Pham, Quan v Legal Services Commissioner [2017] VSCA 87

DEFAMATION
Judgment type: 
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Osborn JA, Beach JA
Parties: 

Pham, Quan v Legal Services Commissioner

Judgment Date: 
20 April 2017
Catchwords: 

DEFAMATION - Application for leave to appeal - Summary judgment - Whether applicant's defamation proceeding had a real, as opposed to fanciful, chance of success - Imputations - Whether imputations relied upon by applicant were capable of being conveyed - Applicant's proceeding did not have real chance of success - No error by primary judge - Proposed appeal does not have any real prospect of success - Application for leave to appeal refused - Defamation Act 2005 - Civil Procedure Act 2010, s63.

Citation: 
[2017] VSCA 87