Judgements

Maria-Luisa Coulson and Coulson Legal have been involved in numerous reported costs decisions since 2003 (including cases from when Maria-Luisa was practising as a barrister at the independent Bar).

 

Below is a non-exhaustive list of reported decisions.  The list includes some cases where Coulson Legal’s instructing solicitors are on the record.  Each case is hyperlinked to the full text of the reported decision.

  1. Areva NC (Australia) Pty Ltd v Summit Resources (Australia) Pty Ltd [No 2] [2008] WASC 10 S2
  2. Buitendag v Ravensthorpe Nickel Operations Pty Ltd [2012] WASC 425 (S)
  3. Buitendag v Ravensthorpe Nickel Operations Pty Ltd [2014] WASCA 29 (S)
  4. Carey v Freehills [2013] FCA 1258
  5. Carey v Freehills [2014] FCA 132
  6. Civic Video Pty Ltd v Paterson [No 3] [2014] WASC 321 (S)
  7. Como v Helmers [2011] WASC 179 (S)
  8. Computer Accounting & Tax Pty Ltd v Bowen Buchbinder Vilensky [2009] WASC 171
  9. Crawley Investments Pty Ltd v Elman [2014] WASC 233 (S)
  10. Delstrat Pty Ltd t/as Seacrest Homes v Bond & Ors [2004] WADC 158
  11. De Mol & Anor v WHL Legal Pty Ltd [2017] WASC 354
  12. Director of Fair Work Building Inspectorate v Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union and Joseph McDonald and Michael Buchan, WAD 106 of 2009, Unreported, Registrar Trott, 27 July 2015
  13. Director of Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Abbott (No 5) [2013] FCA 522
  14. Director of Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Abbott (No 7) [2015] FCA 969
  15. D.S. Clarke Nominees Pty Ltd v Adder Holdings Pty Ltd [2015] FCA 277
  16. Director of Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Abbott [2016] FCA 379
  17. Flyer Services Pty Ltd and Marshall [2014] WASAT 52 (S)
  18. Gutta v Ierino [2010] WASC 402 (S2)
  19. Hakuna Matata Corporation Pty Ltd v McDonald Pynt Lawyers, LPA 27 of 2011, Unreported, Registrar Dixon, 18 December 2013
  20. Hakuna Matata Corporations Pty Ltd v McDonald Pynt Lawyers [No 2] WASC 513
  21. Huntingdale Village Pty Ltd (Receivers and Managers Appointed) ATF Huntingdale Village Unit Trust v Perpetual Nominees Ltd [2013] WASC 352 (S)
  22. Huntingdale Village Pty Ltd (Receivers and Managers Appointed) ATF Huntingdale Village Unit Trust v Perpetual Nominees Ltd [No 2] [2014] WASC 217
  23. Huntingdale Village Pty Ltd (Receivers and Managers Appointed) v Korda [2015] WASCA 101 (S)
  24. Iron Mountain Mining Ltd v K & L Gates [No 2] [2015] WASC 291
  25. Iron Mountain Mining Ltd v K & L Gates [No 2] [2015] WASC 373
  26. J & P Metals Pty Ltd and Shire of Dardanup [2006] WASAT 282
  27. Klas Pty Ltd v Australian Ophthalmic Supplies Pty Ltd [2007] WADC 79
  28. LM v K Lawyers [2015] WASC 244
  29. LM v K Lawyers [No 2] [2015] WASC 245
  30. Marsh v Baxter [2014] WASC 187 (S)
  31. Marsh v Baxter [2015] WASCA 179
  32. McDonald Pynt Lawyers v Hakuna Matata Corporation Pty Ltd [2013] WASC 223
  33. Nicholson Clement Lawyers v Alexander Christopher Hewson by his next friend Christopher Robert Hewson [2014] WASC 416
  34. Pourzand v Telstra Corporation Ltd [2012] WASC 210 (S2)
  35. Pourzand v Telstra Corporation Ltd [2012] WASC 210 (S3)
  36. Powell v Bowen [2015] WASC 44
  37. Prunster and Roberts [2012] FCWA 26
  38. Re City of Joondalup; Ex Parte Mullaloo Progress Association Inc [2003] WASCA 293
  39. Rhodes-Smith v Noddies Properties Pty Ltd [2013] WASC 426
  40. Rodwell v Hutchinson [2010] WASCA 197
  41. Rose Angela Caffey as trustee for the Caffey Family Trust v Leatt-Hayter [No 4] [2015] WASC 256
  42. Saraceni v Jones [2012] WASCA 59 (S)
  43. Stone v Registrar of Titles [2012] WASC 21 (S)
  44. Talon Contract Pty Ltd v Bruce Havilah & Associates [2010] WASC 79
  45. Terravision Pty Ltd v Black Box Control Pty Ltd [No 5] [2018] WASC 340

  46. The Pilbara Infrastructure Pty Ltd v Brockman Iron Pty Ltd [No 2] [2014] WASC 345 (S)
  47. Tonkin v Heilongjiang Feng Ao Agricultural & Animal Husbandry Group Pty Ltd [2015] WASC 378 (S)
  48. Walter v Buckeridge [No 5] [2012] WASC 495
  49. Warwick Entertainment Centre Pty Ltd (Receivers and Managers Appointed) v Silkchime Pty Ltd (Receivers and Managers Appointed) [No 3] [2017] WASC 168
  50. Westpoint Corporation Pty Ltd v Clayton Utz [2004] WASC 3