Recent Cases

Dimitrovski v Boland [2023] FCAFC 86 (31 May 2023) (Markovic, Downes and Kennett JJ)


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BANKRUPTCY AND INSOLVENCY – where applicant a discharged bankrupt – where applicant sought leave to appeal and extension of time to appeal from decision of Supreme Court of New South Wales – where applicant included claim for damages for personal injuries – where primary judge held personal injury claims were not severable from the property claims – whether s 160(2)(g) of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) was enlivened such that the claims had not vested in the trustee of the applicant’s bankrupt estate – where proposed grounds of appeal have no merit – application dismissed