Abdul-Rahman v WorkCover Authority of NSW (No 2) [2015] NSWSC 1900

COSTS – interest on costs orders – indemnity costs – lump sum costs – legal costs and counsel’s fees charged by plaintiff’s lawyers – generous to a fault – conduct of the proceedings requiring adjustment to usual costs orders – refusal of Calderbank offers by defendant not unreasonable – question marks over costs claimed under application for specified lump sum costs award

David Rayment appeared for WorkCover Authority of NSW