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  1. Trustee de son tort – Director of corporate trustee caused trust funds to be distributed to himself

    30 September 2020 | Insurance & Health Law

    This case demonstrates the risks of not understanding what it means to have an interest in, or play a role in a trust. A director of a corporate trustee used money borrowed on security over the corporate trustee’s assets to acquire properties and...

  2. Proper construction of insurance contract demonstrates insured not required to prove underlying legal liability

    29 January 2020 | Insurance & Health Law

    The importance of construing policy terms was recently reinforced by the Federal Court in a case where ambiguity arising from policy terms gave rise to the Court’s decision that an insurer was liable to indemnify even where it was not aware of and...