Recent Cases

Freedom Development Group Pty Limited v D’Ettorre Properties Pty Limited T/as D’Ettorre Real Estate (No 2) [2023] NSWCA 185 (09 August 2023) (Gleeson, Leeming and Kirk JJA)


COSTS — Application to vary costs order — Whether special costs order should be made in relation to proceedings below — Calderbank offer — Offer of compromise under UCPR, r 20.26 — Whether offers reflected genuine compromise — Whether unreasonable for plaintiff not to accept the offers