Recent Cases

J v D [2022] NSWCA 147 (10 August 2022) (Leeming, White and Brereton JJA)


Catchwords:


APPEALS — Damages — Personal injury or death cases — Motor Accident — Appellant suffers atypical psychotic disorder — Appellant had pre-existing susceptibility to psychotic disorder — Whether primary judge found that the accident accelerated the development of the appellant’s psychotic disorder from 2020 to 2016 — Whether primary judge erred in finding that the accident accelerated the development of the appellant’s psychotic disorder by four years