No loss suffered despite Hardi’s misleading ads for crop sprayer8 July 2022 | Insurance & Health Law
The Supreme Court of New South Wales was asked to consider whether representations relating to the capabilities of the Hardi Presidio 2700, a heavy-duty row crop self-propelled sprayer used for mixed farming activities were misleading or deceptive.
Case Collective Episode 6: The High Court confirms a high bar for employers22 June 2022 | Insurance & Health Law
In this episode, BN’s Kingsley Grimshaw and Mitchell Lee cover two decisions highlighting the onerous obligations owed by persons and entities charged with managing the safety of others. In the interests of balance, they also discuss a decision out...
Common intent – no policy rectification if you can’t prove it15 June 2022 | Insurance & Health Law
The Full Court of the Federal Court overturned a decision to rectify a D & O liability policy to provide Side C cover up to $50M instead of $10M, thus limiting cover available in respect of shareholder class action claims made against the insured.
Case Collective Episode 5: Stunt clowns, inebriated employees and conformity clauses6 May 2022 | Insurance & Health Law
In this episode, BN's Kingsley Grimshaw and Melanie Karibasic discuss a range of interesting cases including a recent Victorian Supreme Court decision which involved a motorbike stunt performer ignoring the warnings of a stunt clown. They also...
Case Collective Episode 31 March 2022 | Insurance & Health Law
In this episode, BN’s Kingsley Grimshaw and Simi Singh discuss why the authority responsible for providing ‘flood management services’ during the 2011 Brisbane floods was not entitled to cover under its general liability policy, an...
Case Collective Episode 216 November 2021 | Insurance & Health Law
In this episode, we discuss the much anticipated second COVID-19 test case, a decision involving a truckie found personally liable for damage caused after using his phone whilst driving, a personal injury claim arising out of a falling banana tree, and...