Recent Cases

Jadwan Pty Ltd v Rae & Partners (A Firm) [2023] FCAFC 182 (17 November 2023) (Markovic, Stewart and Anderson JJ)


COSTS – application for leave to appeal against a lump sum costs determination – applicable principles and procedure for the determination of lump sum costs – whether primary judgment is attended with sufficient doubt – whether a refusal of leave to appeal would occasion substantial injustice – where the application for leave to appeal and the prospective appeal are disproportionate to what is at stake between the parties – leave to appeal refused