Victorian Taxi Families Inc and Redfield Court Holdings P/L (ACN 092 473 080) v Taxi Services Commission (ABN 90 176 780 477) [2018] VSC 594

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE; EVIDENCE
Judgment type: 
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Common Law Division
Judge(s): 
Derham AsJ
Parties: 

Victorian Taxi Families Inc and Redfield Court Holdings P/L (ACN 092 473 080) v Taxi Services Commission (ABN 90 176 780 477)

Judgment Date: 
12 October 2018
Catchwords: 

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - Preliminary discovery - Whether reasonable grounds to believe that applicants may have right to obtain relief against respondent - Whether sufficient information to enable applicants to decide whether to commence proceeding - Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 r 32.05.

EVIDENCE - Parliamentary privilege - Statements made to Parliamentary Committees and reports of such Committees - Whether statements and reports may be tendered in evidence - Whether statements can be used to prove the truth of the facts contained in the statements - Bill of Rights 1689 (UK) art 9; Constitution Act 1975 (Vic) s 19; Parliamentary Privileges Act 1987 (Cth) s 16(3); Evidence Act 2008 (Vic) s 10.

Citation: 
[2018] VSC 594