The litigation funder at the centre of a challenge by Westpac to the Federal Court’s power to make common fund orders faced a fiery judge […]
The High Court has dismissed the ACCC’s bid to appeal a Full Federal Court decision upholding a ruling that drug giant Pfizer did not misuse its market power in the months leading up to the expiration of the patent for its blockbuster cholesterol drug Lipitor.
Liquidators for Dick Smith don’t want potential group members in two class actions against the failed retailer to learn about a new registration deadline by email, saying it would amount to spam and harassment.
A federal judge has lit a fire under the law firm leading the Westpac life insurance class action, saying if it wanted to apply for […]
Westpac is challenging a judge’s order that gives the funder backing a class action over life insurance premiums a 25 percent cut of any recovery. […]
The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group urgently needs a statement of facts from prosecutors, the bank told the court on Tuesday during the first […]
Viterra has been hit with costs for persisting with a special leave application to the High Court seeking to compel Cargill to turn over emails […]
The stakes will be high for both sides when some of the country’s top competition lawyers face off against the ACCC Tuesday in the first […]
A Federal Court judge has allowed the plaintiffs in a class action alleging a unit of Westpac failed to detect the fraud of convicted Ponzi […]
The funder underwriting a class action against Westpac will take a 25 percent cut of the net — not gross — recovery sum to secure […]