Recent Cases

McMillan v Coolah Home Base Pty Ltd [2023] NSWCA 172 (27 July 2023) (Mitchelmore JA)


Catchwords:


CIVIL PROCEDURE — time — extension of time to appeal — length and reason for delay — prejudice to respondent — whether applicant has fairly arguable case — competency of the appeal — Supreme Court Act 1970 (NSW), s 101(2)

CIVIL PROCEDURE — security for costs — power of court to order security for costs — Uniform Civil Procedure Rules 2005 (NSW), r 51.50 — whether special circumstances are present — whether order would stultify proceedings