Recent Cases

Johnston v Boyd [2024] NSWCA 75 (10 April 2024) (Adamson JA and Basten AJA)


APPEAL AND REVIEW – appeal from judicial review of costs assessment – application for leave – judicial review refused on discretionary grounds – failure to follow prescribed procedure for review and appeal – allegation of procedural unfairness for failure to grant further adjournment not established – no arguable error on part of primary judge – no issue of principle

CIVIL PROCEDURE – application for leave to appeal – application months out of time – explanation for delay – merit of application for leave – extension of time refused