Recent Cases

Monteiro v State of New South Wales [2022] NSWCA 126 (15 July 2022) (Meagher JA)


CIVIL PROCEDURE – Court of Appeal – show cause hearing – where consistent failure to comply with directions for filing and service of submissions – where reasons given for failure include pending application for legal aid and attempts to obtain legal representation – where existing notice of appeal deficient – appellant given final opportunity to file submissions and amended notice of appeal