Recent Cases

Health Care Corporation Pty Ltd t/as Wollongong Private Hospital v Cleary (No 2) [2024] NSWCA 94 (29 April 2024) (Mitchelmore JA; Stern JA; Harrison CJ at CL)


Catchwords:


COSTS — party/party — appeals — exceptions to general rule that costs follow the event — apportionment of costs — unsuccessful appeal on liability — where reduction of damages on appeal

COSTS — party/party — exceptions to general rule that costs follow the event — offers of compromise/Calderbank offers — whether reasonable to reject offers of compromise/Calderbank offers