Recent Cases

Shapkin v The University of Sydney [2024] NSWCA 156 (27 June 2024) (Meagher JA and Griffiths AJA)


APPEALS – Leave to appeal – where applicant brought concurrent appeal and judicial review proceedings in relation to decisions of NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal – where judicial review proceedings stayed – whether exercise of discretion to refuse to conduct judicial review pursuant to s 34(1)(c) of the Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 2013 (NSW) miscarried – whether primary judge misapplied principle in Wishart v Fraser (1941) 64 CLR 470; [1941] HCA 8 – insufficient prospects to warrant grant of leave to appeal