eLearning: Recent and important High Court Commercial Law Cases

The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

This seminar looks at recent and important High Court commercial law cases. It will do so in seven sections. This module will cover developments in proportionate liability, contract damages, and the law of penalties, by reference to 3 cases: – Paciocco v Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd and changes to the accepted approach to penalty clauses – Limitations of statutory proportionate liability regimes and Selig v Wealthsure – Clark v Macourt and the High Court’s approach to the assessment of damages in contract – Concluding summary and Q&A

Competency
  • 1.5 points Competency 4 Substantive Law

 

Speakers

Darren Jackson SC
Barrister
Francis Burt Chambers

Clara Wren
Barrister
Quayside Chambers

Rachael Young
Barrister
Fourth Floor Chambers

Price
Member
$149
CPD Freedom
$30