Recent Cases

Cappello v HomeBuilding Pty Ltd [2023] NSWCA 109 (26 May 2023) (Meagher and Mitchelmore JJA, Simpson AJA)


COSTS – judicial review of District Court decision following appeal from costs assessor – whether applicants’ challenge wrongly described – whether findings an error of law on the face of the record – whether certain cases relied on in error – whether failure to consider applicants’ arguments and alleged implications under the Legal Profession Uniform Law 2014 (NSW) – whether evidence from bar table relied upon – no errors of law on the face of the record – Amended Summons dismissed