11-10-19 / Damian Clothier QC, Kristi Riedel, Michael Trim — Competition & Consumer, Contract, Employment & Industrial
The plaintiff’s principal claim against their former employer was for damages for the wrongful purported termination of their employment in 2015. The plaintiff had been the defendant company's chief executive officer since 2001. The respondent purported to terminate the plaintiff's employment for breach of its share trading policy for its…
30-10-18 / Damian Clothier QC, Shane Doyle QC, Michael May, Michael Trim — Judicial Review & Administrative, Competition & Consumer
Aurizon Network operates the rail network that transports coal from various mines in Central Queensland to a number of ports on the east coast. Access to the network is regulated by an access undertaking, approved by the Queensland Competition Authority. In December 2017, the Authority issued a draft decision in…
6-6-18 / Damian Clothier QC — Competition & Consumer, Corporations
Whether the primary judge erred by applying a limitation period by analogy to the claim for equitable compensation. Damian Clothier QC appeared for the respondent, instructed by Barry Nilsson Lawyers.
19-6-15 / Damian Clothier QC — Competition & Consumer, Contract, Employment & Industrial
Whether restraint provisions in shareholders agreement and employment contract in respect of prohibiting the undertaking of services for clients, and soliciting employees, are valid and reasonable.