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  1. Chemical drift from herbicide spray on neighbouring property results in $6.5M damages award for Victorian vineyard owner

    25 August 2017 | Insurance & Health Law

    Victorian farmer liable for $6.5M damages (plus just over $700,000 interest) for chemical spray drift damage to neighbour's vineyard. In Issue Whether the spraying of herbicides caused damage to the plaintiff's vineyard If yes, did that constitute...

  2. Significant damages awarded for psychiatric injury following death of plaintiff’s baby

    18 November 2016 | Insurance & Health Law

    In Issue Assessment of damages for psychiatric injury following death of baby. The Background The plaintiff alleged that the Wagga Wagga Base Hospital (the hospital) failed to monitor her pregnancy and the delivery of her child, such that he died shortly...

  3. Council found not liable for the criminal act of a third party… again

    28 August 2015 | Insurance & Health Law

    On Tuesday, the NSW Court of Appeal delivered its decision of Rankin v Gosford City Council [2015] NSWCA 249 and dismissed an appeal by a motorcyclist injured after colliding with road works barriers that had been moved on to the Woy Woy Road by...