From the New South Wales Court of Appeal:
APPEAL – leave to appeal – challenge to validity of costs certificate – whether final or interlocutory order – whether order relating to costs – whether leave to appeal required under Supreme Court Act 1970 (NSW), s 101(2)(e) or (q)
APPEAL – re-litigation of issue determined in previous appeal – issue not determinative of earlier appeal – whether sufficient basis for contention that earlier reasoning was erroneous
JUDGMENT AND ORDERS – costs certificate – costs order forming basis of assessment set aside – costs order reinstated on appeal – whether original costs certificate valid
Matthew Richardson appeared for the Respondent.