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Victorian Government can’t save Esso’s Bass Strait arbitration
Employment February 20, 2019 5:59 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Full Court of the Federal Court has shot down a bid by the Victorian Government to intervene a second time in a long-running bargaining […]

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Leyonhjelm loses second bid to dodge Hanson-Young defamation case
Defamation February 19, 2019 11:57 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Liberal Democrat Senator David Leyonhjelm has lost his challenge to a ruling that denied his request for speedy dismissal of a defamation lawsuit by Greens […]

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No evidence that rapist line uttered, Sarah Hanson-Young tells court
Defamation February 12, 2019 8:36 pm By Miklos Bolza

Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young has slammed Liberal Democrat Senator David Leyonhjelm’s attempt to stay her defamation case against him without providing evidence that the alleged […]

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Sarah Hanson-Young wants Leyonhjelm to pay her legal bill for unexplained court absence
Defamation February 6, 2019 10:37 pm By Christine Caulfield

Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young, who is suing fellow senator David Leyonhjelm for defamation, has asked a court for the costs of having her lawyers appear […]

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Leyonhjelm a no-show in Hanson-Young defamation appeal
Defamation January 23, 2019 3:31 pm By Miklos Bolza

Barristers for Senator David Leyonhjelm failed to turn up to the first case management hearing in the politician’s own appeal of the court’s dismissal of […]

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Leyonhjelm wants details on Sarah Hanson-Young’s sex life
Defamation December 18, 2018 5:10 pm By Miklos Bolza

Liberal Democrat senator David Leyonhjelm, who is facing a defamation lawsuit by¬†Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young, is planning to compel Hanson-Young to describe her sexual relations […]

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Leyonhjelm keeps up parliamentary privilege fight in Sarah Hanson-Young case
Defamation November 26, 2018 10:19 am By Christine Caulfield

Liberal Democrat senator David Leyonhjelm has made good on his threat to challenge a ruling that kept alive a defamation lawsuit brought by Greens senator […]

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Ponzi schemer Samra drew funds at ‘near excess’, BankSA admits
Class Actions November 21, 2018 8:41 pm By Miklos Bolza

Westpac-owned BankSA has admitted that convicted Ponzi schemer Michael Samra withdrew funds at “near excess” of the bank’s limits and had insufficient money to honour […]

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Sarah Hanson-Young’s defamation case survives Leyonhjelm’s dismissal bid
Defamation November 7, 2018 9:50 pm By Miklos Bolza

A defamation case brought by Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young against fellow senator David Leyonhjelm will go ahead after Leyonhjelm lost a bid to shut the […]

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Heinz drops appeal in sugary kids snacks case
Appeals October 24, 2018 12:35 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

H.J. Heinz Company has dropped its appeal of a ruling that it marketed its sugary snacks to kids as healthy, after the ACCC won a […]

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