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Ex-Storm Financial directors lose appeal, Full Court finds they breached their duties
Financial Services March 27, 2020 10:38 pm By Christine Caulfield

The former directors of defunct financial advisory firm Storm Financial have failed in their appeal of a ruling that found they breached their duties to […]

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Former Russells solicitor resolves unfair dismissal case against firm
Employment March 20, 2020 9:45 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A former Russells restructuring and insolvency lawyer has resolved an unfair dismissal lawsuit alleging the firm tried to manufacture a reason to terminate his unemployment. […]

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Russells drops cross claim against axed solicitor
Employment February 17, 2020 12:44 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Russells Lawyers has withdrawn a cross claim against a restructuring and insolvency solicitor who filed an unfair dismissal lawsuit alleging the firm tried to manufacture […]

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Axed Russells lawyer’s feud with former firm heads to trial after failed settlement talks
Business of Law January 23, 2020 10:13 pm By Christine Caulfield

A last ditch effort to resolve a case brought by a restructuring and insolvency solicitor against Russells Lawyers over his dismissal has failed and the […]

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High Court’s Chorley ruling dooms Tucker & Cowen partner’s costs bid
Business of Law January 10, 2020 11:30 am By Miklos Bolza

A court has slashed the costs awarded to a Tucker & Cowen name partner in a lawsuit brought by the liquidators of failed fund manager […]

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Tucker & Cowen loses second bid to dodge $17.5M Equititrust case
Legal Ethics October 7, 2019 12:00 pm By Miklos Bolza

Two name partners at law firm Tucker & Cowen have lost another attempt to dismiss a case brought against them by the receivers of failed […]

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Sacked Russells lawyer wins round in case over dismissal
Restructuring & Insolvency August 20, 2019 4:05 pm By Christine Caulfield

A restructuring and insolvency solicitor who is suing Russells Lawyers for summarily dismissing him has largely won a discovery dispute over evidence in the case, […]

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Class action applicant can’t bring ‘shambolic’ case over side deal with funder
Class Actions May 22, 2019 9:23 pm By Amelia Birnie

One of two lead applicants in the settled Arasor shareholder class action has been denied leave to be heard over its $1 million personal expenses […]

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Fight over funder’s ‘secret’ side deal in Arasor class action continues
Business of Law April 5, 2019 8:54 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has scheduled a two-day hearing to hear a dispute between investment group Caason Investments, a lead applicant in a shareholder class action against defunct […]

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Queensland Sugar in sweet victory as Wilmar negligence case dismissed
Contracts May 13, 2019 9:13 pm By Christine Caulfield

Industry-owned Queensland Sugar Limited has succeeded in dismissing a court case brought by Wilmar Sugar Australia after record-high rainfalls led to a $60.8 million loss […]

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