Costs order against company in liquidation unlikely to be effective indemnity
Jackson, Sheryl (2003) Costs order against company in liquidation unlikely to be effective indemnity. Proctor, 23(11), p. 34.
In Kimtran v Downie  QCA 424, the Queensland Court of Appeal allowed an appeal from the decision of a District Court judge who had ordered costs against a non-party liquidator. It held that the court's decision in relation to the awarding of costs against a liquidator was not constrained by the decision of the of the Court of Appeal in Mahaffey v Belar Pty Ltd  QCA 2 in the manner stated in the District Court.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||costs ordered against company in liquidation, power of Commercial and Consumer Tribunal to award costs against non-party, propriety of liquidator's conduct not in question, no costs ordered against liquidator|
|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
|Deposited On:||25 Jun 2014 22:03|
|Last Modified:||25 Jun 2014 22:03|
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