Recent Cases

Von Schoeler v Allen Taylor and Company Ltd Trading as Boral Timber (No 2) [2020] FCAFC 13 (20 February 2020) (Flick, Robertson and Rangiah JJ)


HUMAN RIGHTS – discrimination – allegations of sexual harassment – vicarious liability – whether employer took all reasonable steps to prevent sexual harassment – delay between trial and decision by primary judge – whether judgment is unsafe due to delay of six years – whether primary judge failed to give adequate reasons – appeal allowed