9-2-18 / Matthew Hickey — Professional Negligence, Building & Construction
Matthew Hickey appeared (unled against silk, instructed by Clyde & Co) for the successful respondent to this appeal from a decision to dismiss a claim for professional negligence against an engineering company, concerning its design and supervision of the construction of a service station in Bundaberg. Matthew had also successfully…
8-1-18 / Damian Clothier QC, Stewart Webster — Contract, Corporations, Professional Negligence
Whether there existed 'good reason' for renewing a claim pursuant to r24(2) of the Uniform Procedure Rules 1999 (Qld). Damian Clothier QC appeared for the plaintiffs, instructed by Holman Webb. Stewart Webster (with G A Thompson QC) appeared for the defendants, instructed by McInnes Wilson.
8-1-18 / Borcsa Vass — Contract
This judgment considered an application to transfer proceedings pending in the District Court of Queensland to the Supreme Court. It considers whether, in determining whether an amount claimed exceeds the monetary jurisdiction of the District Court, contractual interest is to be included in the amount claimed. Borcsa Vass acted for…
22-12-17 / Michael Trim — Banking, Land Law & Property
Claim relating to securities held by the bank over the appellant's property. Michael Trim appeared for the respondent, instructed by Gadens.
21-12-17 / Matthew Hickey — Employment & Industrial, Inquiries & Coronial Inquests, Judicial Review & Administrative
Matthew Hickey appeared for the Health Ombudsman on a professional misconduct hearing concerning a pharmacist admitted to unlawfully supplying Schedule 4 restricted drugs to two customers over a two year period. The case concerned a contested hearing about sanction.