P/L (No 2) [2006] SASC 259 Supreme Court, Gray J, 23 August 2006
Costs - Departure from general rule - indemnity costs - payment of taxed costs forthwith Haselgrove Wines P/L v Hope & anor [2006] SADC 84 District Court, Lovell DCJ, 31 July 2006
Costs - General matters - cost for application for leave to appeal against interlocutory order - when payable - short and long form bills of costs - setting aside of default allocatur Baronglow P/L v Willing & anor [2006] SASC 140 Supreme Court, Lunn J, 15 May 2006
Costs - Interest - lump sum fixed - interest to take effect from date fixed by court Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v Clark (No 2) [2006] SADC 107 District Court, Anderson DCJ, 13 September 2006
Costs - Interest - several actions - one all-encompassing order on interest appropriate Catalano v Zollo [2006] SADC 125 District Court, Tilmouth DCJ, 11 October 2006
Costs - Interlocutory proceedings - short form bill of costs set aside Duke Group Ltd (in liquidation) v Alamain Investments Ltd & ors [2006] SASC 209 Supreme Court, White J, 3 July 2006
Costs - Recovery of costs - whether Master should have set aside a default allocatur issued with respect to a long form bill of costs Baronglow P/L v Willing & anor [2006] SASC 291 Supreme Court, Perry J, 21 September 2006
Costs - Security for costs - existence of special circumstances - appellant company impecunious - inadequate disclosure of financial position J M Properties P/L v Strata Corporation No 13975 Inc & ors [2006] SASC 227 Supreme Court, Layton J, 2 August 2006
Costs - Security for costs - whether impecuniosity of appellant sufficient to constitute special circumstances McVicar v S & J White P/L (t/as Arab Steed Hotel) [2006] SASC 233 Supreme Court, White J, 4 August 2006

1 comment:

perpetual law student said...

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