Recent Cases

Nadinic v Cheryl Drinkwater as trustee for the Cheryl Drinkwater Trust [2020] NSWCA 2 (07 February 2020) (Meagher JA (at [1]), Leeming JA (at [2]), Barrett AJA (at [3]))


CONSUMER LAW – misleading or deceptive conduct – where parties engaged in joint venture – where subsequently parties entered deed of settlement to resolve disputes – where one party misunderstood financial position of an entity being acquired under deed – where that party did not make inquiries to verify position – where other party participated in causing the misunderstanding, was aware of it and failed to correct it – whether conduct misleading or deceptive

TAXES AND DUTIES – GST – input tax credits – entitlement to refunds