13-12-19 / James Green — Contract, Building & Construction
James Green (led by Brian O’Donnell QC) appeared for the successful respondent resisting a challenge to an adjudicator’s decision under the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017 (Qld). Counsel was instructed by Corrs Chambers Westgarth. A copy of the judgment is available here.
15-11-19 / Rob Anderson QC, James Green — Professional Negligence
The applicants sought to join additional defendants to existing proceedings against their former solicitors (the first respondent). The ongoing action sought recovery of damages against the first respondent for negligence and breach of contract, arising from their conduct in earlier Supreme Court proceedings in 2010. The proposed additional defendants acted…
6-2-19 / Shane Doyle QC, Stewart Webster, James Green — Contract, Building & Construction, Judicial Review & Administrative
A matter concerning delayed construction of works for a coal export terminal. The Court considered whether the contract prescribed specific rates to be applied in determining the value of the delay costs of the contractor, whether evidence tendered at trial was properly admitted and relied on by the trial judge…
19-6-18 / James Green — Competition & Consumer
Application for an indemnity certificate pursuant to s 15 of the Appeal Costs Fund Act 1973 (Qld). James Green (with P Roney QC) appeared for the first and second respondents, instructed by Ramsden Lawyers.
9-3-18 / James Green — Appellate, Contract
James Green (led by Peter Roney QC) acted for the purchaser of a small shopping centre on the Gold Coast in a claim for misleading or deceptive conduct arising out of misrepresentations by a vendor and real estate agent. The Court of Appeal affirmed the factual findings of the trial…