Recent Cases

Clarke v Herrick [2020] NSWCA 71 (21 April 2020) (Meagher JA; Leeming JA)


APPEAL – application for leave to appeal – appeal from summary dismissal of amended claim – where original claim alleging republications subject to defences of absolute privilege – where amended claim alleging only original publication time barred – whether summary dismissal on the basis of amended pleading involved error or was procedurally unfair – leave refused