Weber, Mark Paul v Deakin University; Elkadi, Hisham; den Hollander, Jane; Sweeney, Jane; Campbell, Malcolm; Mills, Anthony; Tivendale, Linda; Day, Trevor; Rooney, Shirley; Tinkler, Gwen; O'Donoghue, Michael and Young, Kate [2018] VSCA 53

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
Judgment type: 
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Tate JA, McLeish JA, McDonald AJA
Parties: 

Weber, Mark Paul v Deakin University; Elkadi, Hisham; den Hollander, Jane; Sweeney, Jane; Campbell, Malcolm; Mills, Anthony; Tivendale, Linda; Day, Trevor; Rooney, Shirley; Tinkler, Gwen; O'Donoghue, Michael and Young, Kate

Judgment Date: 
8 March 2018
Catchwords: 

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - Judicial Review - Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal - Dismissal of claim during final hearing - Prior to commencement of final hearing respondents granted liberty to make no case submission without being put to election - Proceeding dismissed pursuant to Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998 s75 - Tribunal failed to apply statutory criteria for summary dismissal of proceeding - Tribunal dismissed proceeding pursuant to orders granting liberty to respondents to make no case submission - Whether appellant denied procedural fairness - No denial of procedural fairness - Appeal dismissed - Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998 s75, s80(1), s83(2), s98(3) - Equal Opportunity Act 2010 s8, s17, s20, s103.

Citation: 
[2018] VSCA 53