Recent Cases

CJZ Pty Ltd v Giant Dwarf Pty Ltd; CJZ Pty Ltd v Morrow (No 2) [2023] NSWCA 225 (25 September 2023) (Ward P, Mitchelmore and Adamson JJA)


COSTS — Appeals — offer of compromise — whether applicants entitled to indemnity costs on basis of two offers — first offer made prior to applicants retaining lawyers after Defamation proceedings first commenced by respondent — second offer made before hearing of appeal — whether genuine compromise — whether respondent unreasonably failed to accept offers

COSTS — Appeals — order for restitution — repayment of judgment sum