Recent Cases

Atkinson v Jeffery [2024] NSWCA 96 (03 May 2024) (Adamson JA)


CIVIL PROCEDURE — Court of Appeal — whether appeal should be dismissed as incompetent where leave to appeal not sought — whether leave to appeal was required — Supreme Court Act 1970 (NSW) s 101(2)(r) — whether value of matter in issue was less than $100,000 — where evidence of quantum of compensation not controverted at first instance — where appellant not entitled to claim compensation in respect of easement — where costs order does not count towards s 101(2)(r) threshold