Practice and procedure : Personal Injuries Proceedings Act 2002 s56

Jackson, Sheryl (2006) Practice and procedure : Personal Injuries Proceedings Act 2002 s56. Proctor, 26(1), p. 42.

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Abstract

In Amos v Brisbane City Council [2005] QCA 433 the Queensland Court of Appeal was called upon to determine the scope of s56 of the Personal Injuries Proceedings Act 2002. The decision makes it clear that the section does not provide a complete code governing awards of damages and does not deprive the court of power to award costs against a plaintiff who fails to succeed on liability.

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ID Code: 72774
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Keywords: Personal Injuries Proceedings Act 2002 s 56, whether complete code governing awards of damages
ISSN: 1321-8794
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Litigation Adjudication and Dispute Resolution (180123)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 The author
Deposited On: 12 Jun 2014 22:26
Last Modified: 12 Jun 2014 22:26

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