Tag: Australian Law

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Partnership and Potential Liabilities
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: The issue here is to discuss partnership and potential liabilities and legal rights with partners. The area of Law in this particular problem is that laws on all matters pertaining to Partnership in regard to potential partnership....

Schemes of Arrangement and Takeover Bids
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: It has been identified in numerous papers that schemes of arrangements has become one of the main devices for achieving corporate control in Australia......

Directors Duties Towards Stakeholders
24th Jun 2019
Introduction: It is established that the role of directors and officers under the Corporations Act is to discharge their duties and power to act in the best ......

Appleton v Garrett - Case Summary
18th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimants were patients of the defendant dentist, who had carried out unnecessary treatment upon them. The defendant had deliberately......

Calverley v Green - Case Summary
18th Jun 2019
Introduction: Mr Calverley and Ms Green were in a de facto relationship, where they were not legally married but had lived together as if they were for 10 years....

Cameron v Murdoch (1986)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Proprietary estoppel can be enforced even though the interest is inchoate....

Radaich v Smith [1959]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The parties entered in to an agreement which was executed as a deed. The agreement allowed Radaich to occupy......

Calverley v Green
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Mr Calverley and Ms Green were in a de facto relationship, where they were not legally married but had lived together......

Austin v Keele (1987)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The parties, in this case, had a long business arrangement. The case was concerned with the dissolution of a......

Commonwealth of Australia v Verwayen
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff was a naval officer who was injured when two navy ships, the HMAS Voyager and the HMAS Melbourne......

Wright v Gibbons
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Co-ownership of property and whether a deed transferring a joint tenancy to one of the other joint tenant severed the tenancy....

Bahr v Nicolay (No. 2)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant agreed to sell their land to the first respondent, with an option to buy it back later. The first respondent later sold the land......

Scott v Pauly
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Before a mother died, she had made a will and she had also purchased some property. She had transferred this property......

Yanner v Eaton [1999]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant was an indigenous hunter who killed two animals in a creek for his own consumption....

Nelson v Walker (1910)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The parties were owners of two contiguous allotments of land (allotments 13 and 12). In 1873, before the owners......

Darlington Futures v Delco - Summary
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The issue in this case was the validity of both the limitation and exclusion clauses, as well as the court’s approach to ambiguity in both types......

Fairclough v Swan Brewery Co Ltd
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant bought a hotel from a vendor who held the hotel under a lease which was due to expire in June 1925. The property was mortgaged......

Employment Relations System in Australia
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Australia evolved from a major white settler colony of the British Empire into industrial capitalist, self-governing federal state with ......

Issues in Australian Administrative Law
7th Jun 2019
Introduction: Administrative law in Australia is complex and might be confusing to the ordinary observer, but so are the government and the laws they seek to regulate. ...