22-7-22 / Shane Doyle QC, Anthony Messina — Contract, Resources & Energy
Mineralogy Pty Ltd and Adani Mining Pty Ltd entered a royalty deed concerning Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine. The deed restricted Adani’s right to grant an encumbrance over its rights including under the royalty deed. The deed also contained a dispute resolution clause under which all disputes could be referred to expert…
21-6-22 / Michael Hodge QC — Corporations, Contract
ICRA Rolleston Pty Ltd (ICRA), Rolleston Coal Holdings Pty Ltd (Rolleston) and Sumisho Coal Australia Pty Ltd (Sumisho) were parties to a joint venture agreement under which they owned and operated a coal mine in Queensland. Rolleston appointed the respondents as receivers to ICRA pursuant to its rights under a…
9-6-22 / Shane Monks — Contract
The plaintiff real estate agents, who were the applicants, had sued their former employees for misuse of confidential information, and breach of restraints of trade. They sought further disclosure under rule 223(4)(b)(i) of the Uniform Civil Procedure Rules 1999 (Qld) (“UCPR”). In particular they sought disclosure of the defendants’ CRM…
24-5-22 / Matthew Hickey OAM — Contract, Insurance
Matthew Hickey OAM appeared for the fourth respondent, instructed by HFW Lawyers. The judgment is published here.
20-5-22 / Damian Clothier QC — Contract
Damian Clothier QC (with Emma Hoiberg) appeared for the respondent, instructed by Clayton Utz. The judgment is published here.